Jane O'Shanassy

Phone: (03) 5122 6240
Room: Gippsland campus, 5N - 109
Position: Clinical Coordinator and Lecturer
Discipline: Occupational Therapy


  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy 2003

Teaching areas

  • NHPOT3018 – Profession Practice Preparation
  • NHPOT3020 & NHPOT3021  – Rural and Urban Practice
  • NHPOT4022 - Advanced Rural and Urban Practice


Jane is an occupational therapist with almost 20 years experience working in both the Gippsland region and in the United Kingdom.  She has established connections with regional clinical educators and occupational therapy leaders, through her role as founding co-chair of the Gippsland Allied Health Education Group and her organisational leadership roles. She has supported students in clinical practice in Australia and overseas. As an allied health clinical educator, she has facilitated allied health clinical placements in East Gippsland for 8 years, including development of student supervisors.

She currently coordinates the clinical placements for all year levels of Occupational Therapy, along with coordinating the professional practice preparation subject for third year occupational therapy students.


  • AHPRA registered Occupational Therapist