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VACCHO is the peak body for Aboriginal health in Victoria and champions community control and health equality for Aboriginal communities. We are a centre of expertise, policy advice, training, innovation and leadership in Aboriginal health. VACCHO advocates for the health equality and optimum health of all Aboriginal people in Victoria. 

VACCHO was established in 1996 and represents 27 Members. VACCHO is accountable to the Aboriginal community through our Membership. The majority of ACCOs are multi-functional services with health as a key component of their role, although some solely specialise in health service delivery. By joining together under VACCHO’s umbrella, ACCOs gain strength, share knowledge and speak with a united voice.

VACCHO’s primary principles of operation are community control and self-determination of health service provision to Aboriginal people in Victoria. 

 

Senior Project Manager - Aboriginal Family Centred AOD Model of Care for Victoria

We are looking for an experienced, senior project manager to work strategically and operationally with key stakeholders to support the roll-out of the Aboriginal Family Centred AOD Model of Care for Victoria in the Lodden Mallee and Hume regions.

You will need:

  • Extensive knowledge of the Victorian AOD and Mental Health Sectors in Victoria
  • Demonstrated experience managing relationships with government departments and other key stakeholders
  • Project management skills at a senior level

This is an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person identified position.

If this sounds like the job that suits your skills, experience and passion, please review a copy of the Position Description.

To apply, please email a copy of your resume and Application Form to Human Resources.

For further discussion on this position please contact the HR team on 9411 9411.

 

Receptionist

Are you looking for your first office job? Do you have a 'can do' attitude and willing to learn, grow and get involved?

VACCHO is looking for someone to come on board and learn all the areas of Reception and Administration. No qualification required as we will provide hands on learning as well as giving you the opportunity to complete you Certificate III in Business here at VACCHO.

This is a fantastic opportunity to start a career with a great organisation, with the potential for growth and professional development.

This is an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person identified position.

If this sounds like the job you are looking for, please review a copy of the Position Description.

 please email a copy of your resume and Application Form to Human Resources.

 

Administration Officer

Help change how Alcohol and other Drug Services are delivered for the Aboriginal community in Victoria.

In 2019 VACCHO is leading an important project that will involve working with community, members and key stakeholders to improve how Alcohol and other Drug (AOD) treatment services are delivered in Victoria. We are looking for someone to support our team in this project as an Administration Officer.

You will help with liaison, coordination, event planning and support for key stages of the project, and travel through Victoria may be required.

We are looking for someone with good organisational skills, experience planning events, and when the going gets tough - helps to find a solution to any problem. This is a great opportunity to support the design and development of a future AOD program that focuses on improving outcomes underpinned by the principles of self-determination and community control.

If you have experience in events, supporting teams and are good with talking to a wide range of people, then we’d love to hear from you!

This is an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person identified position.

If this sounds like the job you are looking for, please review a copy of the Position Description.

please email a copy of your resume and Application Form to Human Resources.

 

Aboriginal Student Engagement Officer

This role works closely in supporting enrolled and potential future students in VACCHO’s courses, liaising with management and teaching staff, coordinating orientation, and maintaining student records. You will play a pivotal role in working towards the ultimate goal of student achievement, while undertaking training with VACCHO.

You will need:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence
  • Minimum qualification Certificate III Community Services
  • A current Victorian Drivers Licence is required

If you have experience delivering training and passionate about the upskilling and practical skill building for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, we’d love to hear from you!

This is an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person identified position.

If this sounds like the job you are looking for, please review a copy of the Position Description.

To apply, please email a copy of your resume and Application Form to Human Resources.

 

VET Compliance Coordinator

Our Education and Training Unit (ETU) is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and VACCHO strives to operate as a dynamic and responsive provider of vocational education and training to the Aboriginal Community Controlled Health sector.

The position of VET Compliance Coordinator will undertake a range of activities to build and maintain best practice training principles across the business unit.

We are looking for a leader, who has thorough knowledge of up to date training principles, and is passionate about the upskilling and practical skill building for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

You will need:

  • Experience in a VET or education environment, ideally with a focus of Indigenous education
  • Minimum of Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE) or the ability to successfully gain a TAE qualification
  • Qualifications in Business and experience in internal auditing

If you have experience delivering training and passionate about the upskilling and practical skill building for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, we’d love to hear from you!

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

If this sounds like the job that suits your skills, experience and passion, please review a copy of the Position Description.

To apply, please email a copy of your resume and Application Form to Human Resources.

 

Program Coordinator Social Emotional Wellbeing (SEWB) Education Programs

Our Education and Training Unit (ETU) is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and VACCHO strives to operate as a dynamic and responsive provider of vocational education and training to the Aboriginal Community Controlled Health sector.

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic person to lead and coordinate the delivery of SEWB, AOD, Community Services, and Individual Support qualifications at our organisation.

You will need:

  • Minimum of Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE16)
  • Qualifications in any of the following related fields - alcohol and other drugs, aged care, disability, home and community, counselling and community services; to a minimum AQF level V
  • Clinical experience or practice in Aboriginal health or non-Aboriginal health, acute, primary or community health settings

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone passionate about health to educate next generations of practitioners and assist in improving community health.

If this sounds like the job you are looking for, please review a copy of the Position Description.

To apply, please email a copy of your resume and Application Form to Human Resources.

 

Senior Educator

We are looking for a multi-skilled individual to will work with a dynamic team to coordinate the delivery of business management and other related courses within our training unit, and the ability to deliver training and effectively engage students.

You will need:

  • Minimum of TAE40104 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • Experience as a business services and management educator
  • A qualification in management (minimum of Diploma level) and/or extensive experience in a management role.
  • Experience in the coordination and facilitation of high quality learning and skill development

If you have experience delivering training and passionate about the upskilling and practical skill building for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, we’d love to hear from you!

If this sounds like the job you are looking for, please review a copy of the Position Description.

To apply, please email a copy of your resume and Application Form to Human Resources.

 

Aboriginal Alcohol & Other Drugs Project Officer

VACCHO is the peak representative for the health and well being of Aboriginal people in Victoria, and champions community control and health equality for Aboriginal communities. We are a centre of expertise, policy advice, training, innovation and leadership in Aboriginal health. VACCHO advocates for the health equality and optimum health of all Aboriginal people in Victoria.

This is an exciting project that will support the design and development of a future Alcohol & Other Drugs (AOD) program that focuses on improving outcomes underpinned by the principles of self-determination and community control.

You don’t necessarily have to have worked in the AOD space before, however it would be desirable.

What we are looking for is someone good organisational skills, can manage priorities, keep things on track, keep everyone informed along the way and when the going gets tough – finds a solution to any problem.

This is an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person identified position.

If this sounds like the job you are looking for, please review a copy of the Position Description.

To apply, please email a copy of your resume and Application Form to Human Resources.

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

 

·         Qualifications in any of the following related fields of social and emotional wellbeing, alcohol and other drugs, age care, disabilities, home and community, counselling and community services; to a minimum of AQF level V.

·         Clinical experience or practice in Aboriginal health or non-Aboriginal health, acute, primary or community health settings.