Lecturer - Counselling

Trafford College Group
Stockport [Greater Manchester]
£10,810.8 - £13,840.8 Per Year
21 Nov 2020 15:47
30 Nov 2020 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
Health & Social Care / Counselling
Contract Type
Part Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Is Offered

Lecturer - Counselling

Lecturer - Counselling

14 hours per week

£10,810.80 - £13,840.80 (pro rated salary per annum)

£27,027 - £34,602 (full time equivalent salary per annum)

Stockport Campus

We will consider applicants who are interested in considering the opportunity to work less than the advertised hours.

Trafford College Group through its innovative approach to learning and exceptional engagement with business prepares learners for success in work and life.

We are looking for an experienced Lecturer to join the Counselling Team to help us achieve our vision of unlocking potential and fostering success.  If you share our passion for innovation and success, there has never been a better time to work for Trafford College Group!

As a Lecturer at Trafford College your key responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering outstanding courses which meet learner needs through the use of a diverse range of teaching and learning strategies, allowing learners to access a comprehensive range of resources and providing comprehensive assessment opportunities.
  • Maximising learner recruitment, retention and success through the provision of an outstanding educational experience which enable learners to maximise their potential.
  • Completing and maintaining effective data in relation to learners including, attendance, individual learner targets, progression, achievement and destination.
  • Being responsible for a course/courses of study and learner outcome.

In order to be successful for this role, it is essential that you possess a Degree or a relevant professional qualification together with suitable experience which relates to teaching Counselling courses up to level 4.

The successful applicant must:

  • Be a qualified, experienced counsellor in current supervised practice
  • Be proficient in applying Person Centred, CBT and TA
  • Possess a minimum level 4 counselling qualification
  • Be a member of a professional body eg BACP, BABCP, NCS or UKCP
  • Hold professional indemnity insurance

A teaching qualification will also be required along with a commitment to achieve a level 5 qualification within 2 years, or if a vocational area a commitment to achieve teacher qualified status within 2 years.

A job description and person specification is available on our website.

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This position is open to direct applicants only.

To apply for this position please visit our website to complete an application form:


Closing date for receipt of applications: 30 November 2020

The Trafford College Group promotes, celebrates and values diversity and is committed to promoting equality for all.  As part of our commitment to being a Disability Confident Employer, all disabled applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the job, as set out in the job description and person specification, will be guaranteed an interview.

The Trafford College Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Employment at the Trafford College Group is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check via the Disclosure and Barring Service and any post in regulated activity will also be subject to an additional barred list check.

Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive we are unfortunately not able to respond to each applicant.  If you have not been called for interview within 3 weeks of the closing date, you should assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.



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