Food Service Aide - River Road - Full time, 40 hours/week, flexibility to work both 6:30a-2:30p and 11a-7p, every other weekend - Parker is a pioneer in the field of long-term care and aging services. We are among the first to embrace person-directed care, small home models, and changing the conversation around aging in America. Parker is a not-for-profit organization with a mission "to discover ways to make aging manageable, relatable, and enriching for all of society" and a vision to "make aging part of life." With our tremendous growth, we are seeking a Food Service Aide for our home in Piscataway, New Jersey.
The Food Service Aide is responsible to ensure the highest quality and standards of meals are professionally presented and served with excellent customer service. To complete duties assigned to provide accurate, timely food service in order to meet resident needs in compliance with federal, state and local requirements. To engage residents in achieving a meaningful dining experience and to ensure their preferences are honored.
· High School graduate or GED
· Experience as wait staff or host/hostess/captain
· Skill and experience with geriatric and/or dementia residents preferred
Parker Health Group, Inc.
You can make a difference in the field of aging services
At Parker Health Group, we believe that happy and fulfilled employees are the source of our strong company culture. We are committed to rewarding our team members by providing them with opportunities for professional development, job growth and a supportive environment. It’s the reason we enjoy one of the highest employee retention rates, far exceeding industry standards. In 2018, Parker was awarded the Holleran Choice Community award for Employee Engagement, a direct result of the passion exhibited by our employees. We provide them with competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package, which includes tuition reimbursement, group health insurance plans, a fully funded pension, life insurance, contributions towards weight loss and gym memberships, and generous paid time off. Join us and help make aging part of life®!
About the Team
Parker at River Road nursing care residence
Nestled in the suburban community of Piscataway, Parker at River Road is a welcoming and caring home where our employees provide personalized nursing care in a comforting environment for 79 elders. Evergreen Way, located within Parker at River Road, is an innovative memory care neighborhood, designed in the “small home” model. Our dedicated care partners provide the highest quality of care where personal preferences of the elders we serve are respected and honored. Using a team approach, they deliver comprehensive, round-the-clock, exceptional nursing care and services to our elders. As an Eden Alternative® registered home, Parker transforms long-term care environments into person-centered communities that offer varied and meaningful activities.