We are currently seeking a Part Time Cook to join our team at the Village of Maynard Nursing Home located in Toronto, Ontario. You will join our AM team (0600-1400) and work approximately 30 hours bi-weekly.
Agrees with the objectives and philosophy of the Village and displays a caring, respectful attitude toward the residents, families, and team members
Supports and embraces a resident-centered social culture
Has experience preparing large quantities of food, preferably in a health care or long term care setting
Demonstrates a creative flair for menu planning, meal preparation, and presentation
Has knowledge of special diets and therapeutic diets, including texture modifications
Possesses excellent time management and organizational skills
Communicates effectively with others
Works well independently and as a co-operative team member
Able to work quickly, accurately, and safely
Holds a Culinary Arts Diploma or a Food Service Worker Diploma from a Community College as listed in the Ontario Colleges of Applied Arts & Technology Act 2002 or a registered private Career College in Ontario
Holds a current Food Safety Awareness Certificate
Has knowledge of the Ontario Food Premises Regulations and Canada’s Food Guide to Healthy Eating
Able to cope with the physical, mental, and emotional demands of the job
The Cook prepares meals under the guidance of the Director of Food Services. Diets must be in accordance with the Physician's orders and within the nutritional criteria of the Long Term Care Homes Act and the policies and standards of Schlegel Villages.
The positions are ‘people intensive’, with a substantial component of the job involving fostering exemplary resident/family relations. The Cook will provide a high level of customer service with a concentration on flexible living and quality of life.
At Schlegel Villages, we aspire to provide all members of our communities, including team members, with a life enriching experience. Family owned and operated, we take our mission seriously: "to provide holistic health care in a home environment, located within an internal neighbourhood design that promotes a caring community with emphasis on optimal health and life purpose for each resident." Our passionate team members have the right skills, knowledge and share the organizational values. We provide ongoing training and education programs and hire the best people, provide the best training and education, and support them with the best leadership.
Schlegel Villages is pleased to accommodate individual needs in accordance with the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), within our recruitment process. If you require accommodation at any time throughout the recruitment process, please speak with the hiring leader.
If you are interested and meet the above qualifications, please complete a candidate profile and upload a current resume.
We thank all interested candidates. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.