Cook/Kitchen Hand


WA PCYC are urgently looking for a passionate cook/kitchen hand to help cater for our clients at Mornington Adventure Camp!

  • Be part of an iconic not-for-profit
  • Be part of changing the lives of WA youths


Hospitality / Travel / Tourism

Sub Category



Mornington, WA

Work Type


The Federation of Western Australian Police and Community Youth Centres (Inc.) (WA PCYC) are urgently looking for a dedicated and passionate Cook to take up the casual role for our Mornington Adventure Camp!

Who We Are:

Established in 1941, WA PCYC has seven metropolitan centres and twelve regional centres and a camp, all engaging and developing young people through a balance of intervention, diversion and recreational programs with our key partner, the WA Police Force, and other partners and non-government organisations. In addition, there are more than 20 PCYC Blue Light centres across the state. The organisation also operates fee for service mobile and outreach services. There are approximately 450,000 attendances recorded at PCYC and Blue Light activities and programs each year.

Position Profile: 
The primary responsibility of the cook/kitchen hand is to ensure all catered meals for Mornington Adventure Camp functions are planned, prepared and executed in line with the needs of their customers. This position will be required to liaise with management to determine the needs of scheduled meals, ensure sufficient kitchen supplies are available, and maintain cleanliness of the food preparation area. This position may be required to coordinate other staff and will supervise the kitchen in line with strict food hygiene policies. The preparation of food for persons with dietary needs or allergies may be required.

Roles and responsibilities:
  • Preparation, cooking and catering services for Mornington Adventure Camp customers
  • Ensure food is stored in line with food safety requirements
  • Supervise and direct kitchen staff as required
  • Works in safe manner and in compliance with approved, safe work practices
  • Maintain food preparation and dining areas in clean, hygienic and presentable condition
Selection Criteria:
  • Experience in food preparation and cooking
  • Demonstrated understanding of contemporary Occupational Health & Safety and food hygiene practices
  • Demonstrated self-starter, with the ability to work autonomously, self-organise and prioritise tasks to achieve results
  • Good customer service skills
  • Excellent time management and reliability
  • Current/ willing to obtain a Working With Children’s Check Card
  • Current/ willing to obtain a Police Clearance
   Employee Benefits:
  • Great Work Environment
  • Access to exclusive discounts and vouchers from leading retailers
  • Modern Award Rates
  • Supportive team
  • Access to discounted Corporate Health Insurance

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this position please click "Apply" below.
For further information please contact the HR team at or (08) 9277 4388 
Applications Close COB 2 March 2020
We are not accepting agency applications at this time.
WA PCYC reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable candidate be found prior.


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