Is food your passion and do you want to work in a dynamic environment? Help us promote healthy eating habits by providing our tamariki with healthy and nutritious meals cooked at our centre each day.
At BestStart Glenfield our priority is to recognize and nurture each child so that they may achieve their full potential.
This journey starts with our youngest learner at 3 months and extends to school age. BestStart Glenfield takes pride in our strong links between the centre, home, and the wider Glenfield and Bayview community, we are a purpose-built centre licenced for 100 children.
Our new cook will be hard-working, organised, creative, and passionate about food with great taste buds. You will be able to work in a busy environment, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be a team player, and be able to work unsupervised.
We are able to provide on the job training and we have a large, well-organised kitchen.This is a sought-after permanent position working 35 hours per week Monday to Friday.
Our ideal candidate will need the following attributes : Good communication skills and a passion for cookingSome experience in creating a healthy, fresh and vibrant menu, have experience in providing for children who may have dietary / cultural / religious needs and preferencesExperience cooking for large groups and having a food handling or safety certificate is advantageousKnowledge around health and safety in the kitchen and set high standards of hygiene and housekeepingBe able to work in a fast-paced environment and have efficient time management skills.
At BestStart we offer fabulous mentoring, generous healthcare subsidy, childcare discounts, and much much more!If this role sounds like you, do not hesitate to get your application in or contact our Recruitment Administrator, Helen on 027 1800 0802 for a quick chat!