Send me jobs like these

We will email you new jobs that match this search.

Existing Applicants Login

Job search

Filter Results

Work type


Melbourne Metropolitan


Job Category

Menu Monitor

Apply now Job no: 533399
Work type: Casual
Location: Warringal Private Hospital
Categories: Catering/Food Services

Menu Monitor

We are seeking positive, hard-working food services professional to join our team at
Warringal Private Hospital. This is a Casual opportunity.


About the Role

This role would suit a hospitality professional looking for a career change!

As a Menu Monitor, you will be primarily supporting our hospital dieticians in the provision and collection of menus, managing the dietary requirements of our patients and ensuring they receive the appropriate meal free of allergens. You will also be assisting our catering team with the distribution and collection of all food trays and beverages, along with maintaining the cleanliness and hygiene of the kitchen environment, dishes and utensils.

In this role you will report to the Catering Manager and 2IC and work closely with a positive and respected team.

About You

To succeed in this role, you will have a high attention to detail and work effectively in a team or independently as required, within a fast-paced environment. Your ability to prioritise tasks effectively will assist you with your excellent time management skills.

You will also bring;

  • Communicate effectively with Dietitians, Nursing Staff, Speech Pathologists, Chefs, Catering Assistants, Managers and Team Leaders
  • Order meals for patients with special dietary requirements
  • Order patient meals to align with Meal Plans and documented patient information, in consideration of age, allergies, preferences/dislikes, special dietary requirements and prescribed meal plans
  • Review recipe and ingredient lists to ensure suitability of menu items, in consideration of age, allergies, preferences/dislikes, special dietary requirements and prescribed meal plans
  • Perform cross-check of patient management software to ensure accuracy of documented food allergies
  • Communicate with patients and families to determine food preferences and dislikes as required

The Person:

  • Display a positive attitude to daily challenges, willingness and flexibility to meet the needs of changing priorities and a resilient nature
  • Previous experience within a Hospital food services role preferred
  • Must be process driven with a strong attention to detail
  • A sound knowledge in food and/or nutrition preferred
  • Personable, a team player who has exceptional communication skills
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure
  • Availability to perform shift work
  • Understanding of the importance in compliance with hospital policies related to the rights of staff privacy and patient confidentiality

Why Warringal Private Hospital?

Warringal Private Hospital, a 215 bed facility incorporating 11 state of the art operating theatres, has an established national and international reputation as a leading healthcare provider, achieving recognition in many specialties throughout the years, and leading medical tourism from all over the world.

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". Benefits of working with Ramsay include;

  • 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.


How to Apply

All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application.


Everyone who joins Ramsay:

  • Must be vaccinated against Covid-19, including a third dose if required under State health orders
  • Must provide a National Police check conducted within the previous 12 months
  • According to the role, Ramsay may require a Working-With-Children check and proof of immunisation against infectious diseases.


If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact Stacey Falzon at

Applications close: 29th May 2022 at 1 1.55pm 


Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time

Back to search results Apply now Refer a friend

Share this:

| More