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Cook/Kitchen Assistant, Yarraville, part time

Advertiser: Gowrie Victoria4.8 out of 54.8 overall rating (5 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
4 Jun 2019
Location
Melbourne, Western Suburbs
Salary
$20 - $24.99 per hour plus super
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Education & Training, Childcare & Outside School Hours Care
Cook/Kitchen Assistant, Yarraville, part time

The Organisation

Gowrie Victoria is a not-for-profit organisation, established in 1939, committed to our purpose to champion good early childhood education and care. Due to internal movement we are recruiting for a part time Cook/Kitchen Assistant for our Yarraville service

The Role

Working 5 hours a day, 5 days per week, you will support the Kitchen Supervisor in the day-to-day operations of the kitchen. The successful candidate will:

  • Assist with menu planning and meal preparation ensuring dietary requirements are being met and allergies are managed
  • Maintain a clean and hygienic kitchen, follow correct food storage procedures and ensure all checklists are completed daily as per food safety plan
  • Ensure kitchen stocks and supplies are maintained. Check accuracy and condition of food orders and deliveries
  • Maintain compliance records which include refrigerator and freezer temperatures, cooked food temperatures, delivered food temperatures and cleaning logs
  • Support practice that is required by the Victorian Food Safety Act 1984
  • Undertake duties in a manner which adheres to all food safety regulations

When the Kitchen Supervisor is not rostered you will be required to work autonomously, and will be responsible for all kitchen duties

Skills and Experience

  • A nationally recognised qualification in cooking (Certificate or Diploma) and/or significant experience within the ECEC sector
  • A current Food Handling Certificate
  • Working knowledge of the Victorian Food Act 1984
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team

What’s On Offer

Gowrie offers a unique and engaging working environment; market competitive remuneration; targeted, holistic professional learning; 15 days personal leave; organisational conferences; and social events

How to Apply

Does this sound like you? Please click the Apply button below and provide a one page cover letter and a succinct resume.

Previous applicants need not reapply.

To be eligible for employment you must have appropriate Australian or New Zealand work rights.

Gowrie Victoria is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people. Appointment will be conditional upon a satisfactory Working with Children Check and National Police Check.

The Organisation

Gowrie Victoria is a not-for-profit organisation, established in 1939, committed to our purpose to champion good early childhood education and care. Due to internal movement we are recruiting for a part time Cook/Kitchen Assistant for our Yarraville service

The Role

Working 5 hours a day, 5 days per week, you will support the Kitchen Supervisor in the day-to-day operations of the kitchen. The successful candidate will:

  • Assist with menu planning and meal preparation ensuring dietary requirements are being met and allergies are managed
  • Maintain a clean and hygienic kitchen, follow correct food storage procedures and ensure all checklists are completed daily as per food safety plan
  • Ensure kitchen stocks and supplies are maintained. Check accuracy and condition of food orders and deliveries
  • Maintain compliance records which include refrigerator and freezer temperatures, cooked food temperatures, delivered food temperatures and cleaning logs
  • Support practice that is required by the Victorian Food Safety Act 1984
  • Undertake duties in a manner which adheres to all food safety regulations

When the Kitchen Supervisor is not rostered you will be required to work autonomously, and will be responsible for all kitchen duties

Skills and Experience

  • A nationally recognised qualification in cooking (Certificate or Diploma) and/or significant experience within the ECEC sector
  • A current Food Handling Certificate
  • Working knowledge of the Victorian Food Act 1984
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team

What’s On Offer

Gowrie offers a unique and engaging working environment; market competitive remuneration; targeted, holistic professional learning; 15 days personal leave; organisational conferences; and social events

How to Apply

Does this sound like you? Please click the Apply button below and provide a one page cover letter and a succinct resume.

Previous applicants need not reapply.

To be eligible for employment you must have appropriate Australian or New Zealand work rights.

Gowrie Victoria is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people. Appointment will be conditional upon a satisfactory Working with Children Check and National Police Check.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Working With Children (WWC) Check?
  • Do you have experience working with children?
  • What's your highest level of education?
  • Do you hold a current Food Handlers certificate?

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