Current Vacancies

View our current vacancies across our locations in Albury and the Central West, NSW.
Disability Support Workers

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 drivers licence
  • Current First Aid Certificate or willingness to attain one
  • Current NDIS Worker Check  and Working with Children’s check or willingness to attain one (Mandatory before commencement)
  • Ability to pass employment probity checks
  • Qualification in the disability field or working with youth would be an advantage
  • Basic IT skills
  • Smart Phone

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

Graduates are encouraged to apply.

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

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Occupational Therapist (Full-Time) / Albury

Graduates are encouraged to apply.

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

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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

Applications close on Sunday, 15 November 2021.

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.