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Job Number:  39769
Cook - Bowness Campus
Job Posted: Thursday, 16 November 2017
Closing Date: Saturday, 16 December 2017
(in 4 days)
Wood's Homes
Region: Calgary area Type: Full time
Location: Calgary Salary: Negotiable

We Never Say No. We Never Give up. We Never Turn Anyone Away.

 

Wood’s Homes is a multi-service, non-profit children’s mental health centre based in Calgary. Our over 550 staff and volunteers help provide 35 programs and services for 28,000 children and their families each year in Calgary, Lethbridge, Canmore, Strathmore, Fort McMurray and Fort Smith, N.W.T.

 

Commitment to high-risk adolescents, challenged with some very tough issues, is not easy and the reality is that most problems surface after hours. These are the times when our frontline workers spring into action. Work hours at Wood’s Homes are typically round-the-clock and the type of work we do requires quick thinking, confidence, forgiveness and persistence.

 

We are currently seeking a qualified fulltime Cook for our Residential programs on Bowness Campus.

 

Wood’s Homes offers 4 residential programs on Bowness Campus; each program is housed in a separate cottage and provides services for up to 8 children.

 

Reporting to a Residential Services Manager, the Cook is responsible for creating and organization healthy meal plans in a safe and clean environment for multiple intensive residential programs. The Cook is also expected to interact, teach and role model for youth as well as assist program staff with kitchen and culinary activities.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:

  • Daily preparation of meals for youth and staff on
  • Lead, teach, coach and inspire youth, family, and staff in health eati
  • Responsible for and awareness of the client base to ensure care and attention of the use and storage of knives and any potentially unsafe kitchen equipme
  • Menu planning, food costing, inventory control, food sanitation and kitchen manageme
  • Determine quantities to be cooked and size of portions to be served, taking into account personal needs such as allergies and dietary restriction
  • Consult with supervisory staff to plan menus, taking into consideration factors such as costs and special event n
  • Wash, cut, and prepare foods designated for cookin
  • Estimate expected food consumption; then requisition or purchase supplies, or procure food from s Order and receive delivery of supplies.
  • Maintain sanitation, health, and safety standards in work

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION:

  • Minimum 2 years previous food services experienc
  • Must have Food Safe Certificate/or Red Se
  • Capability to organize and pla
  • Must have problem solving abilities, be self-motivated and organi
  • English language and professional communication skills are requi
  • Must have own transportatio
  • Personal suitability and awareness of the client ba
  • WHIMIS or similar training

 

Wood’s Homes is proud to be awarded one of the 100 Best Places to Work in Canada for 2011 and 2012, as well as one of Canada’s Best Workplaces for Women in 2011. We offer an exceptional benefits package including vision, dental, extended health, a generous Group Registered Pension Plan and a Computer Literacy Incentive Plan.

 

Please submit a resume to Wood’s Homes – Human Resources Department (Parkdale Campus) via email to: . Please quote competition code ‘Last Name, First Name, Bowness Campus Cook’ in the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Please visit us at www.woodshomes.ca for more information about our organization.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please submit a resume to Wood’s Homes – Human Resources Department (Parkdale Campus) via email to: . Please quote competition code ‘Last Name, First Name, Bowness Campus Cook’ in the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Contact Details:
HR
Wood's Homes
805 - 37th Street NW
Calgary, AB, T2N 4N8
E-mail:
www:   www.woodshomes.ca/workwithus


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