Our Lady of Mercy College Heidelberg is a Catholic Secondary school for girls and a Ministry of Mercy Education Ltd.  OLMC's enrolment is 1178 students.


Vacancies 2018

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced staff for the following full time teaching positions commencing January 2018.  These vacancies are a mixture of ongoing and replacement positions commencing 29 January 2018.

If you value quality learning and teaching and want the opportunity to contribute to the development of students, yourself and Catholic education, employment at OLMC may be the right thing for you. We seek excellence through creativity, curiosity and reflection.

Full time positions in our Mathematics and Science learning areas are available in 2018. These learning areas use contemporary pedagogy including digital technologies and inquiry learning. You would join teachers committed to ongoing professional learning to improve student outcomes.

As in other learning areas, a range of opportunities for students and teachers to develop their passions and abilities exist in Mathematics and Science – participation in the Maths Talent Quest, Australian Mathematics competition, Computational algorithmics thinking competition, Robogals, RACI crystal growing competition, a Year 8 program for students interested in biochemistry and a Makerspace to name a few.

In particular, we invite applications from teachers with the ability to teach chemistry, biology and mathematics to Year 12 and/or a combination of these subjects. Interest in STEM is essential, with some scope to include teaching in Digital Technologies or Computing.


We encourage you to explore this website to see the vibrant community we are.

Biology/Chemistry Teacher

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VCE Mathematics

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Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced staff for the following ongoing full or part-time position commencing January 2018.

Student Counsellor

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Child Protection Requirements

It is our policy that all applicants who work at Our Lady of Mercy College are informed about the College’s child protection policies and practices before working here.

All applicants must read and understand the following policies and code of conduct as listed below.  A signed statement of understanding these policies/code form part of the application process.

  • OLMC Child Safety Policy
  • OLMC Safeguarding Children and Young People: Code of Conduct
  • OLMC Child Protection: Reporting Obligations Policy
To read these documents, please refer to our Student Safety page under 'About Us'.

It is also our policy that all new staff undergo additional screening to meet Child Safety requirements, including:

  • Working with children check clearance
  • Relevant qualifications and registrations
  • Personal identity verification and background checks
  • Information about child-connected work

Reference checks will address the person's suitability for working with children.

Application Instructions

When applying for a position at OLMC, please

  1. Complete the Staff Application form clearly stating the position for which you are applying
  2. Enclose a copy of your CV and a covering letter
  3. Complete responses to the Selection Criteria
Only fully completed applications will be considered.  Please address applications to:

Ms Julie Ryan
Our Lady of Mercy College
PO Box 293
HEIDELBERG VIC 3084 or by email to: applications@olmcheidelberg.catholic.edu.au

Closing date for applications is 4pm Tuesday 3 October 2017

Contact Mrs Marion Sarmas, HR Administration on 9459 2511 if you require further information.




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