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Casual Childcare Cook - Newtown

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Job Outline

  • Are you experienced at cooking for children and little ones?
  • Can you make healthy, nutritious meals for hungry mouths?

We need you to join the team!

If you have experience catering within other settings this could be the perfect job to develop your skills in a new environment. Or maybe you've built a wealth of experience working in kitchens in education or aged care facilities and are looking for a new challenge?

The role
Expect A Star is a specialist Early Childhood Education recruitment agency dedicated to providing high quality staff to varying childcare centres across Sydney. We have a consistent demand across the Sydney for qualified cooks to travel various childcare centres on a casual basis.

Childcare centre kitchens require support from the early morning to the early afternoon, during week days only. This would fit well around a hospitality or evening job and you are free to organise your own working week. Many of our casual staff find this a perfect way of getting the work life balance right.


  • Minimum Australian Food handling qualification
  • Desired Certificate III in Hospitality (Commercial Cookery)
  • Previous experience working in a Childcare centre as a cook, or a similar setting such as Aged care (you often will have to manage the kitchen on your own)
  • NSW Working with Children Check (or willing to obtain)
  • Willing to travel from 30-45 minutes for work
  • Minimum 2 days availability, often on short notice
  • Excellent time management
  • Great communication skills and a friendly demeanour

Benefits and Rewards:

  • Weekly pay!
  • Flexible shifts - choose when you work
  • Possibility of permanent full time placement
  • Make a real difference to children's lives.
  • Positive work environment - an agency who values YOU!

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