Centre Cook (parental leave replacement)

Application Due:
29 January 2021
Application Details:
Position Description

About the Role:

Are you passionate about developing healthy eating habits in young people?

We are seeking a skilled and energetic cook to service our early childhood centre in Gungahlin.

This part-time role comes with salary packaging options and would suit an experienced cook with full working rights in Australia. A working with vulnerable people check is required. A Food Safety Supervisor certificate or the ability to obtain is also required.

About You:

Working autonomously, you will be wholly responsible for creating a clean and safe cooking environment and nutritious menus for children (including planning, shopping, and prep). You will be working with a close-knit team of professional early childhood educators.

What we offer

We provide above award wages, along with additional benefits and employment conditions including salary packaging, employer-paid parental leave, and an additional paid day off over the Christmas closedown period.

How to Apply:

  1. Visit https://ywca-canberra.org.au/about-us/careers/ to access the position description.
  2. Applications including a cover letter and CV can be submitted through the Seek portal.


YWCA Canberra is committed to the safety of children and young people. As such, successful applicants will be required to participate fully in all child protection risk management recruitment processes and ongoing character checking and assessment processes.


Applications close on Friday 29th January 2021


YWCA Canberra is proud to be an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality and offers above award wages and generous conditions through our innovative and progressive Enterprise Agreement.

YWCA Canberra is an equal opportunity employer. People from diverse backgrounds and with diverse life experiences are encouraged to apply. We specifically encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

Want more information?

For a confidential discussion or further information please contact Kiki Luk, Centre Director, on 6185 2087 or email: winyu@ywca-canberra.org.au

Application Details:

Download Position Description Here

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