Lecturer in Counselling CHC

Are you a Christian Counsellor with a passion to show God’s love to others? Do you have experience in lecturing and mentoring others? Do you want to work in a Christian family environment where faith is celebrated?

This role could be a great opportunity for you. We are offering this position as either full-time or as a 3-4 day per week position to ensure we find the best applicant.


CHC is a fully accredited private higher education provider located at Carindale, Brisbane, that aspires to model a Christian higher education alternative. CHC exists to re-imagine how we think about human flourishing, vocation, calling and the integration of faith and learning across all fields of human endeavour.


Position Duties

  • Teaching that includes preparation and delivery of face-to-face class and virtual sessions in accordance with approved unit outlines, including development of learning resources for CHC’s online learning management system. Class sessions are offered in various modalities including onsite, hybrid and online formats.

  • Preparation and marking of assessment items in accordance with approved unit outlines and administrative functions associated with student learning and assessment.

  • Curriculum and course development, including reviewing and revising unit outlines in the context of a biblical worldview.

  • Engage in periodic reviews of the effectiveness of the courses to support accreditation and college assessment needs.

  • Engage in student and sessional faculty mentoring activities.

  • Keeping up to date with teaching pedagogy and instructional technology.

  • Contributions to the relevant profession, and/or discipline.

  • Active scholarship.

  • Consultation with students.

  • Participation in School of Social Science and CHC meetings.

  • Other duties as assigned by the Dean.

Scholarship and Research

  • Keeping up-to-date with theoretical and empirical research in area(s) of expertise in the field of Counselling. We have relationships with PACFA and ACA.

  • Publishing scholarly articles in professional periodicals and academic journals, including reportable publications relevant to Human Services.

  • Undertaking research that leads to scholarship of Teaching & Learning.

Community Engagement

  • Encouragement of spiritual growth and development of students and colleagues.

  • Attend college and school meetings.

  • Accept leadership responsibility for divisional or committee activities.

  • Active participation in recruiting activities as led by marketing office.

  • Foster key industry networks in counselling.

Apply Now

To be considered for this position, please forward an application via email to [email protected] and include the following items:

Cover letter evidencing your suitability and experience for fulfilment of the criteria specified in the position description;

Full CV including qualifications and work experience, and:

Names and contact details of three referees (including a Christian pastor/minister).

For more information, visit the Employment page on the CHC website.