Expression of Interest for Faculty Roles at IICP College

IICP College is seeking to expand its panel of lecturers and associate lecturers in areas such as counselling and psychotherapy theory, skills, personal development and research methods. Those with areas of specialisation (working with children, family, sexuality, addiction, bereavement) are also welcome to express their interest. IICP College offers the following major awards on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ):

  • Certificate in Counselling & Psychotherapeutic Studies (L6 NFQ)
  • BA (Hons) in Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy (L9 NFQ)
  • MA in Pluralistic Counselling and Psychotherapy (L9 NFQ)
  • MA in Integrative Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy (L9 NFQ)
  • Certificate in CBT (L9 NFQ – Minor Award)

Teaching is delivered on a modular basis [22-32 hours per module which can be delivered on a weekly basis (1.5 to 3 hours per week) or in block format at weekends]. Salary depends on experience. We are currently seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified lecturing staff for the following roles:

 

  1. Lecturers

Expressions of interest are sought from those who meet the following criteria:

  • Excellent ability to teach a range of counselling and psychotherapy related topics to include theory, skills, personal development, clinical placement and research methods.
  • Appropriate teaching and learning experience/qualifications.
  • Fully accredited members of IACP/IAHIP/BACP – at least 5 years accredited (for counselling and psychotherapy specific modules only)
  • Have a strong understanding of evidence-based practice and research focus.
  • Be proficient in the use of technology (PowerPoint, Moodle) for teaching and learner support (An understanding of technology enabled learning would be beneficial).
  • Lecturers for our Level 8 Degree will be qualified to at least Level 8 on the NFQ.
  • Lecturers for our Level 9 Masters will be qualified to at least Level 9 on the NFQ.

 

  1. Associate Lecturers

Expressions of interest are sought from those who meet the following criteria:

  • Strong ability to teach a range of counselling and psychotherapy related topics to include theory, skills and personal development.
  • Fully accredited members of IACP/IAHIP/BACP (for counselling and psychotherapy specific modules only).
  • Have approximately 2 years’ teaching experience.
  • Have a strong understanding of evidence based practice and research focus.
  • Be proficient in the use of technology (PowerPoint, Moodle )for teaching and learner support (An understanding of technology enabled learning would be beneficial).
  • Lecturers for our Level 8 Degree will be qualified to at least Level 8 on the NFQ.
  • Lecturers for our Level 9 Masters will be qualified to at least Level 9 on the NFQ.

 

  1. Lecturing Support Staff (Teaching Assistants)

Expressions of interest are sought from those who meet the following criteria:

  • Qualified therapists (to at least level 8 on the NFQ) who wish to develop their knowledge, skills and competencies in teaching and learning.
  • Lecturing support staff should have good interpersonal skills and exhibit a willingness to support faculty in the delivery of modules, and to give developmental feedback to learners (for instance in skills training).

If you are interested in joining a dynamic and growing faculty team, please email your CV and a cover letter to triona@iicp.ie