Childcare Cook

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Entree Early Years Recruitment

Sourced from:  

  • Paying above award rates starting at $33/hr
  • Enjoy the freedom of flexible daytime shifts 
  • With multiple shifts available across Adelaide, you can choose the location that suits you best and start working on your own terms.

About the Company

Entrée Early Years Recruitment is your go-to recruitment agency for the Early Childhood sector. We offer a range of relief and permanent positions for Childcare Cooks in various early childhood settings across Adelaide and surrounding suburbs. So, whether you’re just starting your career as a cook or a seasoned professional, we have opportunities to help you take the next step in your career.

About the Role

If you’re a Childcare Cook looking for flexible and consistent work in Adelaide, we’ve got you covered! Enjoy multiple shifts, choose when and where to work, and receive comprehensive support through the application process and beyond with regular temp-to-perm opportunities.

As a Childcare Cook, you play an essential role in ensuring children receive healthy and delicious meals, supporting their growth and development.


  • Adelaide CBD / Central
  • Adelaide Hills
  • North, East, South and Western Suburbs

Skills & Experience

  • Prior experience in childcare, hospital, or aged care settings
  • Able to cater to dietary restrictions and allergies
  • Awareness and consideration of cultural requirements
  • “I Am Alert” or equivalent Food Safety Certification
  • Working with Children Check (WWCC)
  • First Aid (preferred)
  • Australian Working Rights

Mandatory Qualifications & Licences

  • Minimum Certificate III in Commercial Cookery

Culture & Benefits

  • Join a supportive and inclusive environment that cares about your Early Years of career growth.
  • Enjoy flexible working arrangements that suit your schedule and needs.
  • Your hard work and dedication as a Childcare Cook will be rewarded with vouchers and a special Welcome Pack.
  • Access exclusive events, training opportunities, and a monthly newsletter with sector insights and updates.
  • As a Childcare Cook, you will play an essential role in contributing to the growth and development of children through nutritious and delicious meals.

How to Apply

Ready to join our team? Click APPLY and submit your application, including a cover letter and CV, in one document in Microsoft Word only. Applications can be addressed to Entrée Early Years, quoting reference number JO-2402-9075. Telephone enquiries are welcome at (08) 8100 8876.

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