Aged Care - Kitchen Hand (Part Time) - Merrylands

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At Estia Health, we are proud that each of our 69 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 
Estia Health Merrylands, providing care for 131 residents' are looking for experienced Kitchen Hands to join their team on a Part Time basis. The successful applicants will work across a range of shifts including morning, afternoon, evening and weekend shifts.

At Estia, all of our team members play a pivotal role in providing our residents with a great experience whilst living in our homes. Working within our hospitality team, our Kitchen Hands are responsible for providing the best possible dining experience for our residents'. The Kitchen Hand role involves: 

  • Preparation, serving, presentation and delivery of food and beverages in accordance with the Food Safety Program (FSP)
  • Washing dishes and cleaning in accordance with Food Safety Program (FSP)
  • Adhering and assisting with Food Safety legislation
  • Contribute to menu planning to meet resident's needs and preferences  

About you
Our ideal candidate is passionate about Aged Care and has a resident focused approach. The ideal candidate will also have:

  • Basic food handling course certificate 
  • Experience in a kitchen environment
  • Experience in a residential aged care commerecial kitchen (highly regarded)
  • Demonstrated ability to work within a multi disciplinary team
  • Effective time management and organisational skills
  • A commitment to adhere 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 are interested in this role and would like to know more, please call our Merrylands home on (02) 9631 1837 or by emailing

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