Lecturer (Education) in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary See description

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1438026

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Lecturer (Education) in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) based in Belfast.

School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Queen’s University Belfast is one of the prestigious Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities in the UK and Ireland, combining excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos, for our 24,000 students and 4,200 staff, funded through an annual turnover of some £300m.  As a driver of innovation and talent, based on excellence and global strategic partnerships, we offer generous employment terms and underpinned by excellent lifestyle benefits including opportunities for family friendly working and support for wellbeing.

Our five core values – Integrity, Connected, Ambition, Respect, Excellence – are shared by our staff and students, representing the expectations we have for ourselves and each other, guiding our day-to-day decisions and the way we behave as individuals in an international organisation.

The School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work is seeking to appoint a Lecturer (Education) who will contribute to the delivery of a high quality postgraduate programme in Applied behaviour Analysis for the period of 12 months (January 2020 to January 2021) and contribute to the School’s outreach activity and teaching-related administration. 

The successful candidate must:

  • Have or be about to obtain a PhD in a relevant area of social science.
  • Be a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA)
  • Have teaching experience using a range of teaching methods.
  • Have experience of marking written assignments.
  • Have demonstrable ability to design course materials and to plan and organise the delivery and assessment of taught courses in own specialism.
  • Have demonstrable ability to contribute to scholarly activity in a relevant area of social science.

Further information about the School can be found on the website.

Salary scale: £36,914 to £51,034 per annum

To Apply please click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our website

Closing date: Wednesday 2 October 2019

Anticipated interview date: Wednesday 6 November 2019

For full job details and criteria please see the Candidate Information link on our website by clicking ‘apply’.  You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria when you submit your application.

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit.  We welcome applications from all sections of society and particularly from people with a disability. 

Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but, in particular circumstances, may be renewed or made permanent, subject to availability of funding.