Kitchen hand - Taroom

Job Description


If you are a person who thrives in a team environment and who is passionate about helping others, then we'd love to hear from you!


Southern Cross Care QLD is a not-for-profit provider of quality aged care, disability care and independent living in South East Queensland.
As a Part-time Cook/Kitchen hand at Residential Aged Care Home based at Taroom you will assist in the running of the kitchen and be able to provide the highest standard in meal preparation for our residents while embodying our values to meet our mission to support people in their choice of health, wellbeing and lifestyle, and our vision to value and respect human life.

You will prepare nutritious meals for our residents in accordance with the requirements of the Food Safety Program. Ensure all new or updated resident dietary information is actioned and understood in a timely manner.
You may be also required to assist with laundry and domestic duties within the home.

What we offer:
Highly competitive pay rates (minimum rate of $25.75/h) with salary packaging options to increase your take home pay 
Stable employment with variety of shifts across a 14 day roster
Rewarding position, working as part of a team to make a real difference to other's lives

More about you:
You will demonstrate compassion, sensitivity and maturity to provide high quality meals
Attention to detail and ability to follow both verbal and written instructions
Experience in Aged Care environment (desired but not essential).
Must be flexible with start time and days (including weekends).
Good knowledge of food safety (preferable HACCP).
You will hold a current NDIS clearance or be willing to apply for one
Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and to manage your time effectively
You will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19

Southern Cross Care QLD is an EEO employer. Please note that all employment offers will be conditional upon a satisfactory NDIS workers screen, COVID 19 vaccinations  and the right to work in Australia.