Aged Care - Cook (Part Time) - Benalla

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At Estia Health, we are proud that each of our aged care homes uniquely represent the residents who choose us, the community that surrounds us and the people that we work with. At Estia, we are one family, we do our best to make a difference every day and we make magical moments happen, in small and special ways for our residents, visitors and staff alike. Join us, as we strive to support, nurture and develop your career in the growing aged care industry.

About the role 
Friendly, welcoming and evoking a warm homely ambiance, Estia Health Benalla is a sociable and active residence and is recognised by the local community as a warm, family-orientated home. The home are looking for an Cook to join their team on a Part Time basis working five shifts per fortnight. 

At Estia, all of our team members play a pivotal role in providing our residents with a great experience whilst living in our homes. As a Cook at Estia Health, working alongside the Chef Manager, you will ensure our residents are provided with healthy, delicious meals that meet their individual needs and preferences. 

About you 

  • Minimum Certificate III in Commercial Cookery (Cert IV preferred)
  • Cooking experience within the aged care industry highly regarded
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Excellent documentation practice
  • Experience in menu preparation and planning
  • Ability to manage textured and modified diets according to dietitian and clinical requirements
  • An ability fulfill the duties of a kitchen hand when required
  • An ability to manage catering staff and lead a team where required
  • A commitment to adhering to Work Health and Safety practices  

What we will do for you
At Estia, we love to see our team members grow and develop with us. We encourage you to develop your skills and capabilities and have a range of structured clinical and professional development programs to help you grow your career. 

In addition, all Estia Health employees have exclusive access to our online rewards portal which offers savings on over 2000 majors retailers, as well as restaurants, travel and entertainment offers.    

Join us!  
If you're interested in joining Estia Health, or would like to know more about this role please contact our Benalla home on (03) 5762 6933 or by email on

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