Cook/Baker – Program Instructor for Food Services

  • Full Time
  • Enfield, NS
  • February 17, 2019

Corridor Community Options for Adults

Job Contact: Ross Young
Job Start Date: To be determined

Corridor Community Options for Adults (C.C.O.A.) is a non-profit organization that supports people living with intellectual disabilities. We are recruiting for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our busy and growing organization. You will be part of a dynamic, high performing and collaborative team.

Does that peak your interest? Read on….

At CCOA we operate the Hidden Treasures Café & Catering, a social enterprise that allows our participants to develop skills in a work environment. We need someone like you who is willing to share their talents to assist them in making a variety of baked goods, sandwiches, soups, etc.

What do you need to be a successful applicant?

  • Experience working as a baker and cook; able to read and follow recipes
  • Comfortable guiding and teaching with an open-hearted approach
  • Motivated and enthusiastic while implementing program activities
  • Ability to assist with marketing and promotions of the café and catering through social media channels along with other advertising methods
  • Possess a positive attitude while bringing new ideas and innovation to the team
  • Able to work a flexible schedule while adapting to an ever-changing work environment
  • Food Handlers Certificate and First Aid an asset; those willing to obtain training would be considered
  • Valid drivers license, Drivers Abstract, Police Record Check and Vulnerable Sector check will be required
  • Must be organized with good time management skills, conflict resolution and negotiation skills

 

Must qualify for the Start program ( Please check with a Nova Scotia Works Centre near you)

Other Requirements :

Your responsibilities would be….

  • Assist participants in the café/catering to cook and prepare food items to be sold and served
  • Instruct participants in the development of positive work skills and professional behaviours
  • Assist with the development, planning and implementation of vocational goals
  • Maintain a clean and sanitized work area while following and teaching food safety techniques
  • Monitor inventory and supplies, shopping for groceries
  • Prepare menus for catering opportunities
  • Interact with potential customers
  • Promote products
Salary Range: $15/hr to start
Essential Skills:
  • Reading
  • Working with Others
  • Communications Skills
  • Numeracy
  • Writing
  • Problem Solving
  • Continuous Learning
  • Computer Skills
Soft Skills:
  • Motivation
  • Attitude
  • Accountability
  • Time Management
  • Stress Management
  • Presentation
  • Team Work
  • Adaptability
  • Confidence
How to Apply:

Please send cover letter and resume by email to:

[email protected]  Attention: Ross Young

 

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