Careers at Retire Australia
Chef (Trade Qualified)

Location:
The Laurels  
Employment Type:
PP - Part-time Permanent  
Department:
VM - The Laurels Village Operations

RetireAustralia is the largest private owner and operator of Retirement Villages in Australia. Our purpose is to serve our residents and customers and be the best retirement community owner, operator and care services provider for older Australians. RetireAustralia currently operates a portfolio of 27 established villages throughout New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia.

About the role

We are currently recruiting for an experienced and motivated Chef join our The Laurels Retirement Village team on a permanent part time basis. You will be responsible for providing exceptional service in a respectful and professional manner, maintaining privacy, respect and dignity at all times. You will have a strong desire to cook and present quality home style cooked meals to our residents and find working with seniors to be a rewarding experience. It will be critical to your role to be able to adapt to our residents’ needs, ensuring that they are met with compassion. What you will do:

  • Have a genuine passion for food
  • Ensure that all kitchen processes are adhered to including HACCP Food Safety Guidelines, and other legislative requirements; and
  • Work well with others and function as part of a great team

About you

You will be passionate about the retirement industry and contributing to the lives of others. You will have experience in a similar role and will bring:

  • Trade Qualified
  • Food Safety Certification
  • Hold Food Safety Supervisor Certificate or willingness to complete qualification
  • Proven experience having held a similar position ideally for 2-3 years
  • A current First Aid Certificate with current CPR
  • A positive outlook and keenness to make a difference

If you are looking for the opportunity to develop a career and contribute to the success of RetireAustralia and the satisfaction of our residents, please ‘apply’ below.

 “As part of the application process you will be required to provide personal information to RetireAustralia and our privacy policy can be found on our website.  You will also be required to provide proof of right to work in Australia, participate in medical testing, verification of identification and qualifications”.