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Culinary Roles

Employees are the most important resource in our ministry. As such, we recently announced an increase of more than $17 million in wages and related benefits. To learn more about how we're investing in our employees, read our blog

Server and residentPresbyterian Homes & Services (PHS) has grown to be 6,000+ employees strong and the 4th largest not-for-profit senior housing and services provider in the country. This was made possible by people like you who care about doing work that touches others in a meaningful way. As a PHS employee, you can significantly impact the lives of others, while enriching yours. Enjoy job security while serving in this growing field. 

Working in culinary at PHS allows for both creativity and fun. With more than 45 locations, we're almost always hiring:

  • Servers
  • Cooks
  • Culinary Directors/Supervisors
  • Chefs
No experience necessary - training is provided! You'll find full-time and part-time schedules that are flexible but without the stress of an on/off seasonal job. As a cook or chef, you'll get to experiment with new recipes and create fresh menu items in our well-appointed kitchens. Cook food residents will love!

Full-time benefit eligible employment begins at 60 hours per two-week pay period:

  • Healthcare insurance 
  • Dental insurance 
  • Employer matched retirement plan
  • Generous paid time off

All employees are eligible for:
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Regular wage step increases 
  • Free flu shots in the fall
  • Free coffee and reduced price meal tickets 
  • Employee appreciation events 

We provide opportunities to learn and grow:

  • PHS Education Assistance Program 
  • Nurse Loan Forgiveness Program 
  • Monthly learning and development opportunities 
  • Opportunities for development assignments


Where can I serve?

Search current career opportunities - apply once and be considered for several openings! 


Get creative with your food!

Check out what's happening in "Ken's Big Kitchen", the in-house TV series at Johanna Shores, created for residents to watch from the comfort of their own home. Each episode features fruit and veggie carvings by the Johanna Shores culinary team. Don't just make food, create it! 

Click here to learn more.


What it means to extend our Christian ministry

At PHS, we resolve to uphold and fulfill our mission, “to honor God by enriching the lives and touching the hearts of older adults.” We are blessed to serve over 25,000 older adults each year. Together, the staff and volunteers of PHS offer their gifts and extend our Christian ministry as we have for over 60 years.

For more information about joining our team, visit our Career FAQs. Still have questions? Contact us via email at [email protected].
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