Cook

Listed 10 days Ago
Heritage Lifecare Ltd
Healthcare

An exciting opportunity to join our dedicated team as a Permanent Part Time Cook has arisen at Redroofs Lifecare, Dunedin.

We are Heritage

At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people.  As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home – promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built.

Why work anywhere else

Redroofs Lifecare is a 50-bed care home located in the city of Dunedin. The city has stunning architecture, a picturesque harbour, beaches and walkways – making it an exciting place to work and live. Have a great pace of life, with a short commute, affordable housing in welcoming communities and many great amenities - including a university, boutique cafes and schools. Why would you want to work anywhere else?
We are looking for a dynamic, Kitchen Supervisor to join our team on a Permanent Full Time basis who has experience in an Aged Care environment overseeing the running of two kitchens.

The Opportunity

Our Cooks are responsible for helping to provide meals for our residents at Redroofs Lifecare. We only want the best for our clients, which is why we are seeking a reliable, helpful professional. This is an opportunity to work in an environment where we value career pathways and positive work ethics.

Applicants should have the following:

  • Shifts include AM, PM and Weekend shifts
  • Demonstrate a high standard of personal hygiene and appearance
  • Have sound knowledge of nutrition and dietetics
  • Aware of the cultural dimensions of food
  • Be forward thinking and proactive in approach
  • Have excellent awareness of food safety
  • Able to lead a team
  • Aged care experience preferred
  • NZQA qualifications in cooking and baking preferred
  • A First Aid certificate is preferred but not essential
  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand

If you want to work for one of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you.

We review applications once received, and hence interviews may be held before the closing date of this advertisement. If you are interested in the role, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chances of an interview.

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