Hours of Work:
2 days a week and
Every other weekend
- Current Food Safety Handlers Certificate
- Previous cooking experience, Red Seal an asset
•Experience in large quantity food preparation
•Passion to demonstrate a creative flair for food preparation and presentation
•Knowledgeable of special and therapeutic diets
•Physically able to lift and transfer heavy, hot items and stand for the majority of a shift.
•Able to work accurately, quickly, and safely
•Able to increase or decrease recipes to meet the needs of the retirement home
•An effective team player who works quickly & communicates well
•Must be able to read, write and accurately follow written and verbal instructions in English.
•Must be able to work and communicate effectively with senior residents and other team members
•Prepare foods for residents & guests
•Review menus before preparing meals and prepares and serves them properly and attractively
•Ensures, practices and teaches use of proper food handling techniques
•Prepares and serves foods for therapeutic diets according to planned menus
•Assists in dish and pan washing
•Assists in maintaining cleanliness of kitchen
Greenwood Retirement Communities is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities up to the point of undue hardship during the recruitment, assessment and selection process. Please notify Greenwood Retirement Communities if you require accommodation in respect of the materials or procedures used at any time during this process. If you require accommodation Greenwood Retirement Communities will work with you to determine how to meet your needs.