$42,399 - $55,288 a year

We are seeking to appoint an experienced clinician to provide support for our Deputy Director (CYP) to deliver our postgraduate CBT programmes. The post will involve teaching, clinical supervision, marking and contribution to the development of the programmes. Our programmes include training for clinicians who work with children and young people so experience of working with this client group is essential.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced clinician to provide support for our Deputy Director (CYP) to deliver our postgraduate CBT programmes. The post will involve teaching, clinical supervision, marking and contribution to the development of the programmes. Our programmes include training for clinicians who work with children and young people so experience of working with this client group is essential.

The post will involve planning, organising and contributing to teaching programmes, supporting other staff, liaising with external and internal stakeholders, clinical supervision, assessment of students, and helping develop new and existing programmes. Our programmes include training for clinicians who work with a range of clients of different ages, and we are keen for people with experience working with children and young people to apply.

The post can be taken up as a secondment or University contract and is fixed term for one year. We are looking for someone who is keen to develop their career in clinical training.

You will have:

  • Experience in delivering and teaching Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
  • Excellent clinical, supervision and teaching skills
  • BABCP accreditation as a CBT therapist
  • Ability to link the science and practice of evidence based psychological therapies
  • Ability to mark effectively and consistently and to tight schedules, and to use standardised measures appropriately.
  • Confident communication skills in a range of settings and with senior colleagues in the NHS and in University settings
  • Ability to understand how and when difficulties arise with implementing evidence-based psychological therapies; ability to work with clinicians from all backgrounds with a variety of experience to troubleshoot these difficulties.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office packages.
  • Ability to evaluate their own clinical and teaching work.
  • Exceptional organisational ability.

Interview date: TBC

Informal contact details

Alternative informal contact details


Contact role:

Director of Clinical Studies

Contact role:

Deputy Director of Training


Contact name:

Pamela Myles-Hooton

Contact name:

Hannah Whitney


Contact phone:

0118 3785654

Contact phone:


Contact email:

p.myles@reading.ac.uk

Contact email:

h.l.whitney@reading.ac.uk


The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, is a Stonewall Diversity and Global Diversity Champion, and supports the principles of the Race Equality Charter and Athena SWAN. Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.

$42,399 - $55,288 a year