Clinician, Psychology

Ballarat, Australia
Nov 12, 2021
End of advertisement period
Dec 05, 2021
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
  • Ballarat Campuses – School of Science, Psychology and Sport
  • Multiple part-time positions available, fixed-term appointment until December 2022
  • Level D $148,195 plus 17% superannuation

About the role

Federation University is offering skilled clinical psychologists a unique opportunity to make a significant contribution to the education and training of our future clinical and general psychologists.

We have multiple positions available, working up to-two days per week at our Ballarat campuses.

You will be employed in either the private or public sector and seeking a part-time position, teaching (lecturing), assessing, and supervising students in our Master of Psychology (Clinical) and Master of Professional Psychology (5+1) programs

You will join a professional, collaborative and supportive clinical academic team to:

  • contribute to the development and delivery of postgraduate courses
  • provide clinical supervision to postgraduate students

The School of Science, Psychology and Sport offer a wide range of pathways and qualifications in psychology, human movement and sports sciences, biomedical and food science, environmental and conservation science as well as veterinary and wildlife science.

Within our Psychology program, we are proud to train our postgraduate students and support our community through the Federation Community Psychology Service (the Psychology Clinic) which provides psychological support for children, adolescents, and adults.

About you

To be considered for this position you will have:

  • A master’s or doctoral degree, or equivalent, in psychology
  • A valid Working with Children Check (WWCC)
  • Registration in Australia as a general psychologist with clinical endorsement
  • Approved supervisor status with the Psychology Board of Australia
  • A minimum of three-years-experience as a clinical psychologist
  • Experience developing and delivering contemporary clinical psychology materials
  • Experience providing clinical supervision.

Directions from Victoria’s Chief Health Officer require all Victorian-based Federation University workers to have received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by 22 October 2021 and to be fully vaccinated by 26 November 2021, unless they are an Excepted Person as defined by the COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Directions. All applicants must therefore be able to comply with this requirement.

To discuss these positions, and for further information please contact

Associate Professor Dixie Statham
Discipline Leader Psychology, School of Science, Psychology and Sport
Telephone: (03) 5327 6158

Please note that applications will be prioritised for those with current working rights in Australia and who are not affected by travel restrictions. Please see the latest updates to Australia’s immigration and border arrangements during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak:

How to apply

Please apply by Sunday 5 December 2021.

Applicants are required to submit a resume. To view the Position Description, please see Job ID 850979

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please email the Recruitment team or phone 03 5327 9756. Our position description also lists a contact person for job specific enquiries.

At Federation University Australia we value diversity, embrace difference and nurture a connected, safe and respectful community. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people of all cultures, abilities, sexualities and genders. Should you require additional support please email Bianca Molloy, our Manager, Organisational Development and Diversity.

Find out more about our Aboriginal and Torres Islander Employment Strategy. For support or queries relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment please email Bianca Molloy, our Manager, Organisational Development and Diversity.

A workplace for remarkable people

For almost 150 years we have been reaching out to new communities, steadily building a generation of independent thinkers united in the knowledge that they are greater together.

We are committed to attracting, retaining and developing the best talent in the regions in which we operate. From our academic and research staff to those working in student experience, we are all part of a collaborative culture that inspires the highest levels of excellence, innovation, integrity and respect. We are proud of our SAGE Athena SWAN Bronze accreditation in 2019 for recognising our commitment to advancing the careers of women, trans and gender diverse individuals in STEM disciplines in higher education and research.

What we offer

You will be able to take advantage of our UniSports Health and Fitness Centre in Mt Helen, in addition to benefits such as purchased leave, annualised hours, blended workforce options (work from home flexibility), salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare (Mt Helen and Gippsland), discounted private health insurance, affordable parking, wellness programs, professional development programs and many other benefits. For further information visit our leave and work-life balance web page.

For more information on a career with us, please visit our website or let our staff tell you more.