We are seeking experienced Cooks to join our Catering team at Hollywood Private Hospital.
This opportunity is for a casual position, working morning, afternoon and evening shifts, across a seven (7) day rotating roster.
About the Role
As a Cook, you will be responsible for directing, supervising, and undertaking the planning, preparation and serving of high quality food and meals to patients, staff and visitors of the Hospital. This will include providing nutritious meals to meet the changing needs of customers and any dietary requirements they may have.
You will also be responsible for maintaining cleanliness within the department in line with required food safety, infection control and hospital standards, while offering high standards of quality and service to customer and patients.
Reporting to the Catering Manager, you will perform duties within a supportive and respected team.
To succeed in this role you will have exceptional customer service skills and the ability to work in a fast paced environment. Your proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently as required, will also assist you in this role.
You will also bring;
- Trade Certificate in catering/cooking or HACCP Training Certificate
- Food Hygiene Certificate
- Minimum of 2 years experience in a large scale food preparation environment
- Excellent time management skills
- Commitment to excellence in preparation and supply of food services
- Experience in a similar role within the health care industry
Flexible work practices to best match your work/life balance
- Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
- Employee assistance program
- Industry discounts across private health insurance, retail services, financial services and more.
Hollywood Private Hospital in particular offers enjoyable social events and wellness programs, employee discounts, and has an on-site library!
About the Organisation
The Hospital is operated by Ramsay Health Care, a global operator of private hospitals and primary care clinics with 73 Australian sites employing over 30,000 people. Ramsay focuses on maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety, being an employer of choice, and operating its business according to The Ramsay Way philosophy: "People Caring for People".
Hollywood Private Hospital is a modern, acute care hospital in Nedlands and enjoys a strong reputation for excellence in patient care. With 738 licensed beds, Hollywood Private Hospital is the State’s largest private hospital based on bed numbers. The hospital employs over 2,000 people and has more than 700 accredited specialists working across a wide range of disciplines including cardiology, gastroenterology, general medicine, general surgery, neurosurgery, oncology, orthopaedics, palliative care, psychiatry, rehabilitation and urology.
In response to an increase in demand for Hollywood Private Hospital’s services, owner Ramsay Health Care recently invested over $70 million in major infrastructure developments at the hospital. The centrepiece of this development is a new wing which houses six additional state-of-the-art operating theatres, three new 30 bed wards and a new kitchen.
How to Apply
All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application (applications should include CV and 2 current work-related referees).
Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police check prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.
If you have any questions about this opportunity, please call Peter Trusler, Catering Manager, on 08 9346 6336.