Kitchenhand - Peacehaven Village (Invercargill)

Mō mātou | About us:

Presbyterian Support Southland’s (PSS) vision is a community where all people can make the most of their strengths and feel included, valued and safe.

To make this vision a reality, we assist and encourage people facing life’s challenges. PSS is a Charitable Trust and Southland’s largest social service and aged care provider. Our two service arms, Family Works and Enliven, provide a range of services in response to the changing needs of individuals and family/whānau in the wider community of Southland.

We work to enable a positive and lasting change for everyone in our community and offer support services to people regardless of their beliefs, ethnicity or background.

Set in the ideal location on the edge of the Otepuni River, Peacehaven Village has a long-standing reputation of quality care in Invercargill and is a welcoming and genuinely friendly environment that is sure to be enjoyed by all who live here.

Mō te tūnga | About the role:

We are on the search for a reliable hard-working individual to join our dedicated kitchen team. This is a permanent part time role, with shifts from 4.30pm to 7.00pm assisting with meal prep and service for our residents.  Additional hours available covering leave and other roles across the kitchen and café team.

Ngā pūkenga | What you will need to be successful:

Some of the key qualities we are looking for is a team player who is willing to learn and able to communicate effectively in a fast paced environment.

Whether you have previous kitchen experience or you are looking at entering the workforce we are able to provide the training and supervision needed. 

Ngā kawenga | Key Responsibilities:

The Kitchenhand is responsible for meal service, supporting the kitchen team and assisting with cleaning to ensure the area is kept to a high standard and meets hygiene and quality standards.

Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply:

If you are interested in working for a company committed to helping others we would love to hear from you. Please forward your cover letter and Curriculum Vitae to

Please note to be considered for this role you will need to have the right to work in New Zealand.

Pre-employment checks may include criminal history check, drug and alcohol testing and a medical assessment.