Careers at Retire Australia
Chef - The Laurels

The Laurels  
Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  
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 searching for a qualified Chef to join our team at The Laurels Retirement Village. Your primary responsibility will be the preparation of meals for our residents and providing a level of service which exceeds their needs and dietary requirements. Your duties will include:

· Preparation of meals for residents, following set menus

· Menu planning to ensure dietary requirements of our residents are met

· Ensure that all kitchen processes are adhered to including HACCP Food Safety Guidelines, and other legislative requirements

· Responsible for food ordering and the cleanliness of the kitchen and equipment

About you

· Certificate III in Commercial Cookery or equivalent

· Previous experience in a similar role, experience working in retirement living will be highly regarded

· A current First Aid Certificate with current CPR

· A positive outlook and a genuine passion for food

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.

The successful applicant will be required to undergo medical and background checking. The successful applicant must also possess unlimited working rights in Australia.