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ACON Northern Rivers is looking for a Team Leader Health Promotion and also a Community Health Promotion Officer.

Team Leader Health Promotion – ACON Northern Rivers

ACON offers a colourful, nurturing and professional workplace. We’re offering a great opportunity for an experienced health promotion worker with leadership experience to use their skills in leading a small team delivering harm reduction and health promotion to coordinate the delivery of outreach, community development and sector capacity building to sexually diverse people and people living with HIV across the Northern and the Mid North Coast Local Health Districts.

You will work in partnership with local services, networks and groups, and other ACON teams to ensure effective program delivery to our communities through an outreach model of service delivery.

Our staff and volunteers are the foundation for our ongoing effectiveness. ACON is committed to our employee’s professional development and engagement – ensuring we build our capabilities with people who have the right values, attitudes, skills and knowledge.

This role requires frequent travel within the Northern Rivers and to Sydney (dependant on COVID-19 Restrictions).

This position is located at the ACON Lismore Office and is offered on a full-time basis.

An attractive salary package is offered including super + leave loading. Generous salary packaging options are also available.

Applicants must be comfortable working in an LGBTQ+ community organisation.

All applications must include:

  1. a completed ACON application form,
  2. a document addressing the Selection Criteria as per the Position Description (PD), and
  3. a copy of your resume.

For further information regarding this position, please contact:
Michael Tizard, Regional Manager Northern Rivers, on 02 6622 1555

Applications close 14 February 2022.

Download: Positon Description – Team Leader, Community Health Promotion Northern Rivers

Download: Job Pack – Team Leader Health Promotion – ACON Northern Rivers

Community Health Promotion Officer (Outreach) ACON Northern Rivers

We’re offering a great opportunity for an experienced health promotion worker to use their skills delivering harm reduction and health promotion to coordinate the delivery of outreach, community development and sector capacity building to sexually diverse people and people living with HIV across the Northern Local Health District.

You will have:

  • Experience in delivering targeted evidence-based health promotion, community development and engagement activities with PWH and sexuality and gender diverse communities and individuals to support informed health decisions and build supportive communities and service systems.
  • Proven ability to meet individual and team deadlines and manage workloads effectively when there are competing demands and timeframes, particularly when working independently or remotely.
  • Demonstrated understanding of sexual and general health issues and the information needs of gay men and the LGBTQ and gender diverse community.

You will work in partnership with local services, networks and groups, and other ACON teams to ensure effective program delivery to our communities through an outreach model of service delivery.

ACON offers a colourful, nurturing and professional workplace. Our staff and volunteers are the foundation for our ongoing effectiveness and support our people to have the right values, attitudes, skills and knowledge to enable us to deliver exceptional services to all members of our communities.

This role requires frequent travel within the Northern Rivers and to Sydney (dependant on COVID-19 Restrictions).

This position is located at the ACON Lismore Office and is offered on a full-time basis.

An attractive salary package is offered commensurate with skills and experience including super and leave loading. A generous salary packaging option is available where you may also elect to salary package a portion of your salary (up to $30,000 gross-up value) tax-free

Applicants must work well and comfortably in an LGBTQ+ community organisation.

All applications must include:

  1. a completed ACON application form;
  2. a document addressing both the essential and desirable selection criteria; and
  3. your resume

For further information regarding this position, please contact Michael Tizard, Regional Manager Northern Rivers, on 02 6622 1555.

Applications close 14 February 2022.

Download: Position Description – CHPO (Regional Outreach) Northern Rivers

Download: Job Guide Pack – CHPO (Regional Outreach) Northern Rivers