Teaching Vacancies

Our Lady of Mercy College Heidelberg is a Catholic Secondary school for girls and a Ministry of Mercy Education Ltd.  OLMC's enrolment is 1175 students.

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, reflection and educators who are passionate about student learning. 


Food Studies and Science Teacher 

Terms:  This is a full time, fixed term replacement teaching position including:

Year 12 Food Studies

Year 8 and 9 Food Studies

Year 8 and 9  Science

Commencing:  May, 2020 to be negotiated

Concluding:  The end of the 2020 school year

Position Description

Health and PE Teacher 

Terms:  This is a 0.50 FTE, replacement position for a fixed term of 12 months.

Commencing:  Term 2, 2020

Position Description

Applications close:  4pm - Monday 9 March 2020.


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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
The Principal reserves the right to contact referee's other than nominated by the applicant.

Only fully completed applications will be considered.  Please address applications to:


Ms Judith Weir
Our Lady of Mercy College
PO Box 293
HEIDELBERG VIC 3084 or by email to: applications@olmc.vic.edu.au

Contact Mrs Tracie Shallard, HR Administration on 9459 2511 if you require further information.




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