Food Coordinator

Indigo Montessori are looking for a Food Coordinator to join our beautiful Mount Claremont centre. The role is preparing and cooking nutritional meals for the children in our service.  The position is working Monday to Friday and hours can be a little flexible working 5 hours a day, usually starting between 8am and 8.30am. 

Indigo Montessori are passionate about what the children eat while in our care. We maintain an additive aware approach and try to eliminate unnecessary additive where we can. We believe that children should be introduced to new foods, whole foods and healthy food choices, that meal times are a great social experience where all children sit together to share a meal and that in partnership with you, our role is to help develop healthy meal options that children will love and enjoy.

The Role 

The role requires an experienced cook, with a similar philosophy, to deliver healthy and nutritionally balanced meals for children aged 6 weeks to 5 years. The ideal candidate will have a positive can-do attitude and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. 

  • Preparation and cooking of meals (morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea)
  • Menu planning in accordance to management approval and centre budget.
  • Ensure familiarity of dietary requirements of children within the centre.
  • Ensure that a high level of hygiene, health and safety standards are maintained at all time.

Essential criteria                                                               

  • Experience in a home or commercial kitchen.
  • Current Working with Children Check.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively in a team environment
  • Passionate about delivering healthy meals to children.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Benefits for the Right Candidate 

  • Fantastic training and development programs.
  • Supportive Management Team.
  • Strong focus on work-life-balance.
  • Great company where the culture is fun, professional, and supportive of all team members.
  • Discount on childcare fees
  • Uniform allocations (annual)

If you believe in the same values and feel you tick all the boxes then we'd love to hear from you.  Submit cover letter and resume to [email protected].                                   

Only successful applicants will be contacted.

8 June 2021

Indigo Montessori Child Care and Kindy (Mt Claremont)

HBF Stadium (formerly Challenge Stadium)
100 Stephenson Avenue
Mt Claremont WA 6010