As part of our Tuscan Gardens Senior Living® Italian Cultural Exchange Program, you will receive the chance of a lifetime to learn and work side by side with skillful chefs and other associates, creating lifelong memories as well as attaining culinary, restaurant and business knowledge to assist you with developing your profession. In addition, the Italian Cultural Exchange Program at Tuscan Gardens will assist you with learning new skills sets, as well as sharpening your leadership, presentation and customer service skills. At the same time, you will have the opportunity to represent our rich Italian culture and heritage with pride, working in one of our Tuscan Kitchens located within our Tuscan Gardens Senior Living communities in Venice, Palm Coast or Delray Beach, Florida, which have all been built with the look and feel of our home country in mind.
You will have the opportunity to work for up to 15 months under a United States “Q” Visa, providing world class experiences to our residents, helping them to learn and remember more about the Italian culture through exceptional service and food as you greet, interact, socialize with and assist residents and guests while sharing our irreplaceable Italian culture. You will also gain a competitive advantage on your resume while learning from our experienced chefs and workers as you work in a growing community, making wonderful lifelong friends.
A delicious meal can evoke memories and create comfort. At Tuscan Garden, homemade food is an essential part of every day. The air is filled with the familiar aromas of home baked bread, freshly brewed coffee and Larry’s mother’s sauce simmering on the stove. Our authentic Tuscan Kitchen is the heart of our home the perfect setting for our Anytime Signature Dining experience. Using only the freshest and finest ingredients, including vegetables and herbs grown in our own gardens, our Tuscan Chef artfully prepares meals that are delicious and satisfying.
For many, the kitchen was the most important room in the house. It was where they cooked, nurtured children, dined as a family, entertained and visited with friends and family. That tradition continues at Tuscan Gardens. Open and airy, our Tuscan Kitchen welcomes residents to enjoy a feast for all the senses.
Residents are encouraged to:
Watch in delight as our own chef prepares meals from scratch.
Exchange treasured recipes to be cooked by the chef and enjoyed by all.
Enjoy family style meals together, sharing stories and conversation at the table.
Participate in cooking classes and demonstrations.
Upon entering any of the Tuscan Gardens communities, residents and guests are captivated by the breath taking Tuscan ambiance, transporting them to the splendor of Italy.
The Tuscan Gardens grew out of Founder and CEO Larry Pino’s quests to find the perfect senior living community for his mother, Maria Giordano Pino, who was born and raised in Bari, Italy, and came to America as a bride after World War II.
We are looking to fill two top positions in our Tuscan Gardens communities as described below:
Hours: 40 hours a week
Number of Days Off: 2 days
Hours a week: 40 hours
Number of Days Off: 2 days
Ready to apply? Please fill out the form and one of our team members will contact you.