Casual Childcare Cook

Casual Childcare Cook

Expect a Star | Morningside, QLD, AU

Posted a month ago

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Job Outline

Are you an experienced cook/chef with an interest in children's nutrition? Seeking a greater work/life balance? We would love to hear from you!
About us:
Expect A Star is an Australian wide recruitment agency who are leading providers of high quality staff in the Early Childhood Education sector. As this is our sole specialisation, we are experts in our field- and most of our team have worked in the industry themselves. Most importantly, we care! We pride ourselves on recruiting an engaged, passionate, dependable and adaptable workforce. We also thrive on developing strong relationships and we value and reward hard work.
About the Role:
We are seeking an experienced cook/chef to work in a childcare centre in Morningside. The role is casual and the centre is needing the cook to be available on an ongoing basis (5 days a week) and start immediately.
On a day-to-day basis you will:

Be responsible for preparing morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea for the children in the centre.
Work with the set menu in place and prepare meals accordingly.
Contribute to menu planning, stock ordering and control.
Plan for and cater for all children's dietary requirements including; anaphylaxis to food, food allergies, cultural dietary requirements and personal beliefs dietary requirements.
Effectively manage your time so that meals are prepared in a timely manner.
Actively take part in risk minimisation assessments to ensure that dietary and allergy safe requirements are met.
Maintain an organised safe, hygienic environment at all times
We are looking for:

Minimum Food Handing/Food Safety Certificate
Paid Blue Card or willing to obtain
Knowledge of nutrition, children's eating habits and dietary requirements.
Confidence in menu planning and prepping in a childcare setting
Ability to work without supervision and demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and contribute positively

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We are looking for you!