Aboriginal Sexual Health and BBV Program Officer (Youth) – Aboriginal Health Council of Western Australia
- Location: Highgate, Perth WA
- Employment type: Full time, fixed term
- Salary: $70,640 – $80,059 + salary packaging + super
- Applications close: There is no closing date for this position. Applications will be assessed on submission and interviews scheduled accordingly.
The Sexual Health and BBVs Program Officer (Youth) directly reports to the Sexual Health and BBVs Program Coordinator and is accountable to the Executive Manager Public Health and Continuous Quality Improvement (PHCQI).
The position is primarily responsible for coordinating an increase in testing and treatment in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in Western Australia through education sessions, and Health Promotion messaging.
The Sexual Health and BBVs Program Officer (Youth) will facilitate a program aimed at delivering culturally appropriate education to Aboriginal communities, to increase health literacy and knowledge of STI and BBV prevention, and testing and treatment of STIs and BBVs.
The program offers a holistic view of health involving Social and Emotional Wellbeing, Drug and Alcohol misuse, Healthy Relationships and other Sexual Health topics. This role works collaboratively with the Sexual Health and BBVs Program team to effectively deliver key program deliverables, and is supported by the Sexual Health and BBVs Program Coordinator in the implementation of strategies to the target group.