11d ago

Cook / Chef

Imagine Early Learning & Childcare

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$50k ~ $62k
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Do you want a job where you can use your passion for cooking and work family friendly school hours? In other words, drop the children off at school, come to work and finish on time to pick them up? If yes, we may have the perfect opportunity for you.  Our childcare centre near Newcastle is looking for a childcare centre cook to join its team of passionate educators. The centre caters for up to 58 children per day and has a fully equipped commercial kitchen.  We are inviting applications from people who have a passion for cooking healthy meals for children and enjoys working independently in a postive and fun environment.

What we offer:

  • Consistent and stable work hours
  • Paid professional development
  • Discount on childcare fees for employees 

Duties include:

  • Preparing healthy meals for children
  • Menu planning on a 5 week rotation
  • Purchasing and ordering stock
  • Maintain a high level of cleanliness and hygiene of food preparation areas

Essential Criteria:

  • Current Safe Food Handling Certificate (or willing to obtain)
  • Strong attention to safe food handling procedures
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • A sound working knowledge of stock management, budgeting and online ordering
  • Awareness of children's nutritional needs in terms of food allergies

Hours: 25 to 30 hours per week, Monday to Friday (between school hours)

To apply, please send through your resume and a cover letter via this site.

Enquires: dianna@imaginechildcare.com.au


Job details
Date posted
10 May 2022
Hospo, Tourism & Food Services
Food Preparation & Cooking
$50k ~ $62k
Contract type
Work type
Part Time
Job mode
Standard Business hours
Childcare & Early Learning
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident

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