Current Vacancies

View our current vacancies across our locations in Albury and the Central West, NSW.
Assistant Team Leader (Albury)

Mercy Connect is a not-for-profit organisation delivering programs to the vulnerable to improve, advocate and meet the needs of people in need.  We have exciting frontline leadership role to join our team in Albury, NSW.

With a commitment to continuous improvement, Assistant Team Leaders ensure the effective delivery of customer services by leading a team consistent with Mercy Connect values. The role contributes to the implementation of operational plans in the position’s areas of operation, including responsibility for the performance management and development of team members.

To be considered for the position, you must be able to demonstrate the following key selection criteria:

  • Diploma level qualification (or willing to attain) and relevant experience.
  • A commitment to safeguarding the health, safety and wellbeing of children and vulnerable people through the implementation of organisational policies and procedures which are aligned to the NDIS Practice Standards.
  • A positive commitment to the Mercy Connect Values.
  • Experience in working with mental health participant (desirable).
  • Proven ability to apply person-centred active support.
  • Proven ability to accurately complete all participant documentation in a timely manner.
  • Ability to review and implement skill development plans.
  • Ability to coach staff to deliver positive outcomes for participants.
  • Ability to cover shifts (hands-on) on ad-hoc basis if required.
  • Solution-focused and strong problem-solving skills.
  • Good level of computer literacy.
  • Well-developed organisations skills including attention to detail.

Applicants are required to provide evidence of:

  • NDIS Worker Screening Check
  • Working With Children’s Check (NSW & VIC)
  • Current first aid certificate
  • Current driver’s license.
  • Evidence of your right to work in Australia.
  • COVID Vaccination (3 doses mandatory)

To view a copy of the position description please click here.

To apply you must:

Submit a well-written application letter addressing the selection criteria outlined above along with a copy of your resume outlining your work history and experience.

Please submit your application via email to careers@mercyconnect.org.au by 1 February 2023 quoting the following reference:

  • ATL-022023

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

Asset Coordinator - Full Time (Albury)

The Role

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer and working closely with the Asset and Maintenance Team, the Asset Coordinator is primarily responsible for assisting the delivery of best of breed asset management and maintenance to all Mercy Connect homes, buildings and other assets. With an emphasis on continuous improvement, the role supports Mercy Connect’s operational and capital plans, including major / minor capital works projects.

Based in Thurgoona, the successful candidate will be able to:

  • Enhance stakeholder satisfaction by supporting the Asset Team to develop and implement effective and sustainable asset management systems and practices.
  • Ensure Mercy Connect assets are safe, professionally managed and maintained supporting the delivery of operational and capital works.
  • Develop positive relationships with all stakeholders to improve understanding of and engagement with asset maintenance and project requirements.

Qualifications & experience

  • Contemporary experience in asset, property and facilities management of a similar sized organization (desirable)
  • Relevant experience in Microsoft Office Suite and other asset/maintenance type software (desirable)

About You

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following key selection criteria:

  • Demonstrated exceptional organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Sound computer and literacy skills
  • Knowledge of the building and or related service industry and/or asset management is desirable
  • High level communication skills and an ability to work with key stakeholder both internally and external to the organisation

To Apply

The successful applicant must address all the requirements of the key priorities as outlined and undergo standard employment screening, including a successful NDIS Worker Screening Test and comply with COVID-19 Vaccination requirements under the Public Health (COVID-19 Care Services) Order 2021.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Click here to view a copy of the Position Description

Applications can be sent to careers@mercyconnect.org.au

Applications close on 29 January 2023

Disability Support Workers / Albury

Position Description:

This position involves assisting people with daily living tasks, and
community inclusion and participation activities. Tasks are undertaken in
the context of supporting the person to maintain their wellbeing, explore
opportunities and work towards agreed outcomes that are important to, and
for, the person.

Selection Criteria:

  • Commitment to individual rights and aspirations
  • Commitment to quality service delivery
  • Ability/understanding of a range of communication styles
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Proven ability to engage with participants
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Availability to work  rotating roster, weekdays, weekends / sleepovers / active shifts and split shifts (Mandatory)
  • Current Australian drivers licence
  • Current First Aid Certificate or willingness to attain one
  • Current NDIS Worker Check (Mandatory before commencement)
  • Working with Children’s check or willingness to attain one
  • Ability to pass employment probity checks
  • Qualification in the disability field or working with youth would be an advantage
  • Basic IT skills
  • Smart Phone
  • COVID-19 Vaccination certificate (Mandatory)

Click here to view full position description.

If you would like to apply please send your resume to careers@mercyconnect.org.au

The successful applicant will be required to undergo standard employment screening.

Disability Support Worker / Orange and Cowra

Mercy Connect Limited requires Support Workers in Orange and Cowra to provide accommodation and day program support to adults with a disability. Day Program hours requires availability during school hours.  These are casual positions with a view to permanency in the future.  Successful applicants will meet the following selection criteria:

  • Experience or willingness in supporting people with complex needs and who may demonstrate challenging behaviours
  • Commitment to individual rights and aspirations
  • Commitment to quality service delivery with compassion and respect
  • Ability/understanding of a range of communication styles
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven ability to engage with participants
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Availability to work weekends / sleepovers / broken shifts
  • Current drivers licence
  • Current First Aid Certificate or willingness to attain one
  • Current Working With Children’s Check (WWCC) or willingness to attain one
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check
  • Fully COVID-19 Vaccinated evidence required
  • Completed NDIS Worker Orientation Module
  • Qualification in the disability field or working with youth would be an advantage.

Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 – Level 2

The successful applicant must address all the requirements of the key selection criteria and undergo standard employment screening.

Please click here to view Position documentation. 

Applications, quoting job reference: DSWO_2021 can be sent to careers@mercyconnect.org.au

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.