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Over 600,000 Aussies have lost their jobs during COVID-19 and a further 600,000 have seen their work hours reduced.

As restrictions start to lift and we prepare to get back to a new 'normal' we're launching our new Job File.

Canteen Supervisor
22nd June 2021

Merimbula Public School
Job Type
Full Time

The NSW Department of Education provides, funds and regulates education services for NSW students from early childhood to secondary school, delivering world-class education through its public schools and providing funding support to non-government schools. We employ, develop and support teachers, leaders and other staff to deliver the best outcomes for students and to advance the wellbeing of Aboriginal people.

The successful candidate will be responsible to the Principal for the day-to-day operation of the school canteen, including the supervision and rostering of relevant staff and/or volunteers.
To be successful in the role you will need to have good planning and prioritising skills and good communication skills to work effectively with others.
You will perform a range of tasks relating to the operation of the school canteen, including ensuring compliancy with food handling regulations, ordering and receiving supplies, reconciliation of monies received. You will understand the importance of providing a quality customer experience.

The hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 3:36 p.m. or 7:30 a.m. to 3:06 p.m. (depending on sales), five days per week, school terms (only) with the possibility of overtime for catering purposes. Hours include a 30-minute lunch break.

This opportunity is for a temporary appointment from Monday, August 2 to Friday, December 17. This position is Monday-to-Friday during school terms, not school holidays or public holidays.

How to Apply:
If you are interested in this role please apply via email to the Principal, Michelle Hulme, via [email protected] by 9am Friday, July 23, 2021 and attach a covering letter/CV (max 2 pages) and your resume addressing your skill set against each of the criteria separately (max 2 pages in total for all criterion).
Your application should clearly detail how your capabilities, knowledge and experience can contribute to the success of this role.
It is a requirement that you include the name and contact details of two referees.

Skill Required

l. Demonstrates understanding of the Healthy Schools Canteen Strategy and how to apply the strategy to the day-to-day operation of the canteen.
2. Ensures safe food handling and storage practices in the canteen.
3. Demonstrated ability to cater for regular and one-off events and functions (Including but not limited to: International Food Days, transition days, special food days, Breakfast Club and whole school events).
4. Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills with the capacity to collaborate with all members of the school community, and with the capacity to make a broader contribution to the school and community.

This is a customer focused position which requires a professional manner when working in partnership with the school community.
Well established communication and interpersonal skills and a strong team ethos are valued attributes in our school.

To apply for this job, please contact us by sending us an email to [email protected] or calling us an on 02 6495 1266