Progress with purpose at one of Australia’s largest health care providers
Get ahead with salary packaging, benefits and professional development in a supportive team environment.
Located in Carrum Downs
About the role
We are looking for experienced Cook who is passionate about providing an exceptional food offering to our residents, available to work every Saturday and Sunday between 07:00am-15:00pm.
Calvary Sandhurst is a warm and home-like residential aged care home in Carrum Downs providing leading aged care services with excellent lifestyle options and therapeutic support.
Your main duties will include:
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.
Acting as a point of contact for all Food Handlers in the business, as well as food safety authorities in the absence of the Chef Manager
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.
Certificate III in Commercial Cookery (minimum)
Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery
Diploma of Hospitality
Food Safety Supervisor Certificate (Health Care Competencies)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Why work for Calvary?
At Calvary, our staff matter.
Join our team, learn with purpose and drive positive impact in one of Australia’s largest healthcare providers across Public and Private Hospitals, Residential Aged Care and Home Care.
With over 130 years’ experience and 18,000 staff and volunteers, we offer an inclusive and welcoming culture where you are valued, drawing on your own strengths, identity and background alongside a team of professionals who care for our patients, residents and clients.
NFP salary packaging benefits, discounted health insurance and gym memberships
Paid parental leave
Training, development pathways and career opportunities
Flexible hours that make sense for you
Apply now to start your career in an organisation that is making a positive difference in the community.
Please note the following:
As part of the application process, you will be required to complete pre-employment checks which may include, but is not limited to reference checks, work rights, criminal history check, NDIS/WWCC/WWVP checks, and a health evaluation to ensure 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 influenza, tuberculosis screening.
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