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Catering Supervisor

Catering Supervisor

  • 612043
  • Canberra, ACT, Australia, 2601
  • Full Time

Catering Supervisor – Senior Living Residential Services

Do what you love every day in a compassionate, supportive environment!

  • Protect your career by becoming part of an “essential services”
  • Use your hospitality skills to take care of those that need it the most
  • Excellent career and development opportunities within a proud “employer of choice”

Our opportunity: 

Supporting our senior living clients in the best way possible, is at the heart of everything we do. We continually deliver exceptional food and service to those in our community who are in need of it the most.  Compassion, pride and determination to deliver excellence are what drives our employees in roles that are critical to the health and wellbeing of residents, and you will be joining a team who are all committed to our vision that improving quality of life is at the heart of our hospitality culture.

As an essential services worker your role will be vital, and we’d love for you to be part of the team.  We are currently seeking a Catering Supervisor to work within our BCS Carey Gardens team based in Red Hill, Canberra.  This role will take responsibility for providing fantastic service to the residents as well as efficiently supervising staff and exceeding client expectations. Ideally, you will have some supervisory experience teamed with a customer centric focus.

Key responsibilities will also include: 

  • Supervision of the front of house operations ensuring compliance with all company standards, policies and procedures 
  • Establish robust communication amongst the team
  • Develop a culture of teamwork, openness, responsibility, and passion for quality
  • Drive service excellence and continuous improvement
  • Coordinate staff resources for operational and training requirements
  • Drive strong compliance performance supported by safety and quality audits
  • Completion of daily administrative tasks ensuring consistency and accuracy

To be successful in the role you will need: 

  • We take pride in offering our residents the best possible service therefore its essential you have a caring and compassionate nature
  • Strong people management skills
  • Self-motivated and the ability to work unsupervised to meet key operational requirements, stand in for & support Management team as & when required
  • Ability to understand and solve complex problems
  • Ability to understand food safety and infection control principles
  • Auditing and monitoring skills
  • Good organisational skills with ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to provide training where required
  • Administrative skills

You'll also need to:

  • In line with the required legislation, a valid and current police clearance and influenza vaccination (or be prepared to acquire).
  • From 17th September 2021 it is a legislative requirement for all senior living workers to be fully vaccinated against COVID 19.

Apply now and you'll also enjoy all the benefits of working with Medirest, including: 

  • Excellent career and development opportunities within a proud “employer of choice”
  • Protect your career by becoming part of an “essential services”
  • Work in a team where your expertise is recognised, and your contribution truly valued with opportunities for ongoing training and support
  • Corporate health plan discounts
  • Access to an employee assistance program 
  • Competitive salaries and reward & recognition programs
  • Company event days
  • A range of discounts and special offers with our preferred benefit providers
  • Annual “Star” awards

Medirest provides specialist food, hospitality and support services to residents and patients in hospitals and senior living facilities. We are passionate about ensuring residents and patients are well nourished, well cared for, valued and safe. Our services come from the heart and served with a smile

Visit our website https://www.compass-group.com.au for more information about the position, what we do, our clients, and our staff.  

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