Clinical Psychology Placement Supervisor

Armidale, Australia
09 May 2018
End of advertisement period
27 May 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

School of Psychology and Behavioural Science

  • Fixed-term to December 2019
  • $93,021 to $107,953 per annum (Level 8)
  • Plus 17% employer superannuation.Salary packaging options are available.
  • Applicants must have ongoing full time work rights (UNE will not provide sponsorship for this position)

The UNE Psychology Clinic (The Clinic) provides specialist clinical experience for students completing the Master of Psychology (Clinical), and PhD (Clinical Psychology) degrees. The Clinic fulfils an important community service by providing high quality mental health services to members of the general public. The Clinic is part of the School of Psychology and Behavioural Science. The School is affiliated with the Psychology Foundation of Australia and its training programs are fully accredited with the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council.

About the role

The Clinical Psychology Placement Supervisor assists in the functions of the University of New England Psychology Clinic and provides individual and group clinical supervision to clinical psychology trainees, including coordinating, monitoring and reviewing student placements, and playing an active role in the postgraduate Clinical and Professional Psychology Programs as part of the broader teaching and professional staff team.

Skills & Experience

The School is seeking an enthusiastic individual with excellent oral and written communication skills, discretion and tact and extensive clinical experience in clinical psychology. The successful candidate should be experienced in the application of evidence based psychological therapies, contemporary psychometric and clinical assessment techniques and have experience working with people with a range of psychological disorders. The successful candidate will also be able to provide high level clinical supervision of clients, staff and students and have solid knowledge of the relevant standards of the Psychology Board of Australia; The Australian Psychological Society and the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council relating to training and ethical practice in clinical psychology.

About UNE

The University of New England in Armidale, Australia is a unique university, in the enviable position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and academic innovation. UNE is proud of its heritage and status as one of Australia’s oldest universities and we are committed to maintaining the tradition of distinction for which we are renowned.

About Armidale

Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights all for a fraction of the price you’d expect to pay in a major city. You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquillity of the New England on a rural property.

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Additional information

To discuss this role please contact Dr Warren Bartik, Director UNE Psychology Clinic:  phone 02 6773 3743 or email

Closing Date:   Sunday 27 May 2018

Reference No:   218092

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria in your application.

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.