A part-time position of huge importance to our offering, being our Centre Cook entails preparing fresh, wholesome meals for our children (and Educators) each day. A role that requires passion for food and wholesome nutrition alike, you will be responsible for occasionally baking treats for special Centre events, and our families when they come to visit.
You will be preparing fresh meals daily for our children and Educators. A profound understanding of catering to different allergies, food intolerances and dietary requirements is essential to ensuring the children are safe at all times. You will follow recipe guides and meal planners on a 4-week rotation provided by management and developed in consultation with industry professionals and Nutritionists. Our Food Coordinators are often the first people our families see when they arrive at our services so a warm and friendly disposition that makes everyone feel welcome is essential. You will have wonderful time management skills and the ability to multi-task. It’s often all hands-on deck! Other key tasks include: ordering all produce whilst keeping within set food budgets, completing all food safe paperwork. keeping a presentable, clean and safe kitchen at all times.
"My role is to prepare all the meals the children eat whilst in our care. I am passionate about promoting healthy eating and a healthy lifestyle, and love making food fun for children. Nothing makes me happier than seeing my little friends try new foods for the first time."