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Reference Number 14060
Position Title Cook / Chef | Derby | Full Time
Employment Type Full Time
Division Residential
Region KIMBERLEY
Site Juniper Derby
Position Summary

  What's on offer:

  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Salary Sacrifice of $15,900 p/a
  • Free parking on site

We are currently looking for a suitably experienced Chef/Cook to work at Juniper's Numbala Nunga and Ngamang Bawoona facilities, located in the Kimberley town of Derby (approx. 2500km from Perth). Numbala Nunga and Ngamang Bawoona provide care for up to 43 residents in an enabling and culturally appropriate manner.

The purpose of this role is to prepare and cook high quality, nutritious meals to meet our residents’ special dietary requirements. You will be responsible for supervising a team of catering staff, making sure that the quality of meals is maintained at a high standard. 

On offer for the successful candidate will be a full time position, working a variety of days from 6:30am-2:30pm.

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Preparing and cooking high quality, nourishing meals for our residents
  • Monitoring all practices within the catering centre to ensure safe food handling and infection control procedures are being adhered to
  • Ensure all areas of the kitchen are cleaned to the highest standards
  • Stock control management, replenishing and ordering stock as required
  • Compliancy with Juniper’s Occupational, Safety and Health requirements

The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required:

  • Trade certification or experience in a commercial cooking environment and/or aged care catering is required
  • Basic knowledge of dietary nutrition for the aged is preferred
  • Ability to manage bulk ordering, purchasing, and stock control of food
  • Competent in using Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Empathy for elderly residents 

Juniper is a leading provider of care, accommodation and support services for older Western Australians. We are a values driven, community benefit organisation that excels in social enterprise for the benefit of all people. Our response to increasing need encompasses a strong presence throughout metropolitan Perth and in the Kimberley, Mid-West, Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions, giving us one of the largest care footprints in Australia. We believe in celebrating life, and strive to add value to the communities in which we operate, where our staff and volunteers work to deliver our Vision and Mission.

People of all ages are encouraged to apply. Juniper may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised closing date.

 

Contact Person Gail Marley
Contact Number (08) 9240 0318
Alternate Contact Person Megan Hayes
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0308
Position Description no position descriptions have been provided

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Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
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