Working at Scalabrini

Scalabrini’s focus is on delivering outstanding care to the elderly and those living with dementia. As a truly multicultural brand, we embrace diversity and use our cultural understanding to deliver excellence in both customer service and clinical care.

We are committed to maintaining the best staffing levels and building a skilled workforce that is envied across the Australian aged care industry. We’re always looking for talented, dedicated team members.

To attract and retain outstanding candidates, we offer generous benefits, skills based training, and strategic career development.

If you are looking for a long-term career with an employer who will invest in you and build your skills, or if you’re an experienced candidate looking for a friendly team environment where you can apply your specialist clinical and leadership skills, then please contact your closest Village Manager as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Apply now Job no: 493435
Work type: Full time
Location: Allambie Heights
Categories: Catering

Are you a team player with a good attitude? 

Do you enjoy helping others? 

Would you like to work in a positive environment with room to grow? 

Then we are looking for you! 

About Scalabrini:

With the Italian tradition of community, mutual help, Christian faith and family, Scalabrini offers the provision of excellent care to the frail aged and people living with dementia, delivered with a profound sense of justice and a respect for all cultures. With six aged care villages across NSW, five within the Sydney Metro area and the sixth located in regional NSW.

About the role:

We are looking for an experienced Cook who is committed to quality, safety, and customer service excellence for our Allambie Heights Village. The Cook will be responsible for the preparation of a full range of high-quality food offerings for residents and families, and for customers of the Village Café. They will support the Chef Manager in menu planning and maintaining the food safety program, as well as the day-to-day supervision of Catering staff.

We have full time and part time opportunities available.


  • Certificate III or IV in Commercial Cookery, or equivalent qualification/experience
  • Previous experience as a Cook in a commercial kitchen, preferably in an aged care or health services environment
  • Previous experience in leading small teams
  • Knowledge of the NSW Food Safety Act and HACCP Principles
  • Knowledge of WHS and infection control principles
  • Good communication skills and a strong commitment to customer service excellence
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced team environment
  • Basic to intermediate computer literacy


  • Unit of competency HLTAID003 (Apply First Aid)
  • Ability to speak Italian or other languages


  • Salary Packaging as you will be working for a non-for-profit organisation;
  • Beautiful newly renovated village
  • A supportive team environment; and
  • A great work environment.

If this sounds like you, apply now!

The successful applicant will need to meet the requirements of a Criminal History Check as per the Aged Care Act 1997. Scalabrini supports diversity and equal opportunity in the workplace.

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Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time

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