Kitchen Hand

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Enliven - Palmerston North - Manawatu

Brightwater Home, Palmerston North

  • 32 hours per fortnight


About us

Enliven is a not-for-profit service providing aged residential care to older people in the lower half of the North Island.  We believe older people should remain connected to their community and live stimulating and fulfilling lives. All our homes embrace an elder directed model of care called the Eden Alternative. 


Brightwater is home to residents who require rest home, hospital and dementia level care.


The role

As a Kitchen Hand, you will:

  • Prepare and cook morning and afternoon tea
  • Assist the Food Services Team Leader to cook tasty and nutritious meals for lunch and dinner
  • Clear tables when all residents have finished eating
  • Ensure meals are served at the appropriate size and temperature 
  • Maintain daily food and fridge temperature checks 
  • Work weekends and evenings


Skills and experience 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Good communication 
  • High standards of personal hygiene and appearance
  • Experience working in a kitchen (preferred)


How to apply

To apply, please visit:

To discuss the role or for more information, contact Christine Tester, Brightwater Manager on 06 356 4190

As a community health care provider, all our sites are smoke free.

Applications close  4 June 2019


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