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Program Coordinator - Aboriginal Health Promotion

Employer: ACON
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Community Development, GLBTI & Sexual Health, Health Promotion, Indigenous
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 10 October, 2019.
Applications close: 23 October, 2019.

ACON is Australia’s largest health organisation specialising in community health, inclusion and HIV responses for people of diverse sexualities and genders.

We are committed to creating opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of diverse sexualities and genders* to live their healthiest lives. We do this by providing a range of health promotion services including peer education and support, community engagement, resource development and community based campaigns.

Aboriginality is a genuine requirement of this position as per Section 14 of the NSW Anti-Discrimination Act, 1977.

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented and resilient person to coordinate delivery of ACON’s work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of diverse sexualities and genders. The program’s focus on HIV and sexual health promotion is set within a culturally appropriate model of holistic health.

Your work will further ACON’s commitment to developing partnerships with appropriate health and community organisations. You will have a key role in co-designing and delivering culturally appropriate peer education workshops, community development activities and outreach at major community events.

If you are a people person, with strong community connection and commitment to the health and well-being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of diverse sexualities and genders, this is the job for you.

*diverse sexualities and genders includes, but is not limited to, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex identities

How to apply for this job

If you would like to check out ACON’s offices, meet some of the team and yarn with staff before deciding to apply, please contact Megan Baiocchi on 9206 2000.

If you think this is the job you have been looking for, find out how to apply at

ACON has a Reconciliation Action Plan and strives to be an employer of choice.

Applications close 5pm 23rd of October, 2019.

ACON is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and encourages people with HIV, in particular, to apply.

Supporting materials  Coordinator, Aboriginal Health Programs Sep 2019.docx