Executive Chef for Senior Living Community
Position description Do you have experience cooking in a full-service restaurant or food service kitchen? Are you looking for a career where you improve the lives of others? Do you want to work for a company that is mission oriented, with a great culture built around helping our residents and their families? Do you want to be a part of a growing organization with opportunities for you to accelerate your career? If you answered “yes” to these questions, we invite you to apply to be a part of the Validus Senior Living family. Validus Senior Living is continuing to grow and as a part of this growth, we are seeking an Executive Chef at our Inspired Living community in Lewisville, TX. This Inspired Living Community is located at 1080 W Round Creek Road, Lewisville, TX 75028. The Executive Chef manages food service operations within the community including all food preparation, dining room operations and dining delivery services. The Executive Chef will provide the highest quality of food and nutrition for the health and pleasure of the residents, while complying with all federal, state and local regulations to ensure sanitary and safe operations. (S)he plans and executes entertaining dining events and themes in conjunction with Activities Director, Marketing Director, and other administrative staff to optimize the life and pleasure of the residents, as well as catering events as requested by residents or staff. Each day the Executive Chef will be responsible for: Assessing and ensuring the desires and preferences of the residents regarding food selection and presentation through surveys and daily contact with residents Encouraging the identification of enjoyable ways to encourage socialization and enjoyment of residents through the use of food presentation and events. Improves the décor and condition of dining rooms to ensure a safe and pleasant experience Hiring, training, and managing all supervisory staff for the kitchen, dining room, catering and delivery services Understanding the dietary needs of residents and coordinating with dietitians, nursing staff, and care associates to ensure proper selection, preparation and delivery of meals. Consulting with chefs and cooks to develop and maintain pleasing and nutritious menus Developing department budget including purchasing and staffing expenditures. Approving food orders from company or selected food vendors and ensures a proper level of inventory to meet demand and minimize cost and waste. Routinely monitoring budget compliance and recommends changes as needed to maintain operational quality and resident satisfaction. The perfect candidate will possess: Bachelor's degree in Food Service or Hospitality management, or a min of 8 yrs of expereince in the food industry Min of 3 yrs in a supervisory role ServSafe Certification and must obtain any state, local, or country required food handling and sanitation licenses or certificates Expertise to satisfy experience screening qualifications Extensive knowledge of Federal, State, and local regulations regarding the safety of food preparation and food handling Time management, budgeting, and management skills Company Description We are committed to providing the scope and quality of senior care that is not only needed, but is also deserved. This is not merely our profession; it is our purpose. As such, Validus Senior Living provides a complete continuum of leading-edge senior living services including independent living, assisted living and memory care options. At Validus Senior Living communities, you will discover vibrant, inviting atmospheres, active and engaging lifestyles, and services and amenities that make life easier and every day more fulfilling. Our experienced team of senior living professionals is dedicated to creating safe, inspiring lifestyles for discerning seniors in communities designed to suit individual needs and tastes. We are entrusted with the great responsibility of serving an extraordinary group of residents. We affirm that trust every day by honoring and respecting those we serve with our unwavering commitment to excellence.
Inspired Living At Lewisville
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