Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Location Address: 605 MONTGOMERY ROAD, Altamonte Springs, 32714
Work Hours/Shift: PRN/Variable
You Will Be Responsible For:
Provides meals and individual food items to patients, family and staff on a daily basis.
Prepares foods items and meals to be served for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Prepares special foods for restricted diets from prepared menus as directed by doctors or dietitians.
Informs patients on additional food items available and communicates nutritional and food service concerns to the dietician or manager, as needed.
Receives and fills daily food orders for Hospice of the Comforter staff members.
Cooks and freezes meals for use during off hours as needed and prepares and packages meals to be heated and served within minutes.
What You Will Need:
A. Education and Training: High school diploma or GED is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted at the discretion of the Administrator.
B. Experience: A minimum of 2 years food handling experience is required; hospital or nursing home foodservice environment is preferred.
C. Certificates and Licenses Required: Food Handler certification is required. CDM (Certified Dietary Manager) Certification is preferred.
The Cook is responsible for preparing meals for the Inpatient Unit patients/family members/guests and Hospice of the Comforter staff (as needed) to include the planning, preparation and serving of food. The Cook is also responsible for kitchen maintenance, cleanliness, ordering appropriate supplies and sanitation of materials in order to ensure the safety of patients and staff members.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.