Current Vacancies

View our current vacancies across our locations in Albury and the Central West, NSW.
Internal Audit & Compliance Officer

Mercy Connect has an exciting opportunity for an Internal Audit and Compliance Officer with knowledge of ISO 9001, NDIS and state regulatory and legislative requirements to join our team. This role is based at our Corporate Office in Thurgoona and is being offered as a full-time position.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support to help prepare for an upcoming external audit process for ISO 9001, NDIS Practice Standards and any other external audits. This includes assisting with the following aspects:
  • Administration tasks
  • Work with Quality Risk Manager and Legal with compliance and audit cycle.
  • Establish and work on registers.
  • Assist with developing of registers: continuous improvement register, contract register.
  • Assist with addressing any gaps that we may have to ensure that we are prepared for the above audits.

Key Selection criteria:

  • Internal audit qualifications (e.g. CIA, CA, CPA or similar) or relevant internal auditing experience including design and implementation of audit programs.
  • Demonstrated minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a similar quality assurance role.
  • Sound knowledge in quality frameworks.
  • Ability to collect, analyse and present data in range of meaningful ways.
  • Experience in preparing high level verbal and written reports for Senior Management and Committees.
  • Demonstrated excellent stakeholder management skills, including a proven ability to influence, manage and implement change.
  • Experience using computer systems and software including Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Ability to take initiative and undertake projects with minimal supervision.
  • Well-developed organisational skills including attention to detail, accurate and timely processing and reporting.
  • High level of integrity and ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Adaptability and ability to be flexible

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

Should you require further clarification on the role please contact Michelle Stevens on 02 6061 0410.

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Applications quoting job reference: IACO_20 can be sent to careers@mercyconnect.org.au

Applications close on 13 November 2020.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Experienced Disability Support Workers

Selection Criteria:

• Ability to provide service to people of all ages.
• Experience in supporting people with behaviours of concerns and complex needs.
• Ability/understanding of a range of communication styles.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Proven ability to engage with clients.
• Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
• Committed and passionate and dynamic.
• Availability to work weekends.
• Availability to do sleepovers.
• Current unrestricted drivers licence.
• Current First Aid.
• Current Working With Children’s Check (WWCC).
• Qualification in the disability field or working with youth would be an advantage.

Applications must address the above selection criteria.

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

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Fill out our Careers Form on our website prior to sending application in.

Enquiries and confidential applications with an accompanying resume and response should be directed via email to: careers@mercyconnect.org.au

Speech Pathologist (Full–Time) / Albury

Are you a Speech Pathologist looking to make a real difference in people’s lives? Mercy Connect has an exciting opportunity for a Speech Pathologist to join our growing team. We provide services and support to children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities including intellectual disability, autism, physical disability and acquired brain injury.

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic clinician who has experience working with people funded under the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Reporting to the Executive Leader Clinical Services, you will deliver timely, evidence-based and person-centred Speech Pathology services in Albury and surrounding areas.

Key Selection Criteria

  • A recognised tertiary qualification in Speech Pathology.
  • Eligibility for membership to Speech Pathology Australia.
  • Clinical experience working with adults and children, particularly those with complex communication needs and swallowing difficulties.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide holistic, person-centred and strengths-based services through effective assessment, planning, case conferencing and review of clients.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of the NDIS including NDIS review and reporting requirements.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to engage people from all backgrounds.
  • Ability to think strategically, innovatively and practically about ways to support people with disability to live in the community.
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development.

 

Why work for Mercy Connect?

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Salary packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Learning and Development opportunities
  • Employee Recognition Program

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

If you would like to discuss this role further, please contact Caroline Cummins on 02 6061 0408

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Applications quoting job reference: SP_2020 can be sent to careers@mercyconnect.org.au

Applications close on 27 November 2020

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Occupational Therapist (Full-Time) / Albury

Are you an Occupational Therapist looking to make a real difference in people’s lives? Mercy Connect has an exciting opportunity for an Occupational Therapist to join our growing team. We provide services and support to children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities including intellectual disability, autism, physical disability and acquired brain injury.

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic clinician who has experience working with people funded under the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Reporting to the Executive Leader Clinical Services, you will deliver timely, evidence-based and person-centred Occupational Therapy services in Albury and surrounding areas.

Key Selection Criteria

  • A recognised tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy.
  • Occupational Therapy registration with AHPRA.
  • Demonstrated experience in person-centred service delivery through effective assessment and a range of intervention strategies to address needs that relate to, activities of daily living, functional performance, fine motor skills, motor planning, sensory processing, perceptual motor, and sensory integration.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of the NDIS including NDIS review and reporting requirements.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to engage people from all backgrounds.
  • Ability to think strategically, innovatively and practically about ways to support people with disability to live in the community.
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development.

Why work for Mercy Connect?

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Salary packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Learning and Development opportunities
  • Employee Recognition Program

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

If you would like to discuss this role further, please contact Caroline Cummins on 02 6061 0408

Applications quoting job reference: OT_2020 can be sent to careers@mercyconnect.org.au

Click here to view full description

Applications close on 27 November 2020

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.