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Centre Cook

Goodstart Endeavour Hills - Barnsley Drive


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. 


This is a Casual role with  opportunity to get flexible hours and shifts.



About our Centre: 

  • 58 Place purpose built Centre 

  • Located in a quiet, leafy residential community

  • Fun loving, supportive and long lasting team 

  • Closely situated to local transport and schools


The Benefits: 

  • Get upto 50% discount off your childcare gap fees 
  • Option to purchase additional leave 
  • Discounts!! - you’ll save money on retail, insurance, travel, hotel, technology, gyms and many more.
  • Two extra days off per year. 
  • 4 weeks paid parental leave – increasing to 6 weeks from December 2023 
  • Paid professional placements while employed by Goodstart
  • Security and stability - with over 670 centres across Australia, you’ll have the support of a large network.


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 children with 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 

  • Willingness to learn and be a part of the team 

  • Strong communication skills, reliable and punctual 


Supporting our people and protecting our children    

We are an equal opportunity employer that is proud of our inclusive and diverse work environment. We support and encourage individual growth and strong teams that are made up of many different cultures and backgrounds. 

We are committed to child safety. We believe children have the right to be safe, happy and empowered. Our commitment is underpinned by Article 3 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. 

We are deeply committed to reconciliation and creating an environment where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People feel connected and a strong sense of belonging. By weaving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives through all that we do, we aim to build knowledge and a deeper understanding of our First Nations People and culture for all in our team. 

Posting Notes: ENDEAVOUR HILLS, MELBOURNE || VIC || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || || No Early Childhood Qualification || Casual

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