BrightPath Kids is looking to hire a Cook for their Kinder Meals centre that provides meals for their Little Scholars Montessori Centres in Ottawa.
To carry out the preparation of food for the children, working as part of a team to create a safe, caring and educational environment for the children. The cook must treat every child with respect, and be aware of all children with food allergies.
Responsibilities and Duties
- Cooking for a large group of children
- Organize orders for bulk food buying, weekly and daily shopping and fresh food
- Maintaining and ordering kitchen supplies
- Prepare meals as per Centre requirements
- Assist staff with serving food; carrying trays to the classrooms
- Clearing away after meals
- Wash dishes and equipment as required
- Delivery of meals
- Responsible for the safety in the kitchen environment
- Communicating with Room Leaders with regard to the particular diets
- Caring and friendly towards staff, children and parents
- 1 - 3 years’ experience cooking for large groups
- Must have own Vehicle and valid drivers licence
- Food Handling Certificate
- CPR/First Aid Certificate
- Patient with an ability to stay positive under pressure
- Very good physical condition and endurance
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Effective time management skills
- Registered Early Childhood Education Certification would be an asset
- Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Screening
BrightPath is an innovative provider of early childhood education. We continuously examine new ways to bring the highest quality of care and development to our children while providing convenience, service and value to our families. With partnerships in curriculum, nutrition, technology and recreational fitness programming, BrightPath is committed to providing families with the very best care, programs and child development Canada has to offer.
Above all else, nothing should take precedence over the well-being and safety of our children. BrightPath is dedicated to providing the very best environment for children to play, grow and develop.