The Dietary Aide

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  • Sienna Senior Living
  • Bradford
  • Apr 16, 2018
Contract / Seasonal HEALTH

Job Description

Each and every day 11,000 Sienna Senior Living team members wake up with a common sense of purpose: to enrich the lives of residents, a desire that in turn enriches their own lives. Our team members know they’ve made a difference at the end of each day; they know their actions have helped others feel better than they thought possible.


JOB SUMMARY:
The Dietary Aide is accountable to support all aspects of optimal food service to meet the needs of the residents in accordance with infection control, quality management, legislative requirements and the organization standards.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
 Follows proper food handling techniques. Dates, labels, and stores food properly. Keeps work area clean and uncluttered, and completes scheduled cleaning duties. Maintains cleanliness of floors in the food preparation, dish room, and storage areas.
 Assists in the preparation of meals, serving meals and beverages, following residents' diets and food preferences, using proper portion sizes.
 Taking orders for the first and second menu choices from residents (by resident name and preference selection, following likes and dislikes).
 Assists in serving meals and beverages, following residents' diets and food preferences, using proper portion sizes.
 Setting and clearing tables in the dining rooms and washing/sanitizing tables, chairs, serveries.
 Performs other duties as assigned.


KEY QUALIFICATIONS:
 Must have completed or be enrolled in a Food Service Worker program from a recognized college as defined by the Ontario Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology, or a registered private career college in Ontario.
 Must maintain a current Food Handler’s Certificate.
 Must be familiar with the correct procedure for service and handling of food.
 Ability to operate institutional cooking equipment, for example, dishwasher, conveyor toaster, and meat-slicer.
 Must have effective verbal and written English communication skills.


Location: Bradford Valley Care Community
Term: Permanent
Status: Casual – 3 Postions
Posting Open Date: April 11, 2018
Posting Close Date: April 20th, 2018
Start Date: Immediately


Act upon your desire to help others, an aspiration that exists within all of us. Help us to continue to enhance the lives of those we serve.
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply directly to:
Arjun Sathyaseelan
Director of Dietary Services
2656 6th Line Bradford, ON L3Z 2A1
Email: Arjun.Sathyaseelan@siennaliving.ca
Who We Are Our more than 11,000 dedicated team members are passionate about caring for older people and are united by a belief in the warmth of human connection. We are one of Canada’s largest owners and operators of seniors’ living, with 54 high-quality seniors’ residences in Ontario and British Columbia comprising independent living, assisted living, long-term care and specialized programs and services for seniors. Our aim is to consistently create a positive resident experience, along with a high-performing team and workplace culture that are driven by shared values and a commitment to innovation and excellence. As leaders in the sector, we leverage technology and best practices to constantly set new benchmarks for quality. At the same time, we never lose sight of our vision—to awaken our communities to the positive possibilities of life’s next chapters.
Sienna Senior Living is a publicly traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:SIA)

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