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)



Teaching position available at Mercy College in 2019 for a committed educator who wants to make a difference

Applications are invited from skilled and committed educators for the following position. The capacity to also teach Religious Education would be an asset to the College but not a requirement

Teacher of Science

Applicants must have appropriate professional qualifications and be registered with Queensland College of Teachers. A proven commitment to the aims of quality Catholic education and the Catholic ethos is very important, and a willingness to contribute to our considerable co-curricular offerings will be highly regarded.

All applications MUST include a letter of introduction and current Resume including 3 referees to: The Principal via Email: by Monday 8/10/18