Clinical Lead/Educator Opportunities in Mental Health Services

  • Competitive salary package – full-time or part-time
  • Brand new clinic opposite Lyell McEwin Hospital – opening January 2024
  • Free onsite parking
  • Form part of the team to create and pilot an interdisciplinary clinician- and student-led mental health service in a collaborative and inclusive work environment.

Are you a dynamic professional in Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Social Work, or Nurse Practitioner with a passion for mental health? Seize the chance to lead and educate in a unique environment at UniSA Health’s brand-new Elizabeth Clinic where clinician and student-led services converge to redefine mental health care.

Role Overview:

As the Clinical Lead/Educator for your discipline, you will play a central role in advancing mental health care through the development of clinician and student-led service models in a multi-disciplinary environment. Key responsibilities include:

Service delivery: Identify innovative best practices to design, implement and evaluate practitioner and student-led mental health services – in close collaboration with external services and stakeholders.
Education: Develop and implement comprehensive education programs for students and practitioners, ensuring a continuous cycle of learning and growth – cultivating a culture of mentorship with an interprofessional approach.
Leadership: Provide leadership to the Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Social Work, and Nursing teams, fostering a collaborative environment that balances the strengths of practitioners and enthusiastic students.


Tertiary qualification in Clinical Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Social Work or Nurse Practitioner
Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) or relevant professional body
Recent clinical experience (minimum 3 years) in delivery of mental health services
Experience in educational program development and/or student supervision
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Commitment to providing compassionate and evidence-based mental health care.
Psychology Board of Australia approved supervisor (clinical psychologists)
Endorsement in Clinical Psychology (clinical psychologists)

How to Apply:

Ready to shape the future of mental health care? Send your resume and a cover letter outlining your experience and vision for clinician and student-led mental health services at UniSA Health to

UniSA Health Pty Ltd, 26A Mark Road, Elizabeth South 5112

For further information please contact:

Kate Logan, Manager Health and Clinical Education

Email or call 0401 983 213

Applications close 21st December 2023


Clinical Lead/Educator in Mental Health Services Position

  • Elizabeth, SA