Clinical Educator – Occupational Therapy

Job posted: 13/11/2020
Applications close: 30/11/2020 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Education and Training, Health and Allied Health

Reference: 54558

Reference: 54558

Occupation: Education and Training, Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

  • OT Grade 4 Clinical Educatior - Occupational Therapy

  • Part Time 0.5 FTE

  • Program wide leadership role

  • Support your discipline through learning and practice development

Your New Team

The NMWH learning, workforce and culture precinct, situated at Royal Park Campus, includes the Mental Health Training and Development Unit (MHTDU), Nursing and Allied Health Entry Level and Transition Programs, and Management of Clinical Aggression program. As a collective, we are dedicated to providing support for staff through the delivery and facilitation of high quality, engaging learning and development programs. The there is no shortage of variety and opportunity. We look after each other, thrive on ideas, and strive for excellence in teaching, learning and workforce support.

Your success in this role will be in your ability to

  • Conduct a program of work that identifies the workforce learning and development needs Occupational Therapists across NWMH

  • Conduct scoping activities that identify Occupational Therapy roles across the lifespan, including data regarding the positions in various areas

  • Work collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders including managers, learning leaders, discipline leaders, and the Centre for Mental Health Learning.

  • Provide or develop links with  OT Academic programs to ensure curriculum and Research/Post Graduate study sector

  • Contribute to the achievement of NWMH’s overall objectives/deliverables

Your Contribution

  • 10 years’ post-graduation experience in clinical mental health

  • Experience in designing and delivering learning and development programs in either Occupational Therapy or Mental Health settings

  • Highly developed written and oral communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated experience in a leadership role and working working with large and diverse groups of stakeholders

  • Experience in identifying professional development needs of health professionals

  • Demonstrated skills and experience in professional (clinical) supervision; conducting training sessions and facilitating groups in a multidisciplinary context

  • Able to competently perform in a position with a degree of autonomy and responsibility whilst also contributing effectively as a team member within a multidisciplinary team environment

  • Understanding of and ability to contribute to positive workforce culture, staff wellbeing, and leadership initiatives.

Our Commitment to You

Here at The RMH/NWMH we strive for excellence with a strong purpose that defines the work we do for our community – Advancing health for everyone, every day. This is the Melbourne Way.  

We believe our success comes from our people. We’re committed to the RMH/NWMH being a great place to work and a great place to receive care. We have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership, education and empowering our staff to Speak Up for themselves and each other.

This is a role where your passion and expertise can come together to create a truly defining career opportunity. It is a unique opportunity to help us transform the future of the RMH/NWMH and ultimately ensure we continue to deliver world class healthcare.


The RMH/NWMH is proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community.  Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.


Get to know us at www.nwmh.org.au or click ‘Apply Now’ or email: kate.lhuede@mh.org.au

RMH is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement

Clinical Educator – Occupational Therapy

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Kate Lhuede - 0417120038
Greg Miller - 83872740

Clinical Educator – Occupational Therapy