Advertiser: Takanini SchoolMore jobs from this company
- Job Listing Date
- 8 Jul 2019
- Auckland, Papakura & Franklin
- $15 - $19.99 per hour
- Work Type
- Part Time
- Education & Training, Teaching Aides & Special Needs
Do you have a passion for cooking or gardening and working with children in the kitchen? Would you love to inspire and motivate the students in our decile 1 school to either create simple recipes with vegetables grown in our school garden or to develop and maintain a garden to support the Garden to Table programme? Takanini School has a unique opportunity for a Kitchen Specialist and a Garden Specialist to set up the kitchen and garden for our Garden to Table programme.
9-12 midday Mon-Thursday Term time only
Start date to be negotiated.
Closes 25 July
Send CV and cover letter
Excellent communication skills in English
Initiative and a 'can do' attitude
Be passionate about cooking or gardening and have a willingness to learn, share and communicate this enthusiasm to students, parent helpers, teachers, the school and the wider community.
Ability to plan and prepare a cooking programme or gardening programme for students
Maintain a productive and safe kitchen or garden environment suitable for primary aged students.
Keep kitchen or garden equipment in a clean, tidy condition. Ensure maintenance tasks are completed as required.
Liaise with the Garden Specialist to plan the Garden to Table programme, including harvest requirements, timetabling, general problem solving, as well as initiating and planning upcoming events.
Be able to give instructions and information to children and parent helpers about the kitchen or garden activities to be completed for that day. Allow time at the end of each session for the children to reflect and tidy up.
Facilitate the session with the support of the classroom teacher.
Promote and demonstrate good health and safety working practices at all times.
- Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
- Have you completed a qualification in education support?
- How much notice are you required to give your current employer?