Food Service Assistants | Part Time Roles | Mornington Location

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Job Information

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    Posted On Nov 30 ,2014
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Job Description

  • Are you passionate about quality care and the elderly?
  • Are you full of ideas on better ways of doing things?
  • Be part of a different way of working at our new residence – Peninsula Grange

We are seeking Mornington Peninsulas best Food Service Assistants to work in our brand new facility opening early 2015.

Your opportunity
Peninsula Grange will offer resident focused care, based on individual preferences and choices in a state of the art facility.

Using your previous hospitality experience (preferably within an aged care facility), you will be responsible for assisting with food preparation and the serving of meals to our residents. You will bring a strong commitment to customer service and food safety

The Model of Care – Better Together®
Peninsula Grange is adopting a new model of care, Better Together®. The Better Together® beliefs are a set of principles to guide the way we work and how we put clients first. The principals are:

We connect – We are warm in our connection, we use people’s names and offer them a warm greeting. We aim to connect with each other, our customers and the local community.

We respect – We are honest, respect privacy, individuality, the right to make decisions and be independent. We aim to bring out the best in everyone by providing choice and opportunities for people to realise their potential.

We make it possible – We respond with a smile, listen carefully and take action. This is about creating memorable experiences by saying ‘yes’ and thinking of solutions to even the most improbable requests.

About us
In return for your hard work and dedication, Australian Unity invites you to be part of our organisation that fosters a diverse workplace, supports many charities and environmental initiatives.

We are committed to ensuring our people are well looked after through a competitive rewards and benefits programs including:

  • Competitive salary + rewards program
  • Career progression and ongoing training and support
  • Supplied uniform
  • General Insurance discounts
  • Financial Planning advice
  • Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Community and Parental leave
  • Public Holiday Exchange and more

Peninsula Grange Aged Care moves away from a traditional care approach to one underpinned by flexibility and respect for the needs and tastes of each individual resident.  You will work directly with residents or work in the kitchen with the Food Services Manager. We have state of the art commercial level kitchens on every floor and, with the support of the Food Services Assistants, encourage our residents to cook and share their recipes.

All about you
We are seeking experienced and self-motivated people who have a passion for working with the elderly. Having come from a similar role within Hospitality, Aged Care or Health Services, you will have sound knowledge of food safety and OHS with a recent food handling certificate

Due to the nature of our business, you will also be required to hold a current Australian National Police Check.

Apply now or contact our Recruitment Team on 03 9622 2309 OR 03 9622 2308