Aged Care - Chef or Cook - Immediate Start


Christchurch - City

The key to our success is our people, your role in this environment is to provide friendly, attentive and efficient service to our valued residents through cooking a variety of nutritious Homestyle meals, preparation of ingredients and food service. 

This position is hands-on requiring you to prepare and cook meals for residents, work within a dedicated team of staff and take ownership of stock control, quality of meals and cleanliness of kitchen. 

Key responsibilities 

  • Cooking nutritious Homestyle meals: morning/afternoon tea, 2 choices hot lunch, dessert, soup and evening meal
  • Special diets and diet requirements including allergies/intolerances, supplements and texture modified soft & purees
  • Supervising and overseeing kitchen & food service on the weekend
  • Monitoring and promoting kitchen hygiene and HACCP
  • All aspects of kitchen operations including washing dishes and cleaning kitchen

Key Criteria: 

  • Trade qualified Chef or experienced cook
  • Previous experience in a similar position within Aged Care, Health or Hospitals advantageous
  • Strong H&S awareness
  • Ability to work with limited supervision

The successful candidate will have previous experience in a similar role working in Aged Care, Health or Hospitals. You will be a well presented and self-motivated individual who has excellent organisational and communication skills.

If this sounds like you, please contact Emma on 021 616 821 or Apply Now!