Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-CO-Denver
    Requisition ID
    2019-3276
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Food Service
  • Overview

    Brookshire Logo

    Brookshire House Rehabilitation and Care Center is dedicated to providing rehabilitation and all stages of memory care services for those with Alzheimer's disease and dementia in a safe, welcoming environment. Brookshire is a premier choice for families in need of memory support. Along with working ties to the Rocky Mountain Alzheimer’s Association, we are a host site for the Alzheimer’s Association’s Art Therapy Program Memories in the Making. We also offer a family support group for dementia caregiver needs. Brookshire House features both secure and non-secure settings.

    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

    Brookshire House is currently seeking a Part Time Dietary Aid (Friday-Sunday) and may lead to extra days if needed at their 61 bed skilled nursing community located in Denver, CO 80222!

    BASIC FUNCTIONS

    The primary responsibility of your job position is to provide assistance in all food functions following the current federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations that govern long term care and assisted living facilities. You are entrusted to follow established policies and procedures as directed by the Dietary Manager in order to assist in food preparation, serve a well-balanced meal and maintain a clean and sanitary dining hall.

    PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Assist cook in preparing meals that are palatable and appetizing in accordance with established portion control procedures.
    • Set up and deliver meal trays, food carts, etc., to designated areas.
    • Assist in checking diet trays before distribution.
    • Serve food in dining room as instructed.
    • Ensure that food and supplies for the next meal are readily available.
    • Assist in cleaning and sanitizing work areas, equipment and floors, dishes and utensils.
    • Remove food trays from carts, dining rooms, etc.
    • Perform dishwashing/cleaning procedures.
    • Distribute and collect menus as necessary.
    • Prepare and deliver snacks as instructed.
    • Carry out garbage and keep work areas clean, dry and free of hazardous equipment.
    • Wear protective clothing and equipment when handling infectious waste and/or blood/body fluids.
    • Adheres to dress and jewelry requirements per health code regulations
    • Assist/direct daily or scheduled cleaning duties in accordance with established policies and procedures.
    • Attend and participate in facility mandatory in-service training programs as scheduled.
    • Participate and assist in departmental studies and projects as assigned or that may become necessary.
    • Maintain confidentiality of all pertinent resident care information including protected health information.
    • Demonstrate a passion for caring as evidenced by interaction with co-workers, residents, families, and visitors.
    • Perform all other duties, as assigned.

    Qualifications

    • Must possess, as a minimum, an 8th grade education.
    • No experience required.

    Brookshire House is proudly a managed facility of

    Vivage Logo

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled

    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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