Cook - Full Time - St. Teresa Rehabilitation & Nursing Center

Description: New Wage Scale with Rates starting between $15.50 and $18.81 per hour, depending on experience!

Join our excellent team of professionals to help meet the nutritional needs of the people we serve. St. Teresa Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, in Manchester, NH, is a 51-bed skilled nursing facility offering short and long-term care in a warm, supportive atmosphere where residents are cared for according to their individual needs. We are proud to be a part of Catholic Charities New Hampshire's continuum of care and to be recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services with a 5 Star Rating.


We are looking for an experienced full time Cook to join our Dietary Services team. Come make a difference while making a great meal. In return, We'll pay you based on your experience and offer you a great, fun work environment with generous benefits, including 401(k) plan, medical, dental, life and disability insurance, along with other fringe benefits. We are also offering a sign-on bonus of $500 paid in 3 increments (30 days, 90 days and 6 months) for any full time Cooks hired before December 31st.


Prior food service experience is required; ServSafe Certification is preferred. You must be a self-starter, dependable and demonstrate not only outstanding customer service but compassion and patience for the residents you'll serve. It will be your responsibility to ensure that food is prepared, cooked, and served with consideration for residents' individual needs.

Job Responsibilities

• Review menus prior to preparation of food

• Process diet changes and new diets as received from the nursing supervisor, when necessary

• Prepare and serve meals that are palatable and appetizing in appearance

• Prepare food in accordance with sanitary regulations, as well as our established policies and procedures

• Assist in establishing food service production line, etc., to ensure that meals are prepared on time

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

. Requirements:

· Must be willing to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and receive first dose prior to starting

• High School Diploma or GED

• Must possess at least one year's experience in a health related or food service facility, preferably in a long term care setting

• Be dependable

• Must have knowledge of sanitary procedures

• Must be able to read, write and speak English in an understandable manner

• Must possess ability to deal tactfully with people; to work with minimum of supervision; and to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant

• Must be able to follow oral and written instructions

• Must be able to relate to the residents and staff of the facility

Physical Demands

• Sitting, standing, bending, lifting, stretching and moving intermittently throughout the facility

• Close and distance vision, ability to distinguish color, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus

• Must be able to frequently lift and carry 10 lbs, occasionally lift and transfer up to 20 lbs, regularly push wheeled cart exerting 40 lbs lateral force and support 50 lbs for brief duration

• Ability to hear alarms, ability hear and give verbal instructions and to converse

• Ability to participate in and assist with emergency evacuation


If you are someone who appreciates and truly cares for the welfare of the geriatric population, apply now.





PI157958063

Posted
12/22/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Manchester, NH 03101, US
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