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Job No: MCS634
Location: Nudgee


Are you looking for job with meaning; one that connects your personal values with an organisation that supports the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in our community? Do you want to be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package; and receive training and ongoing development?

Do you want to make a difference?

Mercy Community provides services in the areas of child protection, multicultural community support, individual and family support, community and residential based aged care, and disability support. Mercy Community supports and inspires people in need to live healthy, connected lives within inclusive communities. Our vision is a world where people, families and communities are strong in spirit, healthy and connected.

The Role

Our Aged Care Services team is seeking an experienced Chef to join our team at Nudgee. This is a hands on position, focussed on achieving high levels of client satisfaction.  The role is responsible for providing residents and visitors with high quality, nutritious and appropriate meals.  The Chef will take the lead in ensuring compliance with food safety standards and all relevant regulations and accreditation standards for our 199 bed facility. 

To be successful you will possess:

  • Minimum Cert III in Commercial Cookery.
  • Previous experience within a similar role, including supervisory experience.
  • Strong knowledge of food safety and work health and safety industry standards.
  • Demonstrated basic to intermediate ability to use computer/IT systems, including clinical systems.
  • A Queensland Provisional Green or above Driver Licence.
  • Ability to obtain positive notice in the Working with Children Check (Blue Card) and any other legislatively required personal history screening as required.

This role works predominantly Monday to Friday, however there may be a requirement for weekend shifts. 

We encourage and welcome candidates from all cultural backgrounds and recommend that you view our website and Employee Value Proposition.

This position offers a competitive remuneration package of $25.86 gross per hour in line with level 7 of the Aged Care Award 2010. You will also have the opportunity to increase your take-home pay by salary sacrificing.

To apply for this role please apply at this following link:

Applications close on Thursday 24th May at 5pm.

Please note, you must have the right to work in Australia to be considered for this position. Employment is conditional upon maintaining a clear personal history screening checks and the right to work throughout employment.


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