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Centre Cook - Goodstart Alfredton

Perm Part Time 3 to 5 days available  | Min 18 hours to Max 30 hours 

 

 

Goodstart is Australia’s largest provider of early learning and care. Founded with a vision for all Australia’s children to have the best possible start in life, as a not-for-profit social enterprise, we exist purely to improve the lives of Australia’s children and their families. We are entirely Australian owned employing over 15,000 people, and caring for over 71,000 children.

 

As the sole cook for the service, you will be tasked with the critical job of providing the children at our service with healthy and nutritious meals. You will be required to provide breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and a late snack.

 

About our Centre

 

  • 95 Place Centre with children aged from 6 weeks to 5 years old
  • Excellent work life balance, no late nights or weekend work!
  • Min 3 days 18 hours - Max 5 days 30 hours, Hours of work  8:45-3.15pm

 

The Benefits

 

  • Fun loving, like minded and supportive team working towards a shared goal
  • Feel good and make a difference working with a Not-for -profit social enterprise delivering social impact, improving lives and advocating change.
  • Opportunity to contribute to and be published in the Goodstart Recipe book
  • Employee benefits that range from childcare discounts, discounted travel, insurance, and technology
  • Option to purchase additional annual leave

 

About You

 

  • Support the health and wellbeing of the children through planning and preparing nutritious meals and snacks
  • Prepare meals to meet the needs of special dietary requirements and allergies
  • Exceptional knowledge of safety and wellbeing
  • Order food supplies in consultation with the Centre Director
  • Ensure safe and hygienic storage, handling and preparation of food and drinks
  • Working with Children's Check desirable

 

If you hold a Food Handling and Menu Planning certificate, and have experience cooking meals within a child care centre or similar environment, then we’d love to meet you! 

 

Supporting our people and safeguarding our children 
 

We’re an equal opportunity employer that is proud of our inclusive and diverse work environment. We know that Goodstarters from diverse cultures, backgrounds and experiences strengthen our teams and help us grow. We’re also deeply committed to Reconciliation and creating an environment where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People feel a strong sense of belonging and connection.  
 

Safety is our priority and we will take any action necessary to ensure that all children can feel safe and be safe, and are safeguarded from abuse, neglect and harm. As a Child Safe Organisation, all of our candidates must have or obtain a valid working with children check. 

Posting Notes: ALFREDTON, BALLARAT || VIC || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || SF:LI || No Early Childhood Qualification || Part-Time


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