Food Handler

Ellesmere & Brimley, Scarborough
Posted 3 months ago

Food Handler

Location: Ellesmere and Brimley.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM; One Year Contract.

Salary: To be discussed; Dependent on training and experience.

Position Overview:

The candidate will be working in a relatively small preschool led by an RECE teacher.

Duties include the safe handling of food for children and proper management of the preschool's kitchen. Other responsibilities include promoting a positive environment and supporting the development and self-esteem of children.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Safely handles food to serve to children.
  • Receives food from the catering firm and delivers it to the kitchen.
  • Checks food for potential danger to the children, such as spoiled food and allergies.
  • Distributes food to children of different age groups.
  • Cleans dishes and the kitchen.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • A Criminal Reference check for the Vulnerable sector is required.
  • In possession of a valid Food Handlers Certificate.
  • Valid First Aid CPR experience for children is an asset.
  • Being RECE (Registered Early Childhood Educator) or ECA (Educational Credential Assessment) approved is preferred.
  • Physically and Medically fit and able to both work with children and outside in all weather for up to two hours per day.
  • Possesses strong behaviour-management skills.
  • Has knowledge of the Ministry of Education's "How Does Learning Happen" and "Early Learning for Every Child Today (ELECT)"


Job Features

Job CategoryFood Handler, Server

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