Cook | Kinder Haven Gunghalin
Maintain a healthy work/life balance (Monday to Friday 7am â€“ 3pm) Run your own kitchen at our Early Childhood Education service G8 Education awarded Top 20 Most Attractive Employer in Australia G8 Education is Australiaâ€™s leading name in providing the highest quality of Early Childhood Education and Care across 500 services nationally, including 24 prominent brands. We strive to deliver meaningful programs that shape our future leaders (our children) with innovative and creative teaching practices that encourage children to explore, discover and learn. Kinder Haven Gungahlinâ€™s Centre Cook is off on holidays and we require an experienced Cook to cover their leave from 25th November - December 2019.
This role is being offered on a fixed term contract (November to late December) with a possibility of extension. As the Centre Cook you will be passionate about creating, preparing and cooking nutritionally balanced (and delicious) meals to fuel our children. You will have excellent time management skills and be confident in managing a kitchen.
All recipes are currently provided however, if you are an experienced Cook who enjoys dreaming up healthy, child-friendly meals weâ€™d love to hear your menu ideas This position offers a rare work/life balance, working part time Monday to Friday 7am to 3pm. At Gungahlin Kinder Haven, we believe that every child is entitled to high quality care and we work to help find the best childcare solutions for individual needs. Our Center is a brand new, 174 licensed place purpose built centre in the heart of the Gungahlin Business Park.
For further information and photos of this centre, please visit the website below: https://www.kinderhaven.com.
au/centres/childcare-gungahlin/ Your key priorities: Plan and preparation of nutritionally balanced meals including but not limited to morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and late snack for up to 68 children Create and review menus to include seasonally fresh market ingredients Ensure complete awareness of special dietary and allergen needs of children within the Centre Manage stock levels and ordering of stock, ensuring stock is of the highest quality Ensure the highest level of cleanliness, hygiene and safety standards at all times Work closely with Centre Manager regarding budgeting, administration, guidelines and regulations Your skills and qualifications: Certificate III in Commercial Cookery (relevant food handling certificate) A current Working with Vulnerable People Check (ACT) Experience and passion for creating healthy childrenâ€™s meals Excellent verbal and written communication skills A bright and friendly personality Our staff benefits include: 30% discount on Child Care fees at any G8 Centre Discounts on groceries, fuel, household items and leisure activities Discounts and cashback offers from some of Australia's leading online clothing retailers Dedicated focus on your professional development and career advancement opportunities First A....