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Head Chef - Aldinga Beach


At Opal HealthCare, we know that companies don’t succeed, people do. 

We work to provide opportunities for a rewarding and meaningful career. In joining Opal, you will have access to a range of benefits including:

  • Work/life balance – this Head Chef role is rostered full time on weekdays, no late nights!
  • Access to our Annual Chef’s Masterclass – meet with your peers and share your knowledge!
  • Career Progression and Development Pathways – internal leadership courses, as pathways to leadership and management roles across all of Opal!
  • Ongoing growth and learning – gain access to the Opal Healthcare Academy!
  • Opal Scholarships for further study – you could be offered a package valued at up to $15,000 over a period of 3 years to elevate your career!
  • Employee Referral Program – earn bonuses for inviting your friends to work!
  • Employee Assistance Program – for when you need extra support!
  • 102 locations across Australia – if you need to relocate or wish to transfer between Care Communities for career progression, we can support you!

Role responsibilities and requirements:

  • Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery
  • Food Safety Supervisory Certification
  • Previous experience in Head Chef roles preferred
  • Previous experience in residential aged care
  • Demonstrate ability to develop and lead a team
  • Demonstrated experience in all aspects of kitchen and food service management 
  • Create your seasonal menu in consultation with residents
  • Create nutritious meals and snacks in line with the food services program
  • Ensure detailed compliance with the food safety program
  • Oversee and manage the creation and delivery of meals and events

Please note all applicants must be willing to complete a pre-employment medical, police clearance and NDIS worker’s clearance.

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