ELC Cook (Kaitautoko)

ELC Cook (Kaitautoko)

Permanent, part time (20 hours per week)

Whare Amai Early Learning Centre, Gisborne

Ref: 18AHO104


We are seeking an experienced cook to prepare and deliver a nutritious & healthy range of dietary requirements for our Early Learning Centre.

The primary function of the Kaitoutoko is to prepare and cook a well-balanced and nutritious children’s menu for morning snacks, lunch and afternoon snacks for our tamariki and to maintain a high standard of cleanliness in the kitchen.

At times incumbents may be required to work across all administrative areas and may be required to assist on the floor where tamariki and kaiako ratios are insufficient to meet Puna requirements.

The ideal applicant will have:

  • Certificate in Food and Beverage Service (Level 3) or related field
  • Sound understanding of portion control and the nutritional needs of babies, toddlers and young tamariki
  • Proven ability to maintain a safe food preparation environment (including the cleaning of equipment)
  • The ability to cook between 30 – 60 child portion meals
  • Experience working with pre-school children
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role

A sound understanding of te reo Maaori phrases, mihi and greetings and of Maaori values, culture and tikanga would be an advantage.

To apply for this position please register and apply on our job site:  https://twoa.careercentre.net.nz/

Enquiries to 0800 777 404

Application close:  26 September 2018

Permanent Part-time

Job no: 18AHO104A

Location: Gisborne

Closing Date: Wednesday, 26 September 2018