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AOD Accreditation Support Officer – Aboriginal Health Council of Western Australia

  • Location: Highgate, Perth
  • Employment type: Full time, fixed term
  • Salary: $80,059.54 – $88,300.97 p.a pro rata + superannuation + salary sacrifice
  • Applications close: There is no closing date for this position. Applications will be assessed on submission and interviews scheduled accordingly. We encourage interested candidates to express their interest without delay!

The AOD Accreditation Support Officer reports to the Executive Manager – Corporate Services and is accountable to the Chief Executive Officer. The role is responsible for assisting Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services (ACCHS) and Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations (ACCOs) across Western Australia (WA) who are interested in becoming accredited in Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) service provision to be certification ready against the Alcohol and other Drug and Human Services Standard, version 3, 2019 (AOD Standard).

The occupant of this position will be expected to comply with and demonstrate a positive commitment to the highest level of achievement in Equal Employment Opportunity, Work Health and Safety, Code of Conduct, Quality Improvement, Performance Management, Client Focus and Confidentiality throughout the course of their duties.

The position involves working within a multicultural organisation where the majority of employees, clients and stakeholders identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander. Candidates must be able to demonstrate an understanding of the issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their ability to communicate sensitively and effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.