Cook – Bowness Centre

Calgary, Alberta

The Lead Cook is responsible for the preparation of food for the children in the centre, working as part of a team to create a safe, caring, and educational place for children.  The cook must treat every child with respect and be aware of all children with food allergies.


Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Organize orders for bulk food buying, weekly and daily shopping and fresh food
  • Maintaining and ordering kitchen supplies
  • Prepare meals as per centre requirements
  • Assist staff with serving food; carrying trays to the classrooms
  • Clearing away after meals
  • Wash dishes and equipment as required
  • Responsible for the safety in the kitchen environment
  • Communicating with Room Leaders with regard to the particular diets
  • Caring and friendly towards staff, children and parents
  • Committed member of the BrightPath Kids staff



  • 1 – 3 years’ experience cooking for large groups
  • Food Handling Certificate
  • CPR/First Aid Certificate
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Effective time management skills
  • **Child Development Certification would be an asset
  • Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Screening


Our Team members enjoy:

  • A competitive compensation package, including group benefits & paid sick leave
  • A 40 % discount on childcare
  • A Tuition Reimbursement Program to support and encourage professional growth
  • Ongoing training and development and great career opportunities.
  • A long-term position


Join the BrightPath team today!

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We thank all interested applicants, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


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