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  • Brighton, Victoria, Australia, 3186
  • Permanent
  • Closing on: Feb 13 2023


  • Make a difference at one of Australia’s leading health care providers
  • Generous salary packaging benefits, ongoing professional development and supportive team environment
  • Full time role in Brighton.

About the role

Only a few minutes from the coast, Calvary Brighton residential aged care home is a warm and welcoming place to call home, with round the clock care and every comfort considered.

We are looking for experienced Chef who is passionate about providing an exceptional food offering to our residents.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare and oversee the preparation of daily meals for residents that meet their special dietary requirements eg; texture modified, allergen compliant, culturally relevant.
  • Ensure the menu is adhered to and residents receive meals of choice.
  • Ensure all meals prepared and served are fresh, well presented, appetising and aromatic.
  • Act as the Nominated Food Safety Supervisor for the site

What you bring 

  • Significant experience in a similar role in the residential care or health care sectors.
  • Knowledge of the various legislative and regulatory requirements relevant to the catering service within the residential care sector.
  • Working knowledge of menu planning, ordering, managing stock levels, IDDSI, staff supervision and allergen management.
  • Relevant qualifications, with a Certificate III in commercial cookery as the minimum qualification required
  • A desire to join a team committed to the care of others in a mission based organisation

For further information please contact Olita DSouza, Recruitment Consultant on

About Calvary

We are a leading provider of quality, integrated care that puts our patients, residents and clients at the centre of everything we do. Calvary offers flexible careers in clinical, allied health, hospitality, ICT and health administration, mission, leadership, management and more. Founded in Australia in 1885, we’re one of the largest providers of health, aged and community care with over 18,000 staff and volunteers, 14 Public and Private Hospitals, 72 Residential Care and Retirement Communities and 19 Community Care Centres.

As an equal opportunity employer, we value diversity and are committed to fostering a workplace that is respectful, welcoming and inclusive where people are supported to draw strengths from their identity, culture and community. We value the integral dignity of each person and we encourage applications from First Nations peoples, people living with a disability, LGBTIQ+ people, people who have come to Australia as migrants or refugees and veterans.

Why work for Calvary?

Joining us is your opportunity to learn with purpose and drive positive impact to our community in a stimulating work environment. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here:

If you are looking for a rewarding career in an organisation that supports the community, apply now!

Please note the following:

  • Only applicants with a valid right to work in Australia will be considered.
  • As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.
  • Calvary has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination requirement for all workers. You will also be required to provide evidence of other immunisation as required for your role including TB screening
  • Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

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