Western CPK Manager

Job posted: 09/07/2021
Applications close: 01/08/2021 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: 41805

Reference: 41805

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Manager - Western CPK Services 

The Western Central Production Kitchen was established in late 2020 to secure the supply of meals into the Metropolitan Public Health Sector. Western Health absorbed the Community Chef operation and now delivers high volumes of a range of products to Delivered Meals Programs (meals on wheels) and two major Public Health Networks.

This role will be pivotal in the future of the Western CPK as we continue to consolidate and build on the opportunities provided by Western Health's absorption of Community Chef.

To be successful in this role, you would bring:

  • Leadership experience in a production/manufacturing operation function

  • An ability to identify key stakeholders and establish mutually beneficial relationships

  • An ability to influence staff through intuitive communication skills

  • An ability to generate positive change through innovation

  • A passion for the restorative properties of good food and the ability it has to bring joy to a persons day

The CPK Manager is a member of the Senior Leadership Team of the Western Health Support Services Division and you will become part of an organisation undergoing significant growth. This is an excellent time to join and have an opportunity to significantly contribute to positively infuencing the future of food in healthcare as Western Health reorientates the former Community Chef facility to be an intergral component of Melbourne's Public Health System.

About Us

Our workforce of over 9,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.

Western Health comprises of three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. We also operate the Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s, Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a diverse community of over 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Professional development support

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing

  • Work-life balance

Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Western CPK Manager

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Bryan Ross - 0403993546

Western CPK Manager