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Centre Cook

Date: 18-Jun-2021

Location: WONTHELLA, GERALDTON, WA, AU, 6530

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Centre Cook – Goodstart Wonthella

Permanent Part Time Position - 20 Hours Weekly, Monday to Friday

 

Goodstart is Australia’s largest early learning provider.  As a not–for–profit social enterprise, we exist purely to improve the lives of Australia’s children and their families. Our people are our foundation, together we are working to ensure children have the learning, development and wellbeing outcomes they need for school and life.

 

We’re looking for a talented centre cook to join the team at Goodstart Wonthella to plan and prepare a nutritious and exciting menu for the children attending the centre.

 

Your role

  • We are ideally looking for a candidate who has a Certificate III in Commercial Cookery or equivalent
  • Part Time (20 Hours Weekly, Monday to Friday)
  • Must have experience with providing meals for children with allergies, cultural and special dietary requirement
  • Have great time management skills, fast paced environment

 

Responsibilities

  • 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
  • Order food supplies in consultation with centre director
  • Ensure safe and hygienic storage, handling and preparation of food and drinks
  • Work as part of a team to create a safe, caring and educational place for children

 

The benefits

  • Competitive award wages
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Supportive and friendly team
  • Child care discounts
  • Comprehensive induction and training programme
  • Professional development
  • Career pathways and opportunities

 

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!

 

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.  #gsICS


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