Cheryl McCormack specialises in the provision of a thoroughly customised recruitment service where candidates and clients are both highly valued. She has honed the art of deciphering candidate behaviour well able to ‘hit the bullseye’ when recruiting for organisations with special nuances such as the school sector or highly geared commercial enterprises.

Over two decades of knowledge and know-how from assisting schools, educators, religious congregations, local govt and savvy commercial organisations has earned Cheryl an enviable reputation within the recruitment and human resources landscape.

For those organisations who understand the importance of sourcing and assessing that right candidate rather than racing to find the quickest fix, engaging Cheryl McCormack’s services is a smart decision and yet one that won’t break the bank!

Her candidate placement tenure within organisations is enviable.

Offering permanent and contract full service or part service recruitment, human resource management support, best practice recruitment processes and policies and career planning advice and assessments – Cheryl can be your organisation’s external Recruitment and HR Partner.

Cheryl McCormack is also an accredited practitioner of the Strong Interest Inventory® career planning instrument and Myers Briggs Personality Profiling® psychometric assessments enabling her to provide effective and informative career path planning and management underpinning services to organisations.

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Her deep understanding and long-term career experience in both business and human resource management combine in a powerful service offering solutions that can be invaluable in the development of best practice policies and procedures. Her post-graduate studies in psychology and policy further add to her knowledge, credibility and legitimacy.

Cheryl McCormack can be engaged to carry out the following business functions on an hourly, daily, weekly or project basis;

    • Recruitment 
      • Full service fully customised recruitment assignments
      • Part service recruitment services should your organisation only require assistance with certain aspects such as position description design, vacancy marketing & promotion, talent attraction, candidate assessment or background checks
      • Recruitment processes & policies – development and implementation internally for best practice
    • Human resources
      • Job redesign
      • Employment agreements
      • Exit Interviews
      • Selection panel member/Chair
    • Outplacement/Company restructuring
      • Facilitation of psychometric career assessments including Strong Interest Inventory® and Myers-Briggs Personality Profiling® for career transitioning that provides a powerfully insightful integrated interpretive report
    • Career path & succcession planning for organisations
      • Application and interpretation of the Strong Interest Inventory® suitable for individuals seeking a career transition or facing job redundancy
      • Organisations can also gain benefits relating to employee career path planning and underpinning strategies

Certifications and Qualifications

      • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®) Step I™ Certified Practitioner
      • Strong Interest Inventory® Certified Practitioner
      • Train the Trainer, AIM, Adelaide
      • Bachelor of Management (HRM), UTS, Sydney/University of South Australia
      • Graduate Certificate in Total Quality Management, Wollongong University, New South Wales
      • Graduate Diploma in Psychology, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst
      • Master of Public Administration (Policy), Flinders University, Adelaide (currently undertaking)

What others are saying

I always found your recruits a higher standard and your screening better.

Peter Ireland - (former Head - Governance, Policy & Risk, Sydney Catholic Schools)

Hey Cheryl,

Loved your insight into motivation, brought back memories. I’ve now been appointed as HSE Advisor for SA in a shared national role. I subscribed to your Leadership Insights Series to start the old grey matter up again.

Steve Francis - (former Retail Management Team, SA)

Cheryl, I just love how professional you are, every step of the way you ace it! A big thank you for your help and guidance.

Nicky Pellegriti - TAS Assistant, MSBC

I’d like to take this opportunity to thank you for the valuable assistance you’ve given me during my job search, you have generously shared your expertise.

Zoe, P - EA, CAS

I can’t thank you enough for your support in helping me secure the SJOG role, working with you is always such a positive experience!

Lynn Devitt - Casa Venegas, St John of God

I would just like to extend my gratitude for walking alongside me on this journey, thank you a hundred fold.

Abbel Gaspi - Project Officer, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney

We really enjoyed your time with our team, there was much learned about ourselves and each other, thanks again for your wise guidance.

Megan, S - MBTI Workshop

You have been the best recruiter I have met, committed, caring and with a strong work ethic.

Natalie Centoira - Placed candidate

Thanks for your professionalism, support and assistance.

Sonia Perez - Human Resources Manager, Oakhill College

Thank you so much for the opportunity to win the role with Envy Jewellery, I am enjoying it so much that I hope to be here for years to come!

Raewyn Wilson - Customer Service Coordinator, Envy Jewellery

Thanks to Cheryl and the team at McCormack’s for yet again sourcing an appropriate applicant and successfully filling an unusual vacancy at our College.  I would not hesitate to recommend their services.

Joanne Kessey - Secretary to Mr Michael Blake, College Principal, Champagnat Catholic College Pagewood

I want to take a moment to thank you for all the support you’ve shown me throughout my job search process. I am so appreciative of not only the way you made me feel at our first meeting but your generosity with your time and resources.

Donna Laney - Senior Administration Officer – Student Services, Mt St Benedict College

Once again Cheryl, you have found a great position that suits my needs and skills. I will be forever grateful to you.

Kerrie Scarpellino - Placed Candidate

I am absolutely thrilled to be offered permanency. I wish to greatly thank you for all the effort in securing this position and for believing in me and encouraging me to move forward.

Nancy M - Placed Candidate, Catholic Cemeteries & Crematoria

I am most grateful for the employment opportunities McCormack Employment gave me while I was studying and between jobs. Please pass on my kind regards to Cheryl, I am indebted to her for finding me such great jobs when I needed them.

Elizabeth Killey - Placed Candidate