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  • 494244
  • Brisbane - Northern Suburbs
  • Cook
  • Permanent Part Time

Kitchenhand - C&K Kedron Childcare Centre!

  • Permanent part time position
  • New purpose-built Childcare Centre located in Kedron
  • No weekends or nights

At C&K Kedron, we provide our children with the highest quality meals so that our families feel confident that their children are receiving the best nutrition whilst in care. We understand that we cannot do this without a great Kitchen Hand!

Key accountabilities:

  • Ensure meals and snacks are prepared and served on time according to the needs of individual children and the program
  • Ensure a high standard of hygiene is maintained at all times
  • Develop and maintain an effective teamwork relationship with all staff
  • Maintain direct, open and effective communication channels with all staff.
  • Perform duties to maintain kitchen work areas, white goods and utensils in a clean and orderly condition
  • Order and maintain appropriate food supplies according to menu requirements
  • Assist in the preparation of materials for children’s cooking as required
  • Participate in an appropriate food handling training program
  • Undertake any duties as requested by the Centre Director
  • Completing daily reports if required
  • Actively participate in staff meetings and training opportunities

Ideal applicants will have:

  • Relevant qualifications in respect to food handling is essential
  • Previous experience in preparing meals and snacks for large numbers preferred
  • An ability to uphold time schedules for meal preparation, while remaining flexible to the needs of the children
  • Working knowledge of legislative requirements including Workplace Health & Safety and Food Safety Standards
  • Must serve to promote social justice and equity by demonstrating an attitude of acceptance and respect for all children and their families
  • Must be willing to ensure the individual needs of the child are catered for, in collaboration with their families the Director and the Manager
  • A demonstrated commitment to continuing professional and personal development
  • A proven ability to manage the kitchen environment in a safe and responsible manner
  • An ability to work as an effective team member and support other staff
  • An ability to work independently to achieve work goals
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a high standard in preparation, ordering, storage and food handling

The Creche and Kindergarten Association Limited (C&K) is a not-for-profit early childhood provider with nearly 350 early childhood education and care services located across Queensland. C&K acknowledges that each child and family have unique early education and care requirements and so we provide a range of different programs including childcare, kindergarten, outside school hours' care and integrated services. 

C&K is committed to an inclusive workforce, and we strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.  

All C&K employees are required to undergo background checks which include police checks.

Please note the advertising closing date is indicative only. Crèche and Kindergarten reserve the right to close the advertisement before this date is reached. Therefore, we encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.

Please be aware that the Queensland Government’s COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements for Workers in a high-risk setting Direction requires all workers who enter, work in, or provide services in an early childhood education and care setting to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  This Direction applies to C&K. 

If you are ready to be part of a growing, dynamic and joyful team, forward your resume today!

Location: Kedron, Qld.

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