Clinic Director

Armidale, Australia
19 Mar 2020
End of advertisement period
02 Apr 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

UNE Psychology Clinic – UNE School of Psychology – Armidale

  • Continuing, full-time
  • $119,732 per annum (Level 10) + 15% Market Loading (superannuable)
  • 17% Employer Superannuation. Salary packaging options are available.
  • Relocation assistance provided
  • Applicants must have ongoing full time work rights (UNE will not provide sponsorship for this position)

The University of New England in Armidale, Australia boasts an excellent national and international reputation being a leader in research and academic innovation that has industry impact. We aim to foster a constructive and engaged culture where creative ideas and innovation thrive.

The Faculty of Medicine and Health offers innovative degree programs across a range of disciplines and professions, underpinned by the University's commitment to providing excellent teaching, outstanding learning facilities and a first-rate student learning experience. The Faculty includes three Schools: the School of Health, the School of Psychology and the School of Rural Medicine. Further information can be found on the website at Faculty of Medicine and Health.

UNE Psychology Clinic is located in the Tablelands Clinical School in Armidale, New South Wales. The primary function of the Clinic is to provide students in the Master of Psychology (Clinical) program with a strong foundation in evidence-based psychological practice within their initial internal practicum. 

About the role

The Clinic Director has four principal areas of responsibility: managing Clinic operations, overseeing the internal student practicum, managing relationships with external stakeholders, and contributing to the Clinical Research Program. The Clinic Director is the conduit between the University and regional health care providers, where many graduates of the Master of Psychology (Clinical) will ultimately gain employment. A key challenge in this role is to establish strategic partnerships with external stakeholders in order to optimize training and employment opportunities for students, and to foster synergistic research collaborations aligned with the University’s Research Strategy. 

Skills & Experience

To be considered for this role, you will have a Doctoral qualification in clinical psychology combined with substantial clinical experience specifically in senior/leadership roles involving management and strategic business development within the clinical practice setting. We will also require candidates to demonstrate experience in the supervision of Provisional Psychologists together with evidence of publications and/or presentations of psychology related research and/or practice.

Additional information

To discuss this opportunity, please contact Professor Debra Dunstan, Head of School, School of Psychology, Faculty of Medicine & Health by email: To find out more visit the website at School of Psychology.

Closing Date: 2 April 2020, midnight

Reference No: 220038

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria, contained in the position statement on the UNE Jobs website:

Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

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