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Head Cook/Chef

Retreat Healthcare Rio Rancho, NM

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

We are seeking a Head Cook/Chef to join our team! Retreat Healthcare is a campus with 3 commercial kitchens preparing meals and snack for our senior aged residents.  You will thrive in this supportive, moderate-paced commercial kitchen environment.  Your heart will soar knowing you are providing meals and love to seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.  Join a dedicated team of caregivers that know that caring for others is the greatest job in the world!  Call 366-4460 to set up an interview today.  

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in day-to-day culinary operations
  • Prepare meals for seniors with a love for homemade food (some special diets)
  • Follow daily menus and recipes but put your own unique spin on each meal
  • Check freshness and quality of ingredients
  • Assist in the development of menu items (we'd love to get your ideas for our residents)
  • Follow and adhere to all state regulations and Department of Health requirements
  • Work with management to create a memorable experience for our staff and residents

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in culinary arts, cooking, or other related fields
  • Knowledge of commercial cooking equipment 
  • Passion for food and cooking techniques
  • Strong leadership qualities with a focus on teamwork and communication
  • Serve as a leader, mentor, supervisor to dietary assistants assisting with meal prep and service
Company Description
Retreat Healthcare was designed by hands-on practitioners who believe in quality environments, quality programs, and exceptional staffing patterns for optimal caregiving to seniors living with dementia. This award winning campus has 3 facilities on property:
The Retreat
Retreat Gardens
Retreat Villas

We specialize in dementia care and are privately owned and operated. Our employee retention is incredibly high, our turn-over low, we do not employ agency caregivers and we are dedicated to our incredible 1:5 staff ratios. There is nursing on property 24/7 and each team is lead by a nurse. You will find a nurse administrator on-site daily to assist each team in problem solving and smooth operations. We value our reputation in the community as "THE BEST" dementia program in the state. Come see how It REALLY is Different Here!

Retreat Healthcare

Why Work Here?
Dementia capable programs, like The Retreat, focus on the emotional, physical and spiritual needs of our residents. We believe in TEAMS!

Retreat Healthcare was designed by hands-on practitioners who believe in quality environments, quality programs, and exceptional staffing patterns for optimal caregiving to seniors living with dementia. This award winning campus has 3 facilities on property: The Retreat Retreat Gardens Retreat Villas We specialize in dementia care and are privately owned and operated. Our employee retention is incredibly high, our turn-over low, we do not employ agency caregivers and we are dedicated to our incredible 1:5 staff ratios. There is nurse on property 24/7 and each team is lead by a nurse. You will find a nurse administrator on-site daily to assist each team in problem solving and smooth operations. We value our reputation in the community as "THE BEST" dementia program in the state. Come see how It REALLY is Different Here!

Address

4075 Jackie Rd.

Rio Rancho, NM
USA

Industry

Food

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