Chef (Relief positions)

August 13, 2019 Posted by in Comments Off
  • Various relief positions available
  • Working within a great environment with friendly staff and incentives and rewards!
  • About the Company

    Thompson Health Care is a family owned company, with four decades of experience. Priding itself on excellent care for residents, achieved through a quality Nursing Home environment. All residents are entitled to enjoy the highest standard of care and service provided by a team of dedicated, caring staff. Our twelve Aged Care Homes stretch from Bowral in the Southern Highlands, throughout the Sydney Region and to Kempsey on the mid-north coast.


    Northern Beaches

    About the Role

    Thompson Health Care is seeking motivated and experienced Chef to join our catering team. We have relief positions available in our Northern Beaches Nursing Homes at Mona Vale and Avalon with potential for further work within our other Nursing Homes in Sydney.

    This is a great role which allows the candidate to be involved in ensuring our residents receive high quality, nutritious meals along with providing a platform to build on their organisational and customer service skills. This is an ideal role for someone who is passionate about Aged Care, is a capable leader and enjoys cooking for a wide range of dietary requirements.

    Thompson Health Care work on an innovative and exciting 28 day rotating menu.


  • Ensure high quality meals are prepared and delivered to residents
  • Ensure adequate supplies are on hand for the catering requirements
  • Monitor and ensure safe work practices are followed at all times
  • Provider leadership of other catering staff
  • Skills and Experience

  • Trade qualifications in Commercial Cookery with a minimum 2 years’ experience in Aged Care
  • Experience in running a busy kitchen operation
  • Ability to work under high pressure situations with excellent time management
  • Strong interpersonal skills, delegating tasks and excellent customer service skills
  • Possess good understanding of safe work procedures, Food Safety and HACCP guidelines
  • Company Culture

    People enjoy working at Thompson Health Care as we are able to provide staff with safe and supportive environment. Staff are trained in our systems to ensure the highest care of our residents. Our reward and recognition program for staff is greatly received.

    How to apply

    Please send in your application now to

    Contact Lihini on 02 8467 9329 for any initial enquiries.