Company Name:
Hospice Calgary Society
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Calgary, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Industry:
Health
Position type:
Part Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Certification
http://www.hospicecalgary.ca/page/careers
ID
5747
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Part-Time Evening Cook - Rosedale Hospice

Evening Cook – Permanent Part-Time
Rosedale Hospice

Evening Shifts (Wednesday – Saturday 4:00pm – 8:00pm)

Would you like to prepare comforting, home-made meals for patients and their families? 

Are you interested in helping to create a home-like environment where the little things make all the difference to patients and families in their last days?

Do you want to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team of employees and volunteers?

Rosedale Hospice is our residential end-of-life cancer care facility. It is a quiet, peaceful home where patients and their family and friends are cared for in a supportive environment. We have a full complement of staff and volunteers who work together to ensure that each client receives individualized, 24-hour care.

Position Summary:

The Evening Cook plays an important role in the house:

  • Reports to the House Manager
  • Provides “home-cooking” for patients and their loved one
  • Prepares meals and baking
  • Cleans and monitors inventory to  ensure a food safe environment
  • Assists other staff and volunteers as necessary

Cultural Fit:

  • Values compassion and empathy and commitment to our Mission
  • Open to ongoing learning, peer supervision and consultation
  • Strives for excellence and high quality service

Working Conditions

  • Evening shifts - 4 hours (4:00-8:00pm)

Qualifications:

  • Food Safe Certification is preferred
  • Understanding of hospice philosophy is an asset
  • Clear criminal record check
  • Ability to stand for periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds

Our Mission:To help families and individuals achieve support, hope, and well-being through compassionate end-of-life and bereavement care.

We are leaders: We strive for excellence and provide high quality service to our clients.

We live our values: We don’t just say we value compassion and empathy,we demonstrate these values daily.

We make a difference: We respect the individual needs of each client and know we have a positive impact on the community

Applications can be submitted with attention to Yonas Woldegiorgis, House Manager ([email protected]). 

Applications must include cover letter and resume and will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found. Only qualified applicants will be contacted.