Dietary Aides- PT or FT

  • Cassia
  • 2571 Guthrie Avenue, Des Moines, IA, USA
  • May 18, 2020
FullTime/PartTime Servers

Job Description

Do you enjoy serving others?

Valley View Village, a 79-bed facility, is seeking a friendly, high-energy Dietary Aides to join our team! In this role, you will serve our residents, employees, and family members’ meals. Our Dietary Department is a great group to work with and are valued by the staff and residents alike. Come join our team!

As a continuum of care campus, we offer independent living, assisted living, long term care, and skilled nursing care including speech, physical and occupational therapies. We are conveniently located in a park-like setting on Des Moines’ East side, near shopping centers, hospitals, medical providers and I-235.

Safety is our number one priority. Staff are provided with personal protective equipment. 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!

There are Part-Time and Full-Time, benefit eligible positions available working varied schedules including every other weekend. 

Dietary Aide responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent customer service to residents, staff, and families.
  • Work within the department to provide quality and nutritious meals and service to residents.
  • Prepare, dish, and serve food and beverages to residents, staff, and guests.
  • Assist in maintaining a clean and sanitary dietary department.
  • Wash dishes and clean the kitchen and dining rooms.
  • Assist residents, employees, and guests with a broad range of dietary needs.
  • Complete additional tasks as needed.

Dietary Aide skills and requirements:

  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Strong communication skills to interact with residents and staff.
  • Demonstrate good time management skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Restaurant experience a plus!
  • Selected candidates will be required to pass a drug test and background check.

Meal times and good food will always be a very important part of everyone’s lives! Please consider joining our team to make a difference in the lives of those we serve.

Benefits:

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

About Us:

Valley View Village's new 70,000-square-foot building offers private and semi-private suites, with 20 memory-care beds, 20 skilled-care beds and 39 long-term care beds. This state of the art health center provides long term care, skilled nursing for rehabilitation stays, and Speech, Physical & Occupational Therapy services. At Valley View Village, we believe it is important to learn and grow. If you desire to continue your education and professional advance within the CNA role or beyond, Valley View Village will support you while you attend classes and offer opportunities for growth within the organization.

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!

To be considered, please apply online or stop in at 2571 Guthrie Ave, Des Moines, IA, 50317, to fill out an application.

Cassia is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran