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August 07, 2020

Chef – Lismore

About RSL LifeCare

RSL LifeCare is a leader in senior living, providing high quality retirement villages, aged care homes (nursing homes) and personal home care throughout NSW and the ACT.  Proudly serving Australia for over 100 years, RSL LifeCare is a successful and growing not-for profit organisation which began as a haven for war veterans and today is open to all Australians.

The Opportunity and the Role

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Full time Chef at Fromelles Manor, Lismore.

As a Chef at one of our care homes you will be responsible for developing and delivering nutritious meals to our residents that make them feel like they are home and empowers our residents’ choices and independence.

Selection Criteria

The essential selection criteria for the role includes:

  • Experience in a similar position and environment cooking and producing meals for large numbers preferably  in the Aged Care sector
  • Certificate 4 in Commercial Cookery or equivalent
  • Knowledge in commercial kitchen environment including equipment operation
  • Knowledge of aged care accreditation standards and compliance
  • Knowledge of HACCP,  food safety standards and requirements
  • Knowledge in textured modified and food allergies
  • Understanding of OH & S requirements
  • Strong people management, customer service and negotiation skills;
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Current Flu Vaccination is essential

We offer:

  • A supportive environment committed to providing excellent care and services to our residents and clients
  • Salary packaging opportunities as a not for profit organisation
  • The opportunity to join an organisation that strives to make a genuine positive difference for our clients and residents, our people and our community

This role will be full time Monday-Friday and may require occasional weekends.

As part of the application process you will be required to undergo a National Criminal History Check and must hold valid Australian work rights/ visa.

Our commitment to diversity:

We welcome and encourage applications from people across our diverse community, especially from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants. We believe everyone has the right to feel safe, respected, valued and heard regardless of their gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity or disability

To find out more about RSL Lifecare, visit our website at

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Please note that due to the large number of applications only those that have been shortlisted with be contacted.


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