Cook for Albarosa and Camellia Rest Homes

We are seeking a qualified Cook to provide healthy and nutritious meals and snacks for our cherished residents at Camellia Rest Home and Albarosa Rest Home. The days are Thursday to Saturday, 7am to 6pm.


Golden Healthcare Group is a large Christchurch based privately owned aged care provider, and comprises eight facilities which offer various residential care services.

Camellia Court and Albarosa Rest Homes has a capacity of 79 residents, and we also have approximately 30 valuable staff who are also provided with snacks and meals. Meals are prepared in our own kitchen based in Camellia Court, working to winter and summer menus and special diet plans provided by a qualified dietician.  You will also cater for theme days and celebrations, such as birthdays, Xmas etc. Both facilities are dedicated Dementia Units.

Working in these facilities with long term residents and a great team of staff will be rewarding and satisfying. The opportunity to pick up extra shifts may be available from time to time.

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You will need to have:

  • A minimum of 1 year’s experience in large volume cooking in commercial kitchens
  • A recognised food services qualification
  • Adherence to food safety, familiar with the new Food Safety Plan
  • Have experience in ordering supplies and manage kitchen stock.
  • Able to produce home baking, such as delicious slices, scones, muffins etc
  • Can provide guidance and advice to kitchen hands.
  • A New Zealand resident or have a current work visa.
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