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Cook - Alzheimer's and Dementia Organization

Elim Care, Inc. Granite Bay, CA

  • Posted: 26 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical
Job Description

Role and Responsibilities

Because the success of Elim Care depends on the dedication of our employees, we are highly selective in choosing new members of our team. We look to you and the other employees to contribute to the success of Elim Care.

The role of the Cook is the preparation and serving of resident meals. The cook will be responsible for offering a diverse food selection for Elim care residents that is nutritional, appetizing, appealing and safe across resident dietary and cultural needs. (S)he will be expected to keep all foods, utensils, kitchen tools and surrounding work areas will always be kept pristine. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare all meals and snacks in a nutritional, appetizing, appealing and safe across resident dietary and cultural needs
  • Ensure appropriate snacks are available to residents
  • Be well versed in health and safety guidelines and conduct the proper handling of food and utensils, dishes, equipment and work areas
  • Ensure all utensils, dishes, equipment, and work areas are cleaned properly and in a timely manner, and organized neatly
  • Restock items as needed throughout the shift
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to exhibit a positive, friendly demeanor when interacting with residents, families and staff at all times, and to assist with maintaining a positive and safe facility environment

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • At least 3 years of professional cook experience
  • Formal culinary training or have equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare and serve quality, safe, attractive and diverse meals, including dietary and / or cultural needs of residents with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias
  • Meet all state health requirements, including knowledge of safe food handling and preparation guidelines
  • Food Handlers Permit (as required by state regulations, i.e. ServSafe certification)
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

·         Must be able to pass background check, and health screening, as well as provide proof of employment eligibility in the U.S.

Preferred Skills

·         At least 1 year of cook experience for Alzheimer’s and dementia patients

 

Elim Care Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered solely based on their qualifications, without regard to applicant’s disability or need for accommodation. Any applicant who requires reasonable accommodations during the application process should contact their Elim Care Inc. HR liaison to make the need for an accommodation known.

Company Description
Elim Care Inc. offers personalized care for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias. We:
• Create a care program for each resident that is as unique as they are
• Encourage our residents to function at their highest possible level
• Embrace the value of socialization and engagement
• Focus on routine and consistency in activities of daily living
• Offer a concierge quality of life in a safe and secure residential neighborhood
• Pledge honest and open communication

When a family member’s health takes a challenging turn into the unknown, we’re here to assist, navigate and support.

Elim Care, Inc.

Why Work Here?
Elim Care is the premier Alzheimer's and Dementia corporation in Northern California, and we care deeply about our people - grow with us!

Elim Care Inc. offers personalized care for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias. We: • Create a care program for each resident that is as unique as they are • Encourage our residents to function at their highest possible level • Embrace the value of socialization and engagement • Focus on routine and consistency in activities of daily living • Offer a concierge quality of life in a safe and secure residential neighborhood • Pledge honest and open communication When a family member’s health takes a challenging turn into the unknown, we’re here to assist, navigate and support.

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Granite Bay, CA
USA

Industry

Food

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