Work At ACON

Work At ACON

 

 

ACON offers a colourful, nurturing and fun workplace.

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

ACON is an EEO employer. As part of our commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, people with HIV, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

For all job details, download the relevant job pack.

How To Apply

How To Apply

1) Download and follow the instructions within the relevant job pack.

2) Download and complete the ACON Employment Application Form

3) Address the selection criteria as outlined in the job pack.

4) Submit a copy of your resume (CV) including referees and cover letter.

5) Email your complete application to vacancy@acon.org.au

Application Checklist

Application Checklist

Before you submit your application, ensure you have the following:

  • Completed ACON Employment Application form
  • Document addressing the selection criteria as outlined in the position description
  • Copy of your resume (CV) including referees
  • Cover letter

 

 

Current Vacancies

Volunteer Counsellors, LGBTI Counselling Team

We’re seeking committed and experienced Volunteer Counsellors to join our LGBTI Counselling Team which provides accessible, inclusive and high-quality counselling to our communities.

Join us and you’ll:

  • Become an integral part of the Volunteer Counselling Program which has proudly been part of ACON’s service offer since 2006;
  • Have the opportunity to practice in a truly values-led organisation and deliver vital services to our communities;
  • Have access to excellent clinical supervision and plenty of opportunities to learn and grow.
  • Have a manageable caseload and be part of a supportive work environment.

ACON provides a colourful, nurturing and fun workplace. Our staff and volunteers are the foundation for our ongoing effectiveness. ACON is committed to our employees’ and volunteers’ professional development and engagement – ensuring we build our capabilities with people that have the right values, attitudes, skills and knowledge.

Essential Requirements include:

  1. 3-4 year Tertiary Qualification in Counselling, Psychotherapy, Psychology or Social Work.
  2. Minimum of 40 hours of face to face client counselling.
  3. Registered as a member of your relevant professional body (e.g. PACFA, AHPRA, ACA, AASW).
  4. Availability for shifts on either Tuesday or Thursday evenings.

For further information regarding this position, please contact Deb Broughton, Coordinator of the LGBTI Counselling Program on 02 9206 2000 or email dbroughton@acon.org.au

Applications close 5pm Sunday 18 October, 2020

Download: Application Pack Volunteer Counsellor

Campaign Production Officer

We’re seeking a campaign savvy production officer with a keen eye for detail and who thrives on making exceptional social marketing campaigns a reality.

Join us and you’ll:

  • Become an integral part of a team that deliver dynamic, highly visible and broad-reaching campaigns across New South Wales.
  • Produce work for a long-running, award-winning HIV prevention campaign initiative called “Ending HIV” and ensure the continued success of the brand.
  • Play a key role in ensuring important health promotion messages are disseminated to a wide range of media partners.
  • Have the opportunity to practice in a truly values-led organisation and deliver vital services to our communities.
  • Be supporting people of diverse sexualities and genders, and people living with HIV to live their healthiest lives.
  • 6 months fixed term contract.

The Opportunity

The Campaign Production Officer is responsible for coordinating the development and implementation of our social marketing campaigns across the full spectrum of communications media – traditional (i.e. outdoor/print), digital and social.

As a member of the Unit, this role involves liaising with both external agencies and other members of the team to ensure campaign strategy is followed and implemented.

This role is critical to the organisation to ensure the successful implementation of strong and vibrant social marketing campaigns and health promotion priorities.

Essential Requirements include:

  • At least two years demonstrated experience in social marketing, advertising, digital, social media, campaign planning, implementation and evaluation.
  • Sound experience in integrated (online/print/experiential/social/video) campaign production.
  • Demonstrated technical skills in social media and other technologies, including demonstrated capacity to effectively monitor social media activities.
  • Exceptional organisational skills.
  • Strong understanding of and commitment to ACON’s communities, particularly people living with HIV.

For further information regarding this position, please contact Mike Wacher, Acting Senior Planner  on 02 9206 2000 or email mwacher@acon.org.au. 

Applications close 5pm, Sunday 18 October.

Download: Job Pack – Campaign Production Officer

 

 

 

Find Out More

For more information about ACON recruitment, please contact ACON’s Human Resources Team:
vacancy@acon.org.au
(02) 9206 2000