Early Childhood Educator Wanted - Cook for University Child Care Centre Society West Campus
The UCCC Society Cook plays a vital role in our Centre. You will plan, prepare and serve nutritious snacks and meals for our 109 children.
Main duties include:
- Preparation and service of food for the meals and snacks as scheduled and for other special occasions as requested
- Weekly ordering of food through various suppliers
- Storing and stocking and rotation of food
- Cleaning duties pertaining to maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen and dishes, and all kitchen equipment
- Ensuring the efficient operation of the UCCC Society nutrition program
- Prepare/cook the food for scheduled meals, snacks and other occasions, as requested, according to the menu plan; prepare/cook
appropriate food for those on special diets as required
- Serve meals at the specified times
- Clean all dishes, utensils and equipment used in the preparation and service of the food
- Clean all stoves, refrigerators, freezers, cupboards, pantry and all other equipment and areas that are associated with kitchens food service
- Clean storage areas and refrigerator/freezer units
- Receive and store deliveries/food in proper areas and according to policy.
- Fulfill other assignments as delegated by UCCC nutrition committee.
- Must be willing to participate in staff meetings and professional development days and other related training
Must be willing to be the heart of our centre and put care and dedication into providing healthy nutritious meals for our children
Must be able to work well in a team environment and communicate well with colleagues and families
Ability to communicate in English, oral and written
2-4 years kitchen/cooking experience and/or training and knowledge of equipment used in the preparation of food
Able to lift up to 50lbs
Knowledge of health standards for the handling and storage of food
Knowledge of nutrition standards and special diet requirements
Knowledge of occupational Health and Safety Standards
Valid Food Handlers Certificate
Salary to discussed at interview.
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