Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-CO-Denver
    Requisition ID
    2018-2366
    # of Openings
    1
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Food Service
  • Overview

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    At North Star Community, we are dedicated to providing innovative services for all ages and needs. Whether you are coming to us for a short-term rehabilitation stay or have decided to call North Star your home, we care for the whole person – mind, body and spirit. Recognized by the by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society as a"Center for Promotion of Excellence in Long-Term Care”, North Star continues to champion innovative care for those afflicted with Multiple Sclerosis.

    Our management company, VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING, is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in the long-term care industry. VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING is dedicated to person-centered care and we embrace the Eden Alternative™ philosophy. We bring “quality of life in aging” and “living well” to Long Term Care!

    Responsibilities

    Currently, North Star Community is seeking a full time COOK at their 85 bed skilled nursing community located in SW Denver, Colorado.

    The primary responsibility of the COOK is to prepare food and ensure the nutritional care of residents. A successful COOK in our community has these traits and attributes:

    • Ensure that menus are maintained and filed in accordance with established policies and procedures.

    • Prepare meals with an appetizing appearance in accordance with planned menus.

    • Must be able to follow oral and written instructions.

    • Demonstrate a passion for caring as evidenced by interaction with co-workers, residents, families, and visitors.

    • Must be able to cook a variety of foods in large quantities.

    Qualifications

    • Must have reliable transportation.
    • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
    • Must be knowledgeable of food procedures.
    • Must possess, as a minimum, an 8th grade education.
    • Prefer one year food experience in a supervisory capacity. It is preferred that the experience be in a hospital, nursing care facility, or other related medical facility.

    North Star Community is proudly a managed facility of

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Females/Minority/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    No agencies or affiliates please.

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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