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August 05, 2022

Chef Manager

An excellent opportunity has come up for an experienced aged care Chef Manager to join our team in Mona Tait Gardens, Kaleen ACT for the 80+ bed residential home. This position will make a positive and vibrant difference to our residents through exemplary culinary skills, leading the team of approx. 4 kitchen staff to everyday success.
  • This is a full time, Monday to Friday role
  • You choose: 8am to 4pm or 9am to 5pm
  • ASAP Start date

The Role

  • Prepare meals to suit the dietary requirements of all residents including breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks
  • Ensure compliance of food preparation, cooking, presentation, serving of meals, mid meals within set time frame
  • Train, provide guidance and assist staff in the preparation of meals
  • Ensure staff perform their tasks in accordance with the Food Safety Program
  • Monitor staff work procedures and practices are compliant with WHS guidelines
  • Ensure mealtimes are adhered to and delivered in an efficient manner
  • Ensure Internal Audits are performed and documented monthly


  • Certificate in Commercial Cookery or equivalent
  • Previous experience within similar environment desirable
  • Ability to solve problems independently
  • Understanding of Resident Rights, Aged Care Accreditation Standards and Outcomes
  • Up to date Flu and Covid Vaccinations

We, at RSL Lifecare Ltd, endeavor to enrich veterans & seniors lives and create connected, supportive, and vibrant communities.

Our commitment to diversity
We welcome and encourage applications from people across our diverse community, especially from Veterans, current serving ADF personnel, their families, and 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.

Job Information

Job Reference: JR102391_1659667659
Salary: Not For Profit Salary Packaging
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Hospitality and Catering
Job Locations: Kaleen, Canberra, Australia
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Chef Manager
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