Childcare Centre Cook - Harris Park

Childcare Centre Cook – Harris Park

We have a new opening at our Harris Park centre for a permanent part-time Centre Cook.    
The role

To be responsible for preparing nutritionally balanced meals created in conjunction with a nutritionist, placing the orders and assisting the Centre Manager with the food budget. Maintaining a safe and hygienic kitchen, ensuring that food is sorted, handled and stored properly and the appropriate records are maintained.

Key responsibilities

– Preparing morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea for our Child Care Centre located in Harris Park.

– Placing the weekly orders in accordance with the menu and remaining within the allocated budget.

– Proven ability to comply with and be responsible for Safe Health and Hygiene Practices in the preparation, serving and storage of meals.

– Completing the appropriate food checks required.

– Coordinating with the Centre Manager in regards to the budget.

Requirements

Qualifications in Food Handling

Knowledge and understanding of allergies and dietary requirements

Have a current Working with Children’s Check

Preferred Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, but not essential