Cook - Wommin Bay
Australia - NSW, Lismore & Far North Coast
  • Work in our beautiful aged care village in Wommin Bay, 3/5 days per week
  • Take pride in a meaningful job with a real sense of purpose
  • Be supported by a dedicated, hardworking and energetic team

We offer our residents freshly prepared meals and snacks, all cooked on site in our commercial kitchens. We are now seeking a talented and passionate Chef to join our team to provide high quality, nutritious meals to our residents. Please note this a casual position and includes weekend work. This role is based at our Wommin Bay residential village.

Key responsibilities:

  • Implement and review of high quality menus which meet the dietary requirements of residents including nutritional, cultural and specialised health requirements.
  • Provide guidance and support to the team by leading the daily operations of the kitchen during your shift.
  • Prepare meals for residents ensuring consistency in quality, taste and presentation.
  • Ensure compliance with HACCP legislation and Feros Food safety Plan.
  • Monitor and maintain sufficient food supplies for each residential facility.
  • Respond to customer feedback regarding the quality of food served to ensure.
  • Ensure that the Food Safety Program and its support program documentation is maintained.
  • Ensure a safe working environment in the residential facility implementing and working within workplace health and safety requirements including the use of personal protective equipment as required.

More about you:

  • You will have a certificate 3 in Commercial Cookery or similar and experience working in commercial kitchens
  • You will be able to work rotating weekends
  • Ability to be flexible when it comes to roster – 3/5 days per week
  • You are open to occasional split shifts (morning 06.30-13.30 and afternoon 13.30-18.30)
  • You will have Food Safety Supervisor Certificate (or be willing to complete one)
  • You will be required to lead by example, be even tempered and thrive working in a fast paced environment.
  • You respect the privacy, confidentiality and dignity of senior clients, and maintain a professional working relationships with clients at all times (but still be up for forging some great relationships with our residents and having FUN)

For the full details about the role please see attached the position description. If the PD is not attached please refer to our website;

You may be wondering who is Feros Care and why would I want to work there?

We are a not-for-profit, people centred organisation that is dedicated to raising the profile of senior people and supporting them to live their BEST LIFE! We are focused on delivering our customer promise and pride ourselves in our technology and in our staff. 

Now if what we have said has excited you and believe you fit the brief we would love to hear from you.

Please note that successful applicants are required to complete a criminal history statutory declaration and undergo an Australian Federal Police Check.

At Feros Care, we truly believe that ‘everyone matters’ and actively seek to include, welcome and value the unique contributions of all people.  Our culture, our core values and the connection we have with the community is driven by our 820 staff members who represent 28 different cultures including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.  We strive to be a leader and advocate for diversity and inclusion. We harness a culture that embraces individual differences in all its glory.

We encourage people with disability, lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this job.