About the Position Next Gen Clubs are extremely passionate about delivering quality food combined with premium service. We re a Health and Lifestyle business with operations in Adelaide, Sydney, Perth, Canberra and Auckland and we have an exciting opportunity for a Chef or Cook to join our Food & Beverage Team @ Ryde. About the RoleYou will work closely with the Food & Beverage Team and play your part in ensuring the kitchen operates within its agreed budgets, and that food hygiene and health and safety compliance is maintained at all times.The role requires you to work across a 7 - day roster, approximately 20 - 30 hours a week however please note Your hours will be allocated in collaboration with you You will not be required to work every weekend if this is your preference We will support your growth and development and hours may increase for the right candidate You will become a valued team member and treated accordingly andYour input and ideas will be heard.Essential Criteria Certificate 3 in Commercial Cookery (desirable) Experienced is important, a positive attitude is even more important Restaurant and banquet food preparation or willingness to learn Ability to multi task and work in a fast paced environment Ability to maintain kitchen protocols such as HACCP andProven track record of collaborating within a team environment.About YouYou re enthusiastic, passionate about all things Food. You re a real Team Player and enjoy working in a hands - on environment where no two days are the same. Ideally, you have a passion for health and well - being, and pride yourself on your professionalism and your ability to bring your best self to work every shift! This is the best job I have ever had and I want to ensure that my Team feel the same way! - Head Chef, Next Gen, RydeIf this role sounds like you, then don t miss out on your opportunity to become part of the Next Gen Team @ Ryde today!Next Gen Clubs as an employer Next Gen Clubs is a great place to grow your career and our culture is central in making Next Gen Clubs a fantastic place to work. Our facilities are beautiful and we believe that our employees are our greatest asset and are the key to our success. We reward and recognise initiative and performance while investing in our employees to keep them challenged and genuinely passionate about our brand. We are internationally established with opportunities open to all our employees both in Australia and New Zealand. We want you to use and experience the club first hand, so we also offer complimentary club membership to our full time employees.About Next Gen Clubs Step into any Next Gen Club and instead of finding a regular health club you ll escape to an inner - city country club. Extensive fitness facilities are complimented by racquet facilities, aqua, social and relaxation areas to provide a welcoming and uniquely different environment to traditional health clubs that appeal to both individuals and families alike. From its original base in Adelaide, Australia, the Group now includes one club in Sydney, two clubs in Perth, one club in Canberra and one in Auckland New Zealand. Our family orientated clubs offer unrivaled facilities and service levels for our members with state - of - the - art exercise machines, indoor and outdoor pools and hundreds of exercise classes per week. Our racquet facilities include tennis and squash courts. Additional facilities include licensed caf s and lounges with free internet access, cr ches, children s play rooms and programs. Please note Flexible hours and days are required for this roleProof of right to work in Australia/New Zealand documentation will be required to be presented at the first interviewWe are inviting direct applicants onlyAll Next Gen employees require a working with children clearance Other information Company Next Gen Health & Lifestyle Clubs no - Principals only. Recruiters, please don t contact this job advertiser. no - Please, no phone calls about this job! no - Reposting this message elsewhere is NOT OK.