AFAO is the national federation for the HIV community response in Australia. AFAO works to end HIV transmission and reduce its impact on communities in Australia and also, in Asia and the Pacific.  AFAO leads efforts to end HIV transmission in Australia, Asia and the Pacific.

AFAO’s member organisations represent the diverse communities most affected by HIV – sexuality and gender diverse communities, sex workers, people who inject drugs, people with HIV and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.  AFAO’s close connection with communities, provides rapid intelligence on changes in the HIV epidemic, allowing the organisation to respond quickly, and to act as a trusted communication channel to government, multi-lateral funders, research and clinical partners.


AFAO are investing in potential and intend to inspire excellence and opportunity to their member networks and beyond.

This role will be part of a new team brought together to develop and manage a Workforce Development Program across Australia, and in addition to this role includes a Program Coordinator, Content Developer, E Learning Designer and Graphic Designer.

Reporting to the Manager, National Programs, this role is responsible for providing administrative support to AFAO’s Workforce Development Program team. Specifically you will:

  • Develop systems to support enrolment and management of participants in learning programs
  • Provide support for the development and design of online learning packages
  • Contribute to reports and communications for the AFAO board and government departments
  • Establish and maintain systems to assist with monitoring and collection of program data
  • Engage with colleagues, members and external contractors, ensuring effective communication

You will have excellent negotiation skills, will enjoy working in a team environment and be able to communicate professionally and with sensitivity. You can demonstrate:

  • Track record of planning, implementing and completing complex projects
  • Ability to plan and manage online training and events
  • Working collaboratively across projects with various stakeholders
  • Designing and implementing systems to track activity and impact

To view the full position description and apply - https://www.afao.org.au/careers/

If you are passionate about ending HIV transmission in Australia, Asia and the Pacific, please submit a resume and cover letter responding to the skills required above or email debbie.jardine@ngorecruitment.com with any specific questions.