Chef - Culinary Director, 1000 Bonus, Haven Homes

  • Cassia
  • Maple Plain, MN, USA
  • Sep 13, 2021
Full time F & B Managers

Job Description

Haven Homes, a 5-star rated senior care campus, is hiring a Full-Time Chef - Culinary Director to join our team and work in a beautiful, brand-new building. Your leadership in the kitchen will ensure our residents, guests, and employees have a top-notch dining experience - from food quality to exemplary service.

In this role, you will collaborate with our dietician team to use your culinary expertise to plan enticing & nutritious menu options for our residents and patients as well as special events. Additionally, you'll help build and train the culinary team, provide work direction, and manage all culinary/dietary staff (cooks, dietary aides, servers, & dishwashers).  

Our ideal candidate will have prior experience training and scheduling staff, as well as 1+ year of supervisory experience.

This is a Full-Time, benefit eligible position. In addition to generous benefits, with no late nights in the kitchen, we're offering a $1,000 Bonus! 


  • Retirement with employer match
  • Competitive wages with credit for experience!
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Healthcare, Dental benefits for Full-Time employees
  • Supplemental Benefits (vision, life, disability, and more) for Full-Time employees
  • Flex Spending Accounts for Full-Time employees
  • Tuition Discount Opportunities
  • Work with an amazing team with decades of experience!

Culinary Director skills and requirements:

  • 2+ years culinary / cooking experience required
  • 1+ years of previous supervision experience required (preferably in food service). 
  • Food Safety Manager Certification preferred.
  • Prior experience training and scheduling staff preferred.
  • Knowledge of local, state and federal food service regulations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Cassia’s Response to COVID-19:

Cassia is serious about your safety and health—it is our number one priority. We have implemented COVID-19 protocols (routine cleaning & disinfecting, physical distancing, and resident & employee testing) and provide staff with personal protective equipment for every shift. We also offer vaccines to staff and residents through our own A&E Pharmacy.

About Us:

Join our professional team at our award-winning facility! Haven Homes is the proud recipient of the 2020 Pinnacle Employee and Customer Experience awards. We take pride in making you feel like you are a part of our family when you join our team. We want all of our employees to succeed and we support them in any way we can. 

We moved into our premier 149-unit independent living, assisted living, TCU and long-term care senior health & living campus in December 2020.

Our community is in western Hennepin County in Maple Plain located on Highway 12. A short drive and you'll be in this quaint town and wonderful community. Wayzata is just 8 miles away, Plymouth and Minnetonka 15 miles, St. Louis Park 16 and Minneapolis is 21 miles. 

We take pride in providing compassionate care to our residents by focusing on our 8 pillars of excellence (Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation, Stewardship, Unity, Respect, and Collaboration). Apply today to make a difference in the lives of those we serve!

Cassia, an affiliation between Augustana Care and Elim Care, is a Christian mission organization with over 200 years of combined experience caring for those in need. We strive to inspire residents to live the lives that are most fulfilling to them. We take pride in the longevity of our management team and invite you to apply to learn more!

Cassia is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer/