Support Staff

Head Cook, part-time

School & Student Support

Location: Upper Hay River School

Competition #: 14822

Date Posted: June 13th, 2022

Closing Date: August 15th, 2022 - 12:00am

Additional Information:

Upper Hay River School is hiring a Head Cook for the upcoming 2022-2023 school year.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the daily operation of the School Nutrition Program within the school. 


Start Date:  September 2, 2022                   End Date:  June 24, 2023


Hours:  20 hour per week (4 hours per day, 8:30 am to 12:30 pm)


Duties will include:

  • Preparation, serving and cleanup of daily lunch and snack
  • Inventory and ordering of all supplies
  • Must be able to lift heavy pots and kitchen equipment
  • Responsible for keeping the kitchen clean and sanitary
  • Must follow the budget and guidelines for the program set out by the School administration
  • Other duties as assigned by the School Principal

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Food/Nutrition/Sanitization Courses an asset
  • An ability to take direction from a supervisor
  • Willingness to take the initiative and work independently
  • An ability to work cooperatively with Students and School Staff
  • Evidence of successfully passing the required Police-Vulnerable Sector Check and Children’s Services-Intervention Record Check if applicable.
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada


Wages Offered:

  • $18.12 – $21.54 per hour, depending upon qualifications and experience
  • Benefits will be provided after the mandatory 3-month probationary period is successfully completed


Application must include:  A cover letter, resume, and a minimum of 2 employer references.


Vulnerable Sector Check and Intervention Record Check:

  • The VSC dated within 6 months, may follow your application, and must be presented as a condition of employment.
  • The IRC dated within 6 months, may follow your application, and must be presented as a condition of employment only if it is applicable to you.
  • Click here for VSC / IRC information


Email Application to:

Deadline:  Open until filled.