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Allied Health Clinical Educator: Critical and Acute Care

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypeFull Time - Fixed Term
  • Positions10 Positions
  • Applications Close AtClosed 6 months ago
    Never published
  • Job no: 48307
  • Category: Allied Health and Medical Science, Other Allied Health / Medical Science

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community-based services.

Allied Health Clinical Educator - Psychologist: Critical and Acute Care


Part Time Position (0.8 EFT)

Fixed Term 

Classification: Allied Health Professional Grade 4 (Clinical Psychology or Clinical Health Psychology)

Working across acute and critical care wards and programs at The Alfred


The Department 
Allied Health is comprised of ten therapy and science disciplines, working across acute, rehabilitation/aged care, mental health and community/ambulatory care services. The Allied Health Professional Practice Framework underpins the work of Allied Health at Alfred Health in contributing to Alfred Health’s purpose.


The Role

This position is one of a number of Allied Health Educator positions that are aligned to time-limited Victorian Department of Health Covid-19 Interdisciplinary Training for Allied Health funding, and are responsible for upskilling, inducting, integrating and providing on-the-job support for within-scope discipline, and multidisciplinary team-based care in critical and acute care at Alfred Health. In collaboration with members of the multi-disciplinary team, a primary role of the position is to identify, deliver and evaluate a range of educational activities and resources. Depending on discipline background the educator may also provide reflective practice opportunities across the team and work in collaboration with existing peer support and other staff support initiatives.


The Allied Health Educator will work with the Allied Health Education Lead to design, develop, implement and evaluate training and education resources aligned to contemporary education principles. The overall aim of these resources is to upskill the allied health workforce to supplement the acute and critical care nursing workforces.


Qualifications/Experience Required**

  • Registration under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (Victoria) Act 2009  (where appropriate) or accreditation with relevant self-regulating professional body
  • Applied knowledge of multi-modal education design, implementation and evaluation of single discipline or interprofessional education models
  • Allied Health qualification (at least 5 years’ experience), with eligibility for membership of relevant Allied Health professional body
  • Experience in leading change initiatives and/ or project management
  • Sound knowledge of the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards


**Psychologists, in addition to the above, must have:
• Endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (Victoria) Act 2009
• Masters or Doctorate in Clinical Psychology/Health Psychology
• At least 5 (8-10 years if P4) years’ experience working as a Clinical psychologist
• Approved supervisor status with AHPRA


Staff Benefits

Discounted Health Insurance

Onsite car parking (subject to availability) 

Child care services 


For more information about the position please refer to the Position Description.

If you have any questions about the role please contact Rod Sturt on 03 9076 2406 or

Applications close Sunday, February 13 2022

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status. 


  • Closed 6 months ago - 13 Feb 2022