Hospital Toronto Baycrest Center for Geriatric Care


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Food and Nutrition Services has an opportunity for a




SEIU Hourly Pay Rate:$23.1923-$23.6592


The Food and Nutrition Services Department at Baycrest provides service to clients in the Baycrest Centre, the Apotex Jewish Home for the Aged, the Mountainview and Freeman Day Centres and the Terraces at Baycrest Retirement Home. Our vision is to provide safe, appetizing food of optimum nutritional quality to facilitate an enjoyable mealtime experience for patients, residents, staff and visitors in compliance with the Jewish laws of Kashruth.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Leads and directs the production for day
  • Liaises with the supervisor to ensure the appropriate inventory and to provide information about quality of the goods
  • Maintains accurate food inventory, stores food items according to the standards, ensures the proper temperature and labeling of the food items
  • Prepares and cooks food by following the standard recipes and Kashruth dietary laws
  • Handles food according to established standards of sanitation, infection control and safety in accordance with Ministry of Health Long Term Care Standards, The Occupational Health and Safety Act and departmental policies
  • Provides direction to Cook’s helper in all areas of food preparation


Qualifications include but are not limited to:

  • High school completion or equivalent
  • Red Seal designation required
  • Current Food Handlers certification as required by Public Health
  • Previous experience in a Food Services preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the use of large scale equipment
  • Previous experience working with the elderly is an asset
  • Effective customer service, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to effectively work independently and as part of a team












     Remarkable people of Baycrest Health Sciences are changing the future of brain health and aging.




     Thank you for your interest in joining Baycrest. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. All successful candidates will be required to complete a police reference check/vulnerable sector screen. As staff we all share in maintaining a safe care environment for clients, families, and visitors and a safe work environment for staff, students, researchers, physicians and volunteers. Baycrest is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (‘AODA’). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources at 416-785-2500, ext. 2961.




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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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