At Mercedes, we are proud of the quality and standing of our staff – a group of professional and highly trained employees recognised as some of the best in their field.

Employment Positions Vacant

Sports Education Support Officer

2 x positions available:

  • 1 x permanent part-time 0.8 FTE
  • 1 x contract part-time 0.8 FTE for the 2022 academic school year.

Mercedes College is currently seeking applicants for two Sports Education Support Officers (both 0.8 FTE). These roles are responsible on a day-to-day basis for the smooth and efficient operation and administration of Sport, PE and Outdoor Physical Education across the College.

In your application, please indicate if you would like to be considered for the permanent position, the contract position for the 2022 school year or both. 

For more information see:

Applicants must include the Applicant Declaration Form (below). Please send your CV and cover letter addressing the criteria to Principal Mr Andrew Balkwill via email to Helen Maywald as per below. Applications close at 5:00pm Wednesday 3 November 2021.


Communications and Marketing Manager

Mercedes College is seeking applicants for a Communications and Marketing Manager to commence in January 2022. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE) Grade 6 permanent role.

The primary purpose of the position is to develop and implement communications and marketing strategies that drive and enhance the College’s brand and reputation.

For more information see:

Applicants must include the Applicant Declaration Form (below). Please send your CV and cover letter addressing the criteria to Principal Mr Andrew Balkwill via email to Amanda Dyson as per below. Applications close at 5:00pm Wednesday 3 November 2021.


Senior Chemistry / Science Teacher

Mercedes College is currently seeking applicants for a permanent Senior Chemistry/Science Teacher to commence in 2022. Knowledge of the IB programmes is an advantage but not essential.

For more information see:

Applicants must include the Applicant Declaration Form (below). Please send your CV and cover letter addressing the criteria to Principal Mr Andrew Balkwill via email to Amanda Dyson as per below. Applications close at 5:00pm Tuesday 26 October 2021


Learning Area Leader – Humanities (POR 2)

Mercedes College is currently seeking applicants for a permanent Learning Area Leader – Humanities (POR 2) with the ability to teach Business Innovation / Economics to Year 12 to commence in 2022. Knowledge of the IB programmes is an advantage but not essential.

For more information see:

Applicants must include the Applicant Declaration Form (below). Please send your CV and cover letter addressing the criteria to Principal Mr Andrew Balkwill via email to Amanda Dyson as per below. Applications close at 5:00pm Tuesday 26 October 2021 


The following file should be read before applying for any positions:

Privacy Policy for College Staff


Employment Declaration

To be considered for employment in any capacity at Catholic Education South Australia (CESA), including Mercedes College, you must complete all parts of this declaration, including by providing additional, supporting information and documentation where a “yes” response has been recorded. You will not be considered for employment unless you complete the declaration and provide comprehensive and complete information as necessary.

If you have any questions about the declaration, please contact Amanda Dyson on 8372 3200.

NOTE: The following form MUST be submitted with your application:

Applicant Declaration Form 


Submitting Applications 

Please email your application, attention Principal Mr Andrew Balkwill, to the appropriate person as per below: 

To apply and for further information regarding any teaching positions or roles were directed above, please contact: 

Amanda Dyson
Personal Assistant to the Principal
P: 8372 3218
E: adyson@mercedes.catholic.edu.au

To apply and for further information regarding any other Education Support Officer roles, please contact:

Helen Maywald
Personnel Administrator
P: 8372 3276
E: hmaywald@mercedes.catholic.edu.au