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NSW, Australia
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Kitchen Hand


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CAULFIELD, VIC, Australia 



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Part time, Casual



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Job Description:

  • Are you interested in making a difference in older people’s lives?
  • Part-time and casual opportunities available
  • Based in Caulfield

About HammondCare
HammondCare is an independent Christian charity that exists to improve quality of life for people in need.

We specialise in aged and dementia care, palliative care, rehabilitation, mental health services for older people, and other related health and aged care services.  HammondCare seeks to embed evidence based best practice in its services and we provide these services through home care, sub-acute hospitals and residential aged care. 

Bringing these health, hospital and aged care services together, HammondCare has been able to develop innovative, flexible care models designed to serve people with complex health or aged care needs, regardless of their circumstances. 
HammondCare works to provide its staff with support, career development opportunities, education, responsibility and recognition, work/life balance, and satisfying roles.

About the role
The Kitchen Hand role contributes to the smooth running of the kitchen on the Hammondville site.  In addition, this role ensures excellence in high quality services to the residents of HammondCare. The responsibilities of the role includes:

  • Provides high quality services to the residents of Hammond Care in accordance with HammondCare’s Mission in action
  • Effectively communicate and work together with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Washing dishes and ensuring the kitchen environment is kept clean to the highest standard.
  • Effectively organise the meals in accordance with the resident needs in conjunction with the cook and Head Chef.

Job Requirements:

About you

  • Commitment to engage and align with HammondCare’s Christian Mission, Motivation and Mission in Action.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Empathy and patience.
  • Demonstrated understanding of infection control, manual handling, hazard identification and reduction.
  • Applied knowledge of dietary needs.
  • Previous experience in a kitchen and/or aged care environment.
  • High level of written and oral communication skills.
  • Capacity to take initiative and be innovative.
  • Adaptable with demonstrated experience in working in a flexible, multi-skilled team environment with demonstrated interpersonal, communication and customer service skills.

HammondCare offers its staff competitive salaries, excellent training & development opportunities, a supportive environment and a fabulous benefits program. For more info check out our website:

Ready to make a change? Apply Now!

For an information pack, including the selection criteria, and details on how to apply, please see our website:

For any specific queries not answered by the information pack, please phone Marcus Gildon on 0428 219 680

Closing Date: 20 January 2017

All short listed applicants for these positions will be asked to consent to a criminal record check and pre-employment functional assessment.