Careers at Retire Australia
Cook - Glengowrie Estate

Glengowrie Village  
Employment Type:
PP - Part-time Permanent  
VM - Glengowrie 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 Cook to join our team on a permanent part time at our Glengowrie Retirement Village. Our residents are at the centre of everything we do and as such we are searching for an individual who is passionate about providing high quality personalised care. It will be critical to your role to be able to adapt to our residents’ needs, ensuring that they are met with compassion. The position will consist of 30 hours per fortnight, with shifts on Tuesday – Friday. There will be additional hours on offer for functions and coverage for annual leave. What you will do:

  • Be an integral part in providing outstanding, first class meal and service delivery
  • 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:

  • 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
  • A current First Aid Certificate with current CP

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”.