Part-Time Cook ( Job ID: STOP986)

YWCA Toronto


Employment Kind: Half-Time, Contract

Work Hours: 14 hours per week (Thursday 10:00 am-6:00pm, Saturday 12:00 pm-8:00pm)

Wage: $20.83 per hour (L1)

Location: 80 Woodlawn Avenue East, Toronto, Ontario, M4T 1C1

Contract Begin Date:  December 7, 2023

Contract Finish Date: November 23, 2024

Software Exterior Deadline:  Monday, December 1, 2023

YWCA Toronto strives to uphold anti-discrimination practices and anti-oppression ideas to make sure that the rights of all people are revered and guarded. We work to advertise a local weather that’s welcoming of all girls and people who establish as Trans, intersex, non-binary, agender, and/or Two-Spirit. We encourage purposes from girls and gender numerous individuals from all races, ethnic origins, religions, skills and sexual orientations


The Half-Time Cook dinner is answerable for making ready and serving nutritionally balanced meals, cleansing the kitchen, serving space and cafeteria. This place can be answerable for helping the Meals Providers Co-ordinator within the planning of meals and snacks in a multi service residential and shelter setting.



1st Cease Woodlawn Shelter, funded by the Metropolis of Toronto, supplies 62 shelter beds to girls and gender numerous individuals together with 28 beds for people 16 years of age and older, who’re in want of shelter or fleeing violence. This consists of Second Stage Supportive Housing for individuals not prepared for unbiased dwelling. The Housing program supplies advocacy referral and assist to individuals within the shelter and to those that have moved into the group. The Transitional Assist program supplies aftercare to individuals and their kids by means of group work, counselling and connecting girls and gender numerous individuals to helps.



·       Prepares and serves meals, snacks and bag lunches in a cafeteria setting;

·       Below the route of the Meals Providers Co-ordinator assists within the planning and preparation of meals as required by Toronto Shelter Requirements;

·       Shops unused meals provides correctly to fulfill well being rules and stop spoilage; displays tools;

·       Information temperature of steam desk, fridges and freezer;

·       Washes dishes and shops the dishes in a single day; locks the storage space;

·       Cleans meals preparation and serving areas, guaranteeing that each one well being rules are met;

·       Cleans cafeteria and rubbish cans every day; sweeps and washes flooring;

·       Cleans kitchen home equipment, utility and storage rooms commonly;

·       Assists the Meals Providers Co-ordinator with ordering meals, kitchenware and provides as wanted;

·       Outlets for meals gadgets as wanted;

·       Prepares and plans meals for particular occasions and programming;

·       Assists with the supply and storage of meals and provides utilized in all meal preparation;

·       Some heavy lifting required;

·       Ensures that residents use acceptable security gears and follows security precautions throughout meals preparation.



·       Highschool diploma or equal; (Circumstances for Equivalency will likely be thought-about);

·       Meals Handler Certification and vitamin coaching;

·       WHMIS coaching required;

·       1 to three years’ expertise in meals dealing with and meals preparation;

·       Expertise in cooking culturally numerous meals in a big residential setting;

·       Demonstrated capability to work in a fast-paced setting with competing calls for;

·       Potential to work together with a various group of ladies with advanced wants, lots of whom reside with psychological well being challenges;

·       Potential to keep up a optimistic method and knowledgeable method always;

·       Accomplished Toronto Shelter Requirements coaching an asset;

·       Information of second language an asset.



Vaccination Coverage: – In accordance with YWCA Toronto’s COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage, all YWCA Toronto workers, college students and volunteers are strongly inspired to acquire all COVID-19 vaccinations and booster doses as really helpful by Toronto Public Well being.



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Please word: A susceptible sector police reference verify is required by the profitable candidate previous to hiring. YWCA Toronto is a unionized office. Workers are represented by CUPE Native 2189. This place shouldn’t be inside the Bargaining Unit. Please point out in your cowl letter in case you are a YWCA Toronto Worker candidate. For YWCA Toronto Workers, this place shouldn’t be secondable.


YWCA Toronto promotes the ideas of anti-oppression and adheres to the tenets of the Ontario Human Rights Code. We encourage purposes from girls and gender numerous individuals of all races, ethnic origins, religions, skills and sexual orientations.


YWCA Toronto supplies lodging throughout all components of the hiring course of, upon request, to candidates with disabilities. If contacted, please advise us when you require any lodging. Whereas we thank all candidates for his or her curiosity, solely these chosen for an interview will likely be contacted.



Posting date: November 20, 2023

YWCA Toronto is a Scent-Delicate Office.



$20.83 per hour

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About YWCA Toronto

YWCA Toronto is an affiliation by, for and about girls, ladies and gender numerous individuals. Our applications promote equality, financial safety and lives free from violence. We provide a variety of housing choices, employment and coaching applications, group assist applications, ladies’ applications and household applications. We additionally interact in systemic advocacy.

To assist us observe our recruitment effort, please point out in your e mail/cowl letter the place ( you noticed this job posting.

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