Positions Available

Health Educator - Health Promotion Team

Do you have a track record in Health Promotion, Campaign Implementation, Planning and Evaluation?

The Health Promotion Team delivers a range of preventative and health promotion strategies to meet the HIV-related health promotion needs of gay men, men who have sex with men (MSM), people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) and other at risk and/or affected communities.

The successful applicant will be part of a multi-disciplinary Health Promotion Team and be required to participate fully in the program of activities undertaken by the Team in response to the current HIV/AIDS epidemic in Victoria. The vacancy we are seeking to fill will have a focus on campaign implementation, evaluation and planning. Experience in health promotion and education practice are essential prerequisites for the position. Individuals with a demonstrated track record in campaign implementation, evaluation and planning in unrelated fields are encouraged to apply. The position may also require working outside conventional working hours.

The position is full time at 38 hrs per week.

The applicant must address the selection criteria within the position description.

CLICK HERE for a detailed position description, including selection criteria. Contact Johann Ruth on (03) 9865 6700 or recruitment@vac.org.au with any further questions. 

Applications close midnight Sunday 3 August 2014 and should be sent to: recruitment@vac.org.au

 

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Alcohol and other Drugs Team Positions

Are you a skilled health services professional with experience working with AOD clients and a keen desire to work in the LGBTI community?

VAC is embarking upon an exciting new initiative to deliver AOD counselling and care and recovery coordination services to the LGBTI community within Melbourne’s inner south and inner north.

An AOD team is being established within the larger, multi-disciplinary Counselling and AOD Services Program at VAC.  There are three positions available in the AOD Team – AOD Team Leader/Counsellor, AOD Care and Recovery Coordinator, and AOD Counsellor.  All the positions will have a focus on evidence-based treatment, innovative service development and will require a commitment to meaningful client involvement and empowerment in their recovery pathway.

Members of the LGBTI community and those with lived experience of recovery from alcohol and other drug issues are encouraged to apply. All positions are full time at 38 hrs per week.

Applicants must address the selection criteria within the position description.

For a detailed position description, including selection criteria click on the respective position below:

For further information, contact Johann Ruth on (03) 9865 6700 or recruitment@vac.org.au

Applications close midnight Tuesday 12 August 2014 and should be sent to: recruitment@vac.org.au

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VAC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.