Assistant Lecturer in Psychology
Application closing date
Faculty / School or Service
Faculty of Health & Life Sciences (HLS)
£27,924 to £37,467 per annum
As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some pretty impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances.
We are looking to appoint a full-time Assistant Lecturer in Psychology to
join our highly regarded team of academics delivering on a range of online,
and on campus psychology courses. As these are teaching-focused roles we
are particularly interested in receiving applications from applicants with
experience of and interest in delivering teaching and/or professional
training, setting and marking assessments and supporting students within
higher education settings. Your teaching approach will be flexible, student-
centred and research informed. As the role will also require you to develop
and maintain productive relationships with placement providers, employers and
other stakeholders, you will need a high level of interpersonal skills, and
personal effectiveness to promote a high-quality experience for all our
stakeholders. You will have a strong commitment to continuing professional
development and to inter-professional and international perspectives.
This is an exciting time to join Coventry University and the School of
Psychological, Social and Behavioural Sciences. With a University Gold TEF
rating, ranking 2nd in the UK for Teaching Excellence, and outstanding NSS
scores in our courses we have demonstrable excellence in student experience.
As a global University, our contribution to teaching excellence extends beyond
our UK campuses, and the School of Psychological, Social and Behavioural
Sciences works with partner organisations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa
and South-East Asia. Additionally, we offer global experience opportunities
through teaching and research-related activities to both staff and students,
and we have a strong commitment to the internationalisation of our curricula.
The School is recognised for the high quality of its provision of applied and
professional courses. This includes a broad portfolio of on-campus, off-
campus, blended and distance learning courses both discipline and profession
specific. The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences has strong partnerships with
employers and placement providers from a range of sectors including Local
Authority Social Services, Strategic Health Authorities, NHS Trusts,
education, and the independent, voluntary and the private sectors. Research
activity is an integral part of the Faculty's business and you will be
encouraged to develop your research interests.
Coventry University offers academic support and professional development
support and provides the opportunity for staff without a recognised teaching
qualification to undertake the PGCert.
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For further information please contact Dr Rebecca Jenks, Curriculum Lead UG
Psychology courses and MSc Psychology on email@example.com
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