Counselling Faculty

Posted: October 19, 2020


Briercrest College and Seminary invites applications for a residential or remote faculty position in Counselling, commencing August 1, 2021.

The successful candidate will be responsible for serving as instructor in 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. Preference will be given to candidates who have attained supervisor status with the Canadian Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (or equivalent), have an extensive background in Marriage and Family Counselling, a completed Master’s Degree with plans for further studies toward a terminal degree, 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 or to view the position profile may be directed to Dr. Blayne Banting, 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 the institutional web site,


Applicants should submit a cover letter, philosophy of supervision, evidence of teaching and counselling effectiveness (if available), curriculum vitae, transcripts, and the names of three references to Mr. Adrian Leister, Director of Human Resources ( 510 College Drive, Briercrest College, Caronport, SK, S0H 0S0.

Review of applications will begin as they are received. 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 merit, we are committed to the principle of equity in employment.

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