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THE PALACE GROUP Homestead Full-Time
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Luxury Senior Living Communities

In Kendall, Coral Gables & Homestead

Is looking for


for its

Brand New Palace Gardens

A 200-bed Assisted Living & Memory Care Community

3100 NE 8 Street, Homestead

(Across the Street from Baptist Homestead Hospital)

Winner of Silver award for

Best Assisted Living & Memory Care on the Boards

by the National Association of Homebuilders 55+, 2016


The #1 Priority of this position is…

To take menu selections and serve meals to the residents and guests.

To create an enjoyable atmosphere during every meal-time.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Set-up Dining Room for meals.
  • Serve residents in your section while taking into consideration residents’ dietary restrictions.
  • Clean & re-set the tables per supervisor’s instructions.
  • Ensure proper storage of food and supplies.
  • Demonstrate sanitary food handling and equipment safety.
  • When there is a buffet, assist residents with their food & beverage selections and to carry their plates to their tables.


  • Experience in dealing with Food Service is preferred.
  • Must be able to operate basic kitchen equipment.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules and procedure manuals.
  • Must be able to read and write in English. Spanish preferred.
  • Ability to follow supervisor’s instructions.
  • Ability to remember residents’ names.
  • Ability to practice The Palace Principles (“Smile, Smile, Smile.” AND “Ask! Don’t Assume!”)
  • High school degree or equivalent, preferred.
  • College student, preferred.
  • Basic math skills required.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Responsible, outgoing, punctual, quick on the feet, resourceful, strong enough to carry food trays, accurate when taking residents’ food orders and patient when they change their mind.
  • Flexible as to work schedule. Must be available to work on weekends, holidays & in emergencies.
  • Must be able to work under pressure and multi-task. 
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic and the ability to work independently AND as a team member.
  • Must enjoy teamwork.
  • Able to apply common-sense understanding to carry out instructions in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal communications & interpersonal skills. 
  • Have patience and the ability to speak clearly with the elderly.



Recommended skills

Stress Management
Practical And Pragmatic
Hardworking And Dedicated
Self Motivation
Team Working


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Estimated Salary: $42K
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