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Source: LocalWork.ca Listed: Friday 05 August, 2022
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Eden Gardens 
EDEN GARDENS JOB DESCRIPTION - Culinary Care Partner - Dietary Reports to: Support Services Manager Department: Support Services / Food Services All team members at Eden Gardens embrace the Eden Philosophy of Care to create a Human Habitat were life is worth living, antidotes to the three plagues are abundant, all partners are growing and relationships flourish. Eden Gardens uses the Eden alternative definition of care to ensure that each person associate with our organization has the opportunity to be their very best. Job Summary: As a culinary care partner - homemaker, you play a pivotal role in making the dining experiences within our community filled with meaning, memory and relationships. You will accomplish this by serving prepared food and beverages with care and that reflect the preferences of the Elders, with a few surprises thrown in for variety and spontaneity. You will collaborate with other care partners in ensuring the kitchen(s) and dining room(s) are kept clean, organized and prepared for meal/snack preparation and service. The duties are, but not limited to: Creating a dining atmosphere in various neighborhoods by setting tables and preparing a room that is welcoming, relaxed, and relationship-driven, where everyone feels at home. Developing relationships with the Elders to ensure that foods and beverages of their choosing are readily available as desired. This would be met by preparing and serving beverages and food items such as snacks, sandwiches, tea, coffee, juice, toast and ensuring the country kitchens are stocked accordingly. Engaging Elders, families, children and other care partners in all aspects of the meal experience, helping everyone become well-known to each other. Making sure dishes, utensils and pots and pans are washed and sanitized and put away until next use. Be available to help to put away delivered supplies according to established procedures. Serving meals in the neighbourhoods to Elders and guests so that their nutritional desires can be met throughout the day. Creating a sanitary work area by using approved cleaning methods such as sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning counter tops, dining room tables, sinks, machines and equipment, and spot washing walls, and removing garbage. Creating a safe work area for care partners, Elders, families and visitors by keeping areas organized and free of obstructions. Reports on items and equipment in need of repair via identified procedures. Collaborating with the neighbourhood team to plan and participate in special celebrations and spontaneous events Be available to help with other related duties. Complete safety related training as required Reports potential or actual safety concerns; contributes to and follows safe practices in accordance with Worksafebc, Eden Gardens Policies, and Food Safety Guidelines. TEAM MEMBER ROLE: As a member of our team, your other roles will include: Growing friendships; Understanding the Domains of Well-Being and working with the team to bring them to life daily Being trustworthy Educating, advocating, and supporting our culture change efforts Keeping the Elders preferences and needs at the center of all your decisions, conversations, and actions Being an advocate for people, as they move in and out of the home, to help them become well-known as quickly as possible Showing people what it means to genuinely care for others Sharing your unique skill set to help others grow Collaborating with the neighborhood care partner team to create a home where people are safe, respected, and comfortable; Helping people become well-known in the neighborhood and Actively participating in neighborhood Learning Circles, meetings and events. Awareness and understanding of the well-being Strategies for this organization. Education, Experience Requirements: Education, Training and other requirements Grade 10 or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience Food Safe Level 1 certification (current and valid) Personal skills: Speak, read and write the English language in an understandable manner Able to organize your work day Able to work collaboratively and get along with all care partners, Elders, families, and guests Able to operate related food services equipment (dishwashers, toasters, microwave, coffeemakers, etc.) Knowledge of all applicable regulations and guidelines. Hospitality skills, so that new Elders rooms are prepared to enable them to feel welcome and at home as soon as possible Personal skills, traits, and a desire to care for people who are ill, disabled, or living with dementia and to work with families, and other care partners Being responsive to the needs of the Elders, families, and your peers by keeping your promises Being a good steward of our environment and resources, making the neighborhood a place we can all be proud of, and assuring we have the resources we need Being a companion, balance giving and receiving for all, and be spontaneous at times A sense of humor Respect for everyone you have contact with Flexibility and a willingness to modify role duties for the overall good of the community and the Elders OTHER: Must be physically and mentally fit for the work environment Pass a Criminal Record Check upon hiring and every 4 - 5 years thereafter Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 Must either receive annual flu vaccine, or wear appropriate PPE as prescribe by the PHO for the recommended flu season Willing to volunteer as an Ambassador for an assigned community, assisting with meal times and liaison ideas, compliments and concerns with the leadership team Participate in staff functions and events as requested and/or appropriate Physical Demands This position demands good physical and mental health. The housekeeper will be required to lift, carry, walk, sit, push, pull, and work a flexible schedule. He/she must be able to move continuously during work hours. He/she must have the ability to tolerate prolonged walking, standing, bending, stooping, or climbing, as required. In addition, the job involves the ability to tolerate and deal with high levels of stress, due to multiple demands and responsibilities in this role. You may be exposed to bio-hazardous material and should have knowledge of safe material handling procedures. General Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by employees assigned to this work. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. Eden Gardens management reserves the right to amend, change, add or remove responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary, and notice will be provided in accordance with applicable Employment Laws and the HEU and BCNU Collective Agreements. Employees have the right and responsibility to ensure their own healthy and safe work environment, by exercising their right to: Information, Instruction and Training , Refuse Unsafe Work and Participate in Workplace OH S Programs , as outlined in the Worker s Compensation Act with WorkSafeBC or any other laws or regulations, both Provincially and Federally governing Eden Gardens. It is intended that all tasks and responsibilities are performed by staff in a manner that ensures their health and safety, and that of their co-workers. In the outlined duties in this job description, it is highly probable that the employee will be exposed to very confidential and sensitive information. Therefore, it is intended that employees that fulfill these tasks will do so with the strictest of confidentiality as outlined in the Privacy and Confidentiality Act and any other applicable laws or regulations, both Provincially and Federally and Eden Gardens policies. Apply through - hr.inquiries@edengardens.ca To meet us in person, please come and see us at The Black Press Career and Post-Secondary Education Event. - Free Admission - Bring Your Resume Thursday Aug 25, 2022 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Country Club Centre Shopping Mall 3200 North Island Hwy, Nanaimo, BC (1140156h)

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