Kitchen Assistant

Listed 14 days Ago
Heritage Lifecare Ltd
Healthcare

An exciting opportunity have arisen to join our dedicated team as a Permanent Full Time Kitchen Assistant at Palms Lifecare, Pukekohe, Auckland.

We are Heritage

At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people.  As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home – promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built.

Why work anywhere else

Palms Lifecare is a modern 119-bed care home and hospital with a 36-unit village, located in the country town of Pukekohe. You can escape the city whilst only being 35 minutes from Auckland – making it an exciting place to work and live. Have a great pace of life, with beautiful nearby beaches, few traffic woes, affordable housing, and many great amenities - including cafes and schools. Why would you want to work anywhere else?

 The Opportunity

Our Kitchen Assistants are responsible for helping to provide meals for our residents at Palms Lifecare. We only want the best for our clients, which is why we are seeking a reliable, helpful professional. This is an opportunity to work in an environment where we value career pathways and positive work ethics. 

Applicants should have the following:

  • Proven experience working in a kitchen, preferably a commercial kitchen
  • Excellent food hygiene skills with a current food hygiene certificate (or the ability to sit one)
  • Very good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Availability for PM and PM shift-work
  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand

If you want to work for one of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you.

We review applications once received. Hence, interviews could take place before the closing date of this advertisement. If this role appeals to you, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chance of an interview.