Limited Term Lecturer in Counselling Psychology
Simon Fraser University
Limited Term Lecturer in Counselling Psychology
The Faculty of Education, Simon Fraser University, seeks applications for two full-time
temporary (1 year, with possibility of extension) positions for Limited Term Lecturers in the Counselling Psychology program. Applicants who can contribute to the teaching of any of the core counselling courses, and offer clinical supervision are encouraged to apply. The final selection of candidates will be based on the best overall demonstration of potential for contribution to the program.
Start Date: May 1, 2024
End Date: April 30, 2025
• Doctoral degree in Counselling Psychology or related field
• Registration with relevant professional body (BCACC, CCPA, or BC College of Psychologists)
• Minimum 5 years clinical practice experience
• Supervisory competencies (e.g. CCPA’s Canadian Certified Counsellor-supervisor designation or Graduate level training in counsellor supervision) and experience conducting clinical supervision
• Ability to teach practice-oriented courses and provide clinic supervision
• Teach counselling related courses and programming at both the undergraduate and graduate level, work with pre- practicum and practicum students.
• List of courses that may be taught: EDUC 323; EDUC 324; EDUC 327; EDUC 328; or EDUC 423 and EDUC 871 or EDUC 873; and EDUC 877; EDUC 799 and EDUC 800 – https://www.sfu.ca/students/calendar/2024/spring/courses/educ.html
• Experience designing and delivering courses in three or more of the key teaching areas of the program including: supervised clinical practice, school counselling, counselling skills and strategies, assessment, ethics, group counselling, career counselling,
multicultural counselling and family counselling.
• Experience working with clients of diverse and marginalized backgrounds including Indigenous and newcomer clients
• Capacity to practice and supervise from a multicultural social justice perspective
• Able to contribute to Faculty priorities of Equity, Indigeneity and Inquiry
NOTE: the faculty is open to applications from experienced and qualified practitioners who may not be able to take on the full-time position. Please indicate your preference regarding full or part time work in your cover letter.
Located in the Greater Vancouver area, SFU’s Faculty of Education is committed to scholarly excellence, leading-edge pedagogy, innovative curriculum, engagement with teachers, and a participatory democratic culture. We offer programs on three campuses in Burnaby, Surrey, and downtown Vancouver – https://www.sfu.ca and work with learning communities, school districts, institutions of higher education and industry partners throughout British Columbia. The Faculty has an outstanding record in research grants and publications, and in the design and delivery of innovative community-based programs in teacher education and professional development. As a relatively small, generalist counsellor education program, we seek candidates who are able to contribute in these areas and have interests in education across disciplinary boundaries, in keeping with the non-departmental organization of the Faculty.
SFU is a university that serves students of diverse ethnic, cultural, linguistic and international origins and, therefore, interests and or experience in working in multicultural and international settings with students of diverse backgrounds is a desired attribute of applicants.
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants are asked to email separate files (Word or PDF) to email@example.com:
1. A signed application letter that describes the applicant’s qualifications, teaching experience in relation to the courses listed, and potential contributions to the wider Faculty.
2. A current curriculum vitae.
3. The names and contact information of three referees. Please do not ask referees to send letters of reference in advance.
4. A scholarly publication, if available
Deadline for applications is March 3, 2024. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Faculty salaries at SFU are based on the salary scales bargained between the University and the SFU Faculty Association. A reasonable estimate of the salary range for a full-time lecturer position is $84,049 – $98,057. The University and the SFU Faculty Association have recently reached a new agreement. New salary scales will be released as soon as possible. To access the most up-to-date salary scales, please refer to the Faculty Relations website here.
Simon Fraser University is an institution whose strength is based on our shared commitments to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Diversity is an underlying principle of our Strategic Vision, which pledges SFU to “foster a culture of inclusion and mutual respect, celebrating the diversity reflected among its students, faculty, staff and our community.” SFU is committed to ensuring no individual is denied access to employment opportunities for reasons unrelated to ability or qualifications. Consistent with this principle, SFU will advance the interests of underrepresented members of the work force, including Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, racialized persons and women; embrace gender and sexual diversity; ensure that
equal opportunity is afforded to all who seek employment at the University; and treat all employees equity.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Under the authority of the University Act, personal information that is required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further details see the Collection Notice (https://www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/academic-careers.html)