21-35 – Cook 3 Casual

POSITION:                                            Cook 3

DEPARTMENT:                                     Women and Children’s Services– Springhouse & Powell Place

AFFILIATION:                                       HEU

POSTING NUMBER:                            21-35

SALARY:                                               $22-11 – $24.25

GRID:                                                     13

DURATION:                                           Ongoing

STATUS:                                                Casual

Hours:                                                   On Call

START:                                                   ASAP


JOB SUMMARY: The Senior Cook plans and develops menus and recipes, including special diets; orders food and supplies within budget guidelines; performs related administrative duties including scheduling; and supervises cooks and/or food service workers at other locations.



  • Grade 12
  • Training in quality food production with a Professional Cook Training Certificate or parallel diploma from a recognized course.
  • Food Safe 1 Certificate
  • Recent related experience in health care
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • First Aid preferred
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention course preferred.



  • Gender is a bona fide occupational requirement: self-identifying women only applicants please.
  • We are particularly interested in receiving applications from women who reflect the diversity of the women who access our services:  Indigenous and Racialized Women strongly encouraged to apply.



  • Ability to communicate effectively in English verbally and in writing.
  • Able to operate office equipment, computer, email, fax
  • Ability to organize and prioritize
  • Ability to take initiative and work with minimal amount of supervision.
  • Ability to work in a stressful environment and in a changing work environment.
  • Ability to empathize and work with people who may have experienced abuse, poverty, grief and loss, oppression, violence, mental health challenges, and/or addictions issues, and/or those who may be living with HIV/AIDS or other life-limiting or life-threatening conditions.
  • Ability to adjust recipes.
  • Physical capabilities, which are compatible with lifting, stooping, and standing for long periods in a relatively warm environment.
  • Must be well groomed and demonstrate a high degree of personal hygiene.


The Bloom Group is actively recruiting through the current Covid-19 pandemic. Successful candidates will be provided with the training and equipment to safely carry out their duties, ensuring the best protection for our staff and clients.


Date Posted: April 14, 2021
Deadline for submission: April 21, 2021 for internal Applications or vacant until filled



Thank you for your interest in a career with The Bloom Group.
Should your application be selected for further consideration we will be in contact with you shortly.

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