About this job
Childcare Cook | Balmain Cove
Join the fantastic team at Balmain Cove! We are looking for an experienced Childcare Cook to support the nutritional needs of the children in the centre.
You will have access to a range of benefits while helping to shape the world of tomorrow through the children of today.
Located in the heart of Rozelle and Balmain sits this beautiful 72-place centre. Designed to replicate the comfort of a family-style environment, our service provides bright, nature-filled spaces, a large outdoor space filled with greenery and a team of welcoming and passionate educators.
The benefits of working for Guardian Childcare & Education:
- Career advancement opportunities across our network including working in larger centres or brand new centres
- The ability to create your own menus
- Attractive remuneration package with scope for future growth
- We have a recognition program with rewards for outstanding performance for both individuals and teams
- Employee referral program – Earn up to $2,000
- Generous Childcare discounts for your own children
- Employee wellbeing scheme - Annual flu shots and Employee Assistance Program
As a Chef you'll…
Plan and prepare nutritious, well-presented and appropriate meals and snacks for the children. The role also involves;
- Developing a seasonal, nutritious menu that respects individual requirements i.e. medical conditions, food preferences and cultural considerations
- Ensuring children’s health and wellbeing
- Build strong relationships with children, educators, families and the entire centre community
- Ensuring best practice food safety and hygienic standards are upheld within the kitchen at all times.
To be considered you will have:
- Food Handling certificate
- Certificate III In Commercial Cookery or higher Is desirable
- Food Safety Supervisor certificate, is highly desirable
- An awareness of your personal responsibilities under the current Child Protection Laws
- Passion for working in a small and respectful team
- Customer and quality orientated approach
If you are seeking a fulfilling career in Early Years Education then we would love to hear from you. Apply online today!