Careers

 

Chinese Medicine

Are you passionate about learning an ancient holistic health care system that uses philosophies such as the five Element Theory, vital flow of energy (Qi) and balance of Yin and Yang. Our highly regarded nationally accredited degree provides the pathway to a rewarding career restoring and maintaining the balance, order and harmony of your clients in a clinical setting.

  • Your Own Clinical Practice
  • Medical or Multi-Discipline Clinics
  • Research and Further Study
  • Community Health
  • Humanitarian Work
  • Writing for Health Journals, Textbooks and Media

Naturopathy

If you love natural health and healing, why not turn your passion into an exciting career to improve the lives of others? In this expanding industry, demand for qualified, skilled practitioners is high, so you want to make sure you learn from the best. SSNT’s highly-acclaimed accredited courses embrace science and natural therapy equally so you can harmonise both worlds of health. With many inspirational career paths, get ready to enjoy one of the most rewarding careers imaginable.

  • Your Own Clinical Practice
  • Complementary and Multi-Modality Clinics
  • Community Programs
  • Health Retreats and Day Spas
  • Education
  • Consultancy
  • Research
  • Health Promotion
  • Product Development
  • Corporate Health Consultancy
  • Writing for Health Journals, Textbooks and Media

Western Herbal Medicine

If you’re looking for a career that incorporates herbal medicine practice as part of a holistic and scientifically based health plan, our nationally-accredited courses give you the edge. As a qualified practitioner, you can use your passion for herbs to make diagnostic assessments and develop treatment plans to improve the health and wellbeing of others. Many of our graduates have successfully set up their own clinics, worked overseas, published journals and books, and worked voluntarily to give something back to the community.

  • Your Own Clinical Practice
  • Complementary and Multi-Modality Clinics
  • Medical Clinics
  • Health Retreats
  • Health Food Stores
  • Research and Education
  • Product Development
  • Practitioner Consultants to Industry

Nutritional Medicine

Are you fascinated and passionate about how nutritional, dietary and lifestyle factors can impact our health and wellbeing? SSNT’s renowned courses give you the edge for a rewarding career helping others. Today, there’s a growing demand for skilled Clinical Nutritionists with hands-on experience, and many of our graduates have gone on to set up their own successful clinics.

  • Your Own Clinical Practice
  • Complementary and Multi-Modality Clinics
  • Community programs
  • Sport & recreation centres
  • Food industry
  • Health retreats and day spas
  • Education
  • Research
  • Technical support
  • Product development
  • Marketing and communication

Clinical Myotherapy

This nationally recognised and government accredited degree is the only one of its type in Australia, teaching methods of physical and orthopaedic assessment similar to those of physiotherapy and osteopathy. If you’ve ever experienced musculoskeletal pain, you’ll understand just how debilitating it can be. As a Clinical Myotherapist, you’ll help people in need by assessing, treating and managing their musculoskeletal pain. Incorporating superb practical experience, you’ll have a head start in establishing a rewarding, specialist career.

  • Your Own Clinical Practice
  • Multidisciplinary Clinics
  • Medical Clinics
  • Sporting Clubs
  • Research and further education

Massage

In our inspirational hands-on course, you’ll learn the in-demand skills of applying your touch to improve the wellbeing of others. The Diploma of Remedial Massage teaches you an advanced range of massage techniques and comprehensive treatment plans.

  • Massage clinics
  • Sports therapy environments
  • Complementary medicine clinics
  • Aged care facilities
  • Sports clubs
  • Health retreats and resorts
  • Spas and gyms
  • Medical of Multidisciplinary clinics
  • Hospitals
  • Self-employment

Health Science

Are you looking to get a taste of study in this field before transitioning into a full degree? Or expand your knowledge in health science? Providing you with all the fundamentals, this fantastic broad foundation introduces you to the world of complementary medicine. Once completed, you have the option to specialise in Naturopathy, Nutritional Medicine or Western Herbal Medicine. Or you can start your career in one of the many exciting broader complementary medicine roles available today.

  • Retail
  • Manufacturing
  • Primary Healthcare Administration