Casual Chef Assistant II

Job Code: 3470892

Job Description

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New Westminster Schools Career Opportunity

Casual Chef Assistant II

Job Function:

- Reports to the Teaching Chef under the direction of the Principal
- Assists the Teaching Chef in the training kitchen/cafeteria with the production and services of daily meals
- Assists the students to learn proper processing methods and evaluating the products
- Assists with the control of foods in progress and a continuous food supply during the lunch periods
- Works with students in training, giving guidance both in food production and cleanup
- Other related duties as required


- Grade 12 graduation
- Two (2) year diploma/certificate in technical school training in Culinary Arts
- Vocational level certificate in Baking
- Food Safe Certification
- Two (2) years of industry experience, preferably in a school setting working with teens
- Good organizational skills
- Recognized ability to work in a team environment
- Ability to communicate effectively with adults and students
- Ability to understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions
- Knowledge of basic accounting procedures, spreadsheet and data base creation and modification

Additional Information:

- Casual shifts range from 4 to 7.5 hours per day, up to 37.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday, while school is in session
- $31.69 per hour

Application Process:

To apply for this position, click on the APPLY ONLINE button at the bottom of the page. Please include your resume, including copies of certificates or diplomas and references. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

School District No. 40 (New Westminster) is an equal opportunity employer. Successful Completion of a Criminal Record Search is a legislated requirement.

New Westminster Schools welcomes and encourages applications from women, visible minorities, indigenous persons, persons with disabilities,persons of any sexual orientation, any gender identity or gender expression.If you require an accommodation through our hiring process, please include your request in an email to

About New Westminster Schools

The New Westminster School District has a rich tapestry of cultures, backgrounds, learning styles and needs. Together, we are a caring, inclusive, and committed learning community dedicated to supporting each of our unique learners so they will have the skills and competencies they need to be productive and successful citizens in a rapidly changing world.

The City of New Westminster sits in the centre of the Greater Vancouver Regional District between the larger communities of Burnaby, Coquitlam, Surrey and Richmond. Despite its location, the city is relatively small and has retained a strong sense of history and community. The total population is approximately 70,000 and is expected to grow to 84,000 by 2021.

The student population is reflective of the city’s population, with a full range of social and cultural backgrounds forming a diverse presence in our schools. In the Kindergarten to Grade 12 system, there are 6,385 students.

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Posted On
May 18, 2023
Closing Date & Time

Job Type
Job Category
ECE, EA and Support Staff
New Westminster
New Westminster Secondary
End Date
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Certificates & Diplomas