Catering Assistant - Casual REF: 644639

Arcare Aged Care

Exciting opportunity for  Casual Catering Assistant role!

  • 5 Star Aged Care
  • One of the most Innovative aged care providers in Australia
  • ARCARE GLENHAVEN - NSW
WE BELIEVE RELATIONSHIPS CHANGE LIVES!
  • ARCARE GLENHAVEN - NSW
  • CATERING ASSISTANT
  • CASUAL
  • Arcare Location: 93 Glenhaven Road, Glenhaven NSW 2156 (11 mins drive from Castle Hill and 49 mins drive from Sydney CBD)
  • Reference: 644639
  • Advert closes: 4/12/2020
  • Assessment Centre / Group Interview. 9th December 2020.
ARCARE Glenhaven in the beautiful Hills District sets a benchmark in the region for the standard of design in residential care. With its contemporary architecture, Arcare Glenhaven creates a stylish backdrop for first-class comforts and beautiful private suites to cater for 120 residents. Arcare is the largest private provider of aged care nationally, excelling in staff education and development, innovation in care and a supportive team environment with opportunities for internal promotion as the company expands in NSW.

About Arcare: With our first aged care residence constructed in 1997, Arcare is the largest private residential aged care provider in Australia. We currently have 30 residences throughout Victoria, NSW and Queensland. Beyond the luxurious surroundings of our residences, our residents are supported by our innovative relationships first approach to celebrating and supporting old age. This approach is driven by our Arcare values of Relationships, Uniqueness, Partnerships and Flexibility. The value and importance of relationships in all of our clients’ lives led to the development of our Dedicated Staff Assignment model, an approach which completely transforms the way that care and support are provided. Our internationally renowned Dedicated Staff Assignment sees team members working with the same small number of residents every day. This continuity allows for deep and trusting relationships to develop between residents, employees and families; and this is what makes Arcare a recognised leader in resident care globally. Arcare believes that care and support is shaped by the quality of the relationships and interactions between clients, families and employees. That’s why we are committed to supporting and valuing the wellbeing and contribution of all those involved in the caring relationship

About the opportunity: The successful applicant will be responsible for:
  • Delivery of meals across dining areas within a residence.
  • Ability to work with other catering staff and assist with the preparation of basic food if required or directed by supervisor.
  • Provide support to the retail café area or for functions and events within the residence.
  • Provide support for function planning and delivery.
  • Ensure the catering facilities cleaning schedule is adhered to.
  • Assist customers in line with service standards, following the Food Safety Program guidelines
Model and demonstrate extensive knowledge of Arcare’s Values, Relationship-centred model of care and Senses-framework.
Essential
  • Previous experience in a catering environment or commercial ventures such as a Cafe or Hotel 
  • Relevant Industry Training – Food Handling and Hygiene 
  • Certificate 1 Hospitality or higher
Desirable
  • Previous experience in an Aged Care 
In return for your commitment to us and our residents, we will provide you with flexibility, on the job training and excellent employment conditions. Aged care experience is essential – whilst you require a relevant qualification in nursing, we are also looking for the right people to join us for this unique and career building position. If you would like to find out more about how you can become a part of the Arcare team visit our website–

 https://arcare.com.au/current-positions/ and follow the link to apply. Arcare Glenhaven is a smoke free site. All applicants are required to undergo a National Police Record Check.  All successful applicants will be required to have an influenza vaccination before commencement as an inherent requirement of the role. Arcare is an equal opportunity employer