Cook/Kitchen Hand

Island View Place Care - Saanichton, BC (30+ days ago)

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Island View Place – Saanichton, BC

Cook Part-time – (22 – 24 hours a week)

Island View Place prides itself on providing seniors with exceptional health and home care wrapped up in the beauty of our community. For our staff, we offer a culture of mutual respect, and proper staff support with on-going opportunities for continuing education, training and professional development.

We are a tight-knit team looking for the next person to join us. This position will prep and cook home-style meals for our 19 residences. Special diets ordered by Doctors, Dietitians and/or RNs must be strictly followed.

Although you will wear multiple hats, this is not a high stressed kitchen. This role can be filled by an experienced cook who has previous experience in a care home setting or a person who loves home cooking and would like to extend their joy of cooking to others. Full training will be provided.

This role also oversees the cleanliness of the kitchen, washing dishes, and setting the dining room table.

We have a set menu for breakfast, lunch, and dinner to meet our residences’ dietary needs.

Position requirements:

  • Some cooking experience
  • Works well independently
  • Flexible schedule to cover shifts (including weekends)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Computer literate
  • Organized with solid time management skills
  • Criminal record check
  • Food safe
  • TB Screening
  • Demonstrates empathy, patience, and tact

Please submit your resume through this job posting along with your availability.

Job Type: Part-time


  • Customer Service: 2 years (Required)
  • Culinary or personal home cooking: 3 years (Required)


  • Saanichton, BC (Preferred)