Food and Domestic Assistant

Part time and Full time Opportunities available

Hesse Rural Health (Hesse) is a small rural health service and a key integrated rural health care provider located within the three local government areas of Surf Coast, Colac Otway and Golden Plains. The organisation provides a broad range of services which include: Aged Residential including Dementia Specific Care, Sub-Acute Hospital, Urgent Care, Community Health, Health Promotion, District Nursing, Allied Health, Palliative Care, Home Care Packages and Planned Activity Groups.

Services operate from sites at Winchelsea, Beeac, Rokewood and Bannockburn. Hesse provides a community based, multi-disciplinary team approach to the identified health needs of the population and aims to promote the wellbeing of the rural community it serves.

Within a 30 minute drive from Geelong. The Food and Domestic Assistant role is located at our Winchelsea Residential Aged Care site, working across both catering and cleaning departments as rostered.

Within the Catering you will assist in the preparation and delivery of high quality and nutritious meals for patients and residents, Meals on Wheels Program and other clients and customers of Hesse Rural Health as required. The adherence to food safety standards in the preparation and delivery of all food is essential.

The role also requires general and programmed cleaning according to the relevant duty list. The adherence to environmental cleaning and infection control standards is essential. Hesse follows a chemical free policy.

Key Selection Criteria

  • Commitment to resident/customer focussed serviced delivery
  • Relevant food service experience
  • Demonstrated experience in a cleaning role
  • Current Food Safety Certificate or willingness to obtain
  • Demonstrated written and verbal interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Commitment to resident focussed service delivery
  • Effective written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Current driver’s license

 To Apply

Applications including a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria (noted above) outlining your skills and experience; and a current resume to be submitted to

To review the position description please click on the following link Food and Domestic Assistant

Applications close 22 January 2023