Positions Vacant

Principal Jim Ford and students

Mackay has to be close to the best place to live in Australia. Coupled with that Mercy College is just about the best school you could possibly work in. We are a middle school specifically catering to the needs of students in years 7 to 10 with a committed staff who work hard and do a fantastic job. We’re friendly, collegially supportive and despite the usual stresses enjoy our jobs.

In the interests of our students we are always looking to do things better and a vital part of this is to attract committed, qualified and collaborative new teachers. If you’re interested in coming to a place with free mango’s, unlimited sugar cane and excellent fishing then consider Mercy in the next step of your professional career. Interested persons should email a resume with cover letter to the Principal's secretary or phone the school directly to inquire of likely vacancies.


Jim Ford (Principal)



Finance Officer - Level 3 (Contract 28/8/2017 to 3/11/2017)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to cover a staff member on long service leave, Monday to Thursday 8am to 4pm.

We are seeking applicants for the above position to support the administration aspects of our very busy Finance Office. The right candidate will work well in a team environment and under pressure, have the ability to prioritise and be an independent worker when required. Highly effective communication, organisational and time management skills are also essential to the role.

Previous experience in a similar environment / role would be considered favourably.

It is necessary for applicants to have, or be able to attain on commencement of employment, a Blue Card (working with children).

Supporting the aims of quality Catholic education and the Catholic ethos is highly important.

All applications must include a covering letter addressing the above requirements and current Resume including 3 referees forwarded to - The Principal Email:
By closing date 28/7/17
Phone: 07 4969 4199