• Company:
    Southern Cross Care (SA, NT & VIC) Inc
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
  • Category:
    Food Industry
  • Dynamic not-for-profit organisation
  • Part time position (14 hours a week) 
  • Weekend shifts available 


About us


For more than 50 years, Southern Cross Care has been providing quality aged care and retirement living services to our community. We’re guided by our compassionate, capable, collaborative and creative values, and we want people who share these values to join our team.  



About the role


We are looking for a dedicated Chef to join our residential care team at Oakfield Lodge, Mount Barker.


This person will be responsible for the production of high quality meals for a large number of residents. Additionally, the successful applicant will meet dietary and portion control requirements while ensuring a safe, spotless and legally compliant workplace.  


You will also maintain equipment, direct other kitchen staff and demonstrate quality, efficiency and team building initiatives.


For further details regarding the scope of the role, please refer to the attached position description.



About you


The successful candidate will be an experienced Chef who is flexible, energetic and eager to please. With a relevant trade certificate or course in cookery or equivalent industry experience, you will be a great listener and a clear and concise communicator.


All Southern Cross Care employees also require a current National Police Certificate for the Purpose of Aged Care Employment.



About this opportunity


This is a rare opportunity to join a dynamic, not-for-profit organisation and help create a better future for you and your community.


You will enjoy flexible shifts and working arrangements, exceptional learning and development opportunities, and salary packaging benefits that will help you to maximise your take-home pay. You will also be working with a friendly and inclusive team that genuinely cares about you.


With our organisation growing to meet the needs and exceed the expectations of our community, there’s never been a better time to join the Southern Cross Care team.



For questions or enquiries about this role please contact:

Sarah Lavrencic on (08) 8393 6800