Cook - Aegis Banksia Park
About The Organisation
Providing quality care services for 30 years, Aegis Aged Care is passionate about using innovation and imagination to continually improve the care, quality of life and living environment of the people who live with us.
Located in the heart of the Calista community, Aegis Banksia Park caters for up to 112 residents within a Low Care, High Care setting as well as Dementia Specific Care services.
As members of the Aegis team, we collectively hold these values as paramount:
- Positive Contribution
- Respect for ourselves and each other
- Integrity in our decisions and actions
- Dignity is a right of every person
- Excellence in everything we do.
About The Role
An exciting casual opportunity has arisen to be a part of the team at Aegis Banksia Park as a Cook. Working Sunday & Monday with the ability to provide cover for other staff when on leave.
As an important part of the team, you will:
- Effectively and efficiently manage the delivery of food services for residents
- Provide food services under the direction and supervision of the Cook/Chef Manager
- Organise kitchen staff in the preparation and serving of meals during weekends
- Prepares resident’s meals according to dietary plans and menus developed
- Manages receipt of stores, and food storage according to the relevant regulations
- Ensure correct food handling techniques are used at all times
Skills and Abilities
To be successful in this role you will:
- Experience in food preparation and cooking for large numbers of people
- A high level of Food Safe knowledge
- Sound written and verbal communication skills
- Be able to work independently
- Be able to work cooperatively within a team environment
- Hold a Certificate III in Commercial Cookery or equivalent/higher.
Previous aged care experience will be highly regarded
Staff enjoy working at Aegis Banksia Park due to the friendly and supportive working environment. You will be working alongside skilled and experienced colleagues as well as being provided with modern and quality equipment to do your job more effectively and efficiently. Free off-street parking is available to all staff.
How To Apply
- Complete the questions contained in the application below, then click Next to upload a copy of your CV.
- For further information, please contact Aegis Banksia Park.