Are you an experienced Senior Lead Chef looking for a rewarding role? Linda Jones Retirement Village in Hamilton has an opportunity for you!
Your chance to really make a difference in this rewarding role
This role will challenge any stereo types you have about food and nutrition in retirement living
Well orientated team and support from a dedicated management team
About Ryman Retirement Villages
Calling all Chefs! We have a Food revolution under way at Ryman Healthcare's retirement villages. "Ryman Delicious" is our all-new approach to food and fine dining.
Developing menus with more choice introduces more complexity for chefs and Ryman Healthcare is investing in redesigning our kitchens and putting in extra resources to make it work.
About the Role
We have an exciting opportunity to join our supportive team as a Senior Lead Chef. This is a permanent, full-time role working Sunday-Thursday 0800-1700 .
Recruit, train, lead, motivate and inspire the kitchen and cafe team to deliver a foodservice and dining experience that's 'good enough for mum'
Prepare specialty food for functions and fine dining
Adhere to all practices relating to food hygiene, preparation, storage and disposal
Work closely with, and support your team and colleagues
To thrive in our supportive and rewarding environment you will have :
Extensive experience as a Head Chef, leading a team and running a kitchen
Outstanding communication skills
Hold the London City & Guilds or NZQA 75 / 1, 75 / 2, 75 / 3, or the New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 4) as a minimum
A reliable, friendly and professional manner
Benefits of working at a Ryman Village
Fun, friendly and supportive team environment
Certainty of hours through fixed rosters
Work in a beautiful, resort style village
Opportunities for professional development and career progression
Ryman Team Benefits Card with discounts from a wide range of suppliers and retailers
If you are interested in working for a company with a clear purpose that are committed to safety, kindness and developing our people we would love to hear from you.