Deputy Programme Director – PG Certificate in Supervision
The Anne Freud Centre are looking for a Deputy Programme Director to ensure the delivery of high standard teaching and development of the Postgraduate (PG) Certificate in Supervision, according to UCL standards and regulations.
The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families supports distressed children and their families through innovative therapeutic practice and research, training and promoting awareness of mental health issues. In April 2019, the Centre opened its new Centre of Excellence located in King’s Cross. The Centre values diversity and aims to have a workforce that reflects this. We encourage applications from all sections of the community. Children and Young People’s Mental Health (CYPMH) and Wellbeing Services are going through an ambitious change. The training programme for Supervisors is in response to the need for increased capacity in sites for qualified supervisors equipped to supervise a range of modalities and professional disciplines. The Supervisors course is a one-year programme for clinicians and managers working in services committed to delivering Transformation and Change in Children and Young People’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Services. The Deputy Programme Director will work closely to support the Programme Director to ensure the delivery of high standard teaching and development of the Postgraduate (PG) Certificate in Supervision, according to UCL standards and regulations and in line with the course objectives. The role, in collaboration with the Programme Director, is to continue to develop, plan and organise content and structure for the UCL PG Certificate in Supervision. The post-holder will also provide direct tutor support to a small group of students. This will involve supporting their academic development and clinical progress along with pastoral support. The ideal candidate will have a clinical qualification in evidence-based therapies for CYP, experience of working on postgraduate courses and experience of working in CYP IAPT programmes. The Centre has moved to a hybrid model of working. From January 2022, staff will work onsite for up to 40% of their working hours at the Anna Freud Centre in King’s Cross, London (4-8 Rodney Street, London N1 9JH). Staff will work onsite when it is considered safe to do so, following government guidance and guidance from UCL policy. Please email Recruitment@annafreud.org if you require assistance or experience difficulties in applying. Please note all our posts require candidates to have the Right to Work in the UK at the time of applying and we do not hold a sponsorship licence. Contract duration Permanent Closing date for applications Midday (12pm), Monday 10 January 2022. Notification of interview Shortlisted applicants will be notified no later than Wednesday 12 January 2022. Please note: due to volume of applications expected, we will be unable to notify unsuccessful candidates. Interviews Interviews will be held in the week commencing 17 January 2022. How to apply For more information about this role and to apply, please go to annafreud.org/vacancies/. We are unable to accept CVs and kindly request no contact from agencies.