Human Resources Officer, Aged Care

Job posted: 01/03/2023
Applications close: 01/04/2023 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Mercy Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Human Resources

Reference: 19541

Reference: 19541

Occupation: Human Resources

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan


  • Two Full Time positions available. One position is permanent, and the other is temporary with the potential of becoming permanent in the foreseeable future
  • Flexible and hybrid working - A mix of working in the Richmond office, working within the Aged Care sites and working remotely from home
  • Reporting to the HR Manager Aged and Community Care Services, this role will work collaboratively with the HR Business Partners and will provide HR operational support to the Aged Care frontline management team
  • Be part of a supportive and dedicated HR team, in a purpose driven, not for profit organisation


  • You will have strong communication and organisation skills with the ability to build robust and effective relationships across the business
  • You will have experience working in an HR environment in a generalist or administration capacity
  • You will have an understanding of the Fair Work Act, National Employment Standards and Award interpretation
  • You will be solutions focussed and have a passion for providing quality, best practice HR Support to your stakeholders


Mercy Health is a Catholic organisation grounded in a 2,000-year tradition of caring for others. Founded by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Health is made up of more than 9,500 people who provide acute and subacute hospital care, aged care, mental health programs, maternity and specialist women’s health services, early parenting services, home care services and health worker training and development.

Mercy Health is proud to be recognised as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the WGEA.


Mercy Health recognises that people are searching for meaning in their work life and finding a workplace that connects with their values is a key motivation when choosing an employer. As a not-for-profit healthcare provider, Mercy Health has a strong mission and clear values that guide us in everything we do. We pride ourselves on:

  • caring for our people and those important to them with generous employee assistance available for employees and their families
  • encouraging applications from people of all ages, abilities and cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Peoples, and supporting all staff to be their authentic selves at work through our network group for LGBTIQ+ staff and allies
  • protecting children and vulnerable people in all our services, by listening to them and having zero tolerance of any form of abuse and neglect
  • taking a stand against climate change, which is one of the biggest threats to the health of the world and all humanity, and committing to action that will help make our world fairer and more sustainable
  • offering benefits such as generous salary packaging, purchased leave, career progression and development opportunities, access to health and wellbeing programs and a range of discounts across a diverse portfolio of financial, healthcare, travel and other services.


  • Candidates are required to meet the position and qualification requirements.
  • Provide a current Police Record Check and Working with Children Check (Mercy Health may conduct additional background checks subject to current legislation).
  • Proof of vaccination status consistent with public health orders and with Mercy Health’s policy (includes but is not limited to COVID-19 and seasonal influenza vaccination compliance requirement).

If you have any questions or require any adjustments to ensure a fair and equitable interview and selection process please contact us on the details below.

Contact Details

  • Jessica Antolovich, HR Manager - Aged and Community Care Services
  • jantolovich@mercy.com.au

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Human Resources Officer, Aged Care

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Jessica Antolovich

Human Resources Officer, Aged Care