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May 16, 2024

Senior Cook – MYAL

The Role
We are seeking applications for the role of a Senior Cook at our 64 bed residential aged care home in Peter Sinclair Gardens, Hawks Nest. The role is to work through the weekend with a great team and for developing and delivering nutritious meals to our elderly residents in line with their choices and preferences.

About You
You will need to have experience in leading and managing catering operations with a demonstrated ability to lead, motivate and coordinate a large team.

Skills and Experience require​d

  • Certificate in Commercial Cookery or equivalent is preferred.
  • Supervising and managing the preparation of special meals and all dietary requirements including and not limited to low salt, diabetic, soft, textured and pureed
  • Day to day management of all kitchen operations.
  • Address queries from internal and external suppliers
  • Maintain and oversee a high-quality food service which consistently meets expectations of visitors, patients and clients
  • An understanding of Resident Rights, Aged Care Accreditation Standards and Outcomes
  • Supervise staff, co-ordinate and prioritise daily work, delegate
  • Facilitate staff meetings
  • Training and development to ensure that all cooks are trained in all aspects of kitchen operations to ensure that they are versatile and have the ability to be moved between sections

It is a mandatory requirement for a team member working in the Aged Care sector to have a valid RSL LifeCare Police Check or a valid National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) check, or potentially both, to undertake the inherent requirements of the role.

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: JR106503_1715811109
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Hospitality and Catering
Job Locations: Hawks Nest, Australia
Job Types: Permanent
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