In the final year of both our Diploma in Counselling and MA in Psychotherapy and Counselling, the students are required to have a Live Assessment where they present a 10-minute audio recording of their work. The lead Live Assessor is responsible for writing up the feedback, in collaboration with a 2nd assessor.

The successful candidate will be an experienced and registered psychotherapists, with thorough knowledge of integrative theory and practice, and have assessment experience.

Essential requirements for the post holder include (please see the Job Description and Person Specification below for full details):

◊ Recent experience of teaching in a psychotherapy organisation including assessing students and marking written work.

◊ Sound knowledge of Integrative Therapeutic Skills and a broad range of theoretical approaches including Object Relations, Humanistic and Existential Theories, Attachment and Relational Approaches and Contemporary Theories.

◊ Awareness of equality, diversity and intersectionality in relation to therapeutic practice.

◊ Sound knowledge of therapeutic skills required, including utilisation of conscious and unconscious processes, the ethical and therapeutic frame.

◊ UKCP registration or BACP Accreditation.


Please apply using the Application Form and Record Declaration below with a covering email or letter by email to Justine Walsh ([email protected]). For further information contact Alyson Jaffe ([email protected]).

Application deadline: 9am on Monday 19th April.

Interview Dates: TBC

This post is being advertised internally and externally. We would particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates and disabled people. These groups are underrepresented in the profession and at the Minster Centre.

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