Cook I Settlement Road

Nido Early School

Childcare Cook opportunity to inspire and influence our children, families and staff to make better food choices!

  • Fun and Supportive Team
  • Beautiful Kitchen and Centre Facilities
  • Part-Time Permanent Opportunity
Childcare Cook | Settlement Road

At Nido Early School Settlement Road we strive to provide the very best for our children and families. An integral part of our team is the Cook, who are at the heart of our service. We are looking for someone who will be organised and will have a sound knowledge of food safety requirements. Working with a set 4-week menu the successful candidate will provide 3 meals per day for up to 102 children.  

Our Benefits
  • Attractive rate of pay – we will reward your commendable attitude, commitment, and passion in our centres.
  • Flexible working hours and set and rotating shifts available– we support life balance.
  • Discounted childcare fees for your children that attend our services.
  • Career development and advancement opportunities – to support you in your professional journey
  • Supportive and stable leadership & teams.
The Role
  • You will work 5 hours per day for 5 days.
  • Prepare and provide nutritionally balanced and appropriate meals for all children, taking into consideration their individual dietary requirements and allergies.
  • Ensure health and safety guidelines are adhered to in the kitchen, including food preparation and servicing areas as specified in the National Quality Standards 2.1 and 2.2
  • Manage stock and place weekly food orders
  • Interact and engage with all children, building meaningful relationships
To be considered, you will have: 
  • Food Safety Supervisor certificate
  • Certificate III in Commercial Cookery or working towards is desirable.
  • Customer and quality orientated approach
  • Current Working with Children's Check
Our Centres

Every Nido Early School has been architecturally designed and custom built to meet our childcare philosophy and the highest expectations. Each room has been meticulously planned and we use premium fixtures and finishes with a coordinated choice of textures and natural tones.  Spaces in our centres are adapted to each age group from birth to Five. 

Be curious about an opportunity at Nido.  We see each day as a blank canvas, and with this mindset and approach to learning, we believe anything is possible.
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