Marriage & Family Therapy Faculty Position

Posted: November 5, 2019


Briercrest College and Seminary invites applications for a faculty position in Marriage and Family Therapy, commencing August 1, 2020.

The successful candidate will be responsible for serving as the primary instructor and coordinator for the MA in Marriage and Family Therapy and Master of Counselling programs, which have established a reputation for placing students in a variety of counselling-related occupations. The ideal candidate will have attained supervisor status within the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, have an extensive background in marriage and family counselling, a completed doctoral degree, credentials with the Canadian Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and demonstrates potential for excellence in teaching, research, and service to the church. Consideration will be given to applicants with ongoing private counselling practice.

Questions about the nature of the post may be directed to Dr. Blayne Banting, Interim Dean of the Seminary. (

Briercrest College and Seminary is a private post-secondary institution in the evangelical Protestant tradition that enrolls over 700 students in 18 undergraduate and graduate programs. Candidates must be committed to historic Christian orthodoxy and be sympathetic to the traditions of the college and seminary. All employees agree to sign a doctrinal statement and code of conduct. Information about the school can be found at teh institutional web site,


Applicants should submit a cover letter, writing sample, statement of educational philosophy, evidence of teaching and coaching effectiveness (if available), curriculum vitae, transcripts, and three professional letters of reference to Mr. Adrian Leister, Director of Human Resources (, 510 College Drive, Briercrest College, Caronport, SK, S0H 0S0.

Review of applications will begin December 9, 2019. However, applications will be received until a suitable candidate is found.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. While Briercrest College and Seminary hires on the basis of merit, we are committed to the principle of equity in employment.

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