Cook | Story House Early Learning Doreen


The Role:
We are looking for a talented Centre Cook to join the team at our Doreen service, to plan and prepare a nutritious and exciting menu for the children. Working part time hours Monday to Friday. A brand new, well equipped kitchen is available for you to whip up a treat. You will have the opportunity to be part of the opening team and use the unique blank canvas on offer to create a space of your own. Interviews will likely be held the week of the 13th July 2020 with a view of starting on the 31st August 2020.


  • Support the health and wellbeing of the children through planning and preparing nutritious meals and snacks
  • Input ideas to the menu and prepare meals to meet the needs of children with special dietary requirements and allergies
  • Order food supplies in consultation with the Service Manager
  • Ensure safe and hygienic storage, handling and preparation of food and drinks
  • Work as part of a team to create a safe, caring and educational place for children

Who we are looking for:

  • Someone that is available Monday to Friday
  • Hold a Food Safety certificate
  • Experience in a long day care setting
  • Experience working with dietary requirements and allergies 
  • A Cert 3 in childcare is desirable but not essential 
  • Creative, and passionate about food and providing high standards of food service
  • Positive attitude and ability to thrive under pressure
  • A good Cook!!
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Story House Doreen is a brand new child care centre scheduled to open soon in Doreen.  We welcome local families living in Doreen and the surrounding suburbs of Mernda, South Morang, Nutfield, Diamond Creek and Arthurs Creek. 


Our purpose built child care facility offers a natural environment with soft tones and lots of natural light. Providing a calm and welcoming space for children to feel at home, whilst offering engaging and fun learning opportunities. Our outdoor spaces offer lots of space to get active, whilst ensuring plenty of shade.