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Reference Number 41860
Position Title Hospitality Officer
Employment Type Casual
Entity Metro South
Location Alexandra Hills Nandeebie Aged Care Facility
Enterprise agreement Care & Support Services - Support Employee Level 2
Roles Available 1
Position Summary
  • Casual positions available 
  • Based out of our Alexandra Hills aged care facility
  • $28.65 per hour + Penalties & Allowances

We’re seeking applications from experienced Kitchen Hands, Cooks, Kitchen Staff and Hospitality Workers to join our facility team in Alexandra Hills. 

 

This is a unique employment opportunity for Hospitality Workers with proven commercial kitchen experience aiming to restore their work life balance and gain employment in one of Australia’s fastest growing industries.

 

You will be driven, possess leadership qualities and take pride in your presentation. You’ll be knowledgeable in relation to nutrition and have a keen interest on the impact of dietary requirements on our aged residents. As part of your role you’ll:

  • Prepare, cook and deliver food in adherence with Australian food safety standards and dietary requirements of our elderly residents
  • Be willing to support senior hospitality staff members with daily operations which may include housekeeping and laundry services
  • Be required to uphold impeccable hygiene standards 

What you’ll need:
You’ll have proven experience in safe food preparation, storage and delivery, a clear understanding of WHS and be confident in medium-high volume meal preparation. You’ll demonstrate:

  • Enthusiasm and strong self-motivation
  • Great communication skills and excellent attention to detail
  • Good understanding of Australian food and beverage standards
  • Confidence to satisfy the relevant probity checks required by legislation or policies.

Previous exposure to nutrition and dietary requirement for the aged is desirable, but not essential

 

Supporting our clients in the best way possible is important to us. To be employed by Blue Care, you will be required to complete the free NDIS Worker Orientation Module prior to commencement and provide a copy of your certificate on completion. 

 

Supporting you to support others.

We’ve been caring for Queenslander’s for over 65 years. Whether we’re on the road, in people’s homes or in our centres, everything our dedicated team of more than 8,000 people do is built on enabling independence, choice and freedom. We’re proudly not-for-profit and offer you: 

  • Access to salary packaging & meal and entertainment benefits
  • Flexible work arrangements to support work-life balance
  • Employee assistance, health & wellness programs
  • Values-based culture & rewards and recognition
  • Ongoing learning & development

Ready to work together?

Our application process takes less than 15 minutes – Click the ‘APPLY’ button below to be taken to our online application process and upload your resume and cover letter.

 

We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.

 

Our approach is simple everybody is welcome here. At UnitingCare, diversity is at the core of our who we are, our mission and our values. We are committed to providing equal opportunities to all employees no matter their sex, race, culture, sexual orientation, disability or gender identity. We know that when our people feel respected and valued, we empower them to share that within the communities we serve and to provide the very best care. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander.

Please Note: To ensure the health and safety of our people, and the clients, residents, patients and people we serve at UnitingCare Queensland, individuals are required to comply with statutory and Government requirements, such as public health directions, and UnitingCare's vaccination requirements policy, with respect to COVID-19 vaccinations. 
Selection Criteria Essential: Can you supply evidence of an up-to-date influenza vaccination & COVID 19 vaccination in accordance with the current Public Health Directive for Aged Care Facilities
Essential: If you are successful for this role, you may be required to undergo a series of pre-employment checks; that may include your Right to Work in Australia, Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check and a Health Screening Questionnaire. Do you consent to this?
Desirable: Do you have full Australian working entitlements as an Australian Citizen. Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Resident?
Desirable: If you don't have full working entitlements, do you have a current working Visa? Please list your visa, for example: Bridging Visa, Regional Sponsorship visa etc.
Essential: Willingness to work in all areas of hospitality (kitchen; cleaning; laundry).
Desirable: Experienced in and willingness to work as relief cook as required.
Contact Person Francis McQuillan
Contact Number 0427731915
Closing Date 24/01/2022
Position Description Hospitality Officer.pdf
Application Guide click here to view