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ACON is Australia’s largest health organisation specialising in community health, inclusion, and HIV responses for people of diverse sexualities and genders.


Our client services team provide a range of counselling and care coordination services designed to improve the health and wellbeing of our communities. We’re looking for three committed and experienced individuals to join our multi-disciplinary team and help shape the ongoing development of our support services.


Care Coordinator/Counsellor

Multiple Positions, Sydney and Newcastle


ACON provides a colourful, nurturing and fun workplace. We’re offering several opportunities for experienced Allied Health professionals to use their clinical expertise in counselling and care coordination, to support people of diverse sexualities and/or genders who are experiencing mental health difficulties, suicidal crisis, sexual, domestic and family violence and people living and/or affected by HIV. These positions are suited to Allied Health professionals with experience working in the mental health sector and multidisciplinary teams.

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


We have three full-time positions available, each working 70 hours per fortnight:

·          Two full time roles based in Surry Hills (ACON Sydney)

·         One full time role based in Newcastle (ACON Hunter).

The starting annual Total Remuneration Package (TRP) is $88K to $97K commensurate with skills and experience. We also offer tax free benefits that will increase your take home pay.

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


Job Board
Job CategoryPsychology & Counselling
Job FieldMental Health and Counselling
Employment BasisFull Time, Contract
LocationSydney CBD

How to Apply

If this sounds like a position and organisation that you’ve been looking for, find out how to apply at

Applications close Wednesday, 4 August 2021 – 5 PM

For more information about these positions, please contact:

Sydney Roles

Helen Rowden, Manager Allied Health, or (02) 9206 2000

Newcastle Role

Louise Dunne, Team Leader ACON Hunter Client Services, or (02) 4962 7700

Daniel McCarthy, Regional Manager – Hunter, or (02) 4962 7700


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