YWCA Toronto

Part-Time Cook ( Job ID: STOP986)

YWCA Toronto


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

Utility Exterior Deadline:  Monday, December 1, 2023

YWCA Toronto strives to uphold anti-discrimination practices and anti-oppression rules 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 determine as Trans, intersex, non-binary, agender, and/or Two-Spirit. We encourage functions from girls and gender numerous folks from all races, ethnic origins, religions, talents and sexual orientations


The Half-Time Cook dinner is accountable for getting ready and serving nutritionally balanced meals, cleansing the kitchen, serving space and cafeteria. This place can be accountable for aiding 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 folks 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 members not prepared for impartial residing. The Housing program supplies advocacy referral and assist to members within the shelter and to those that have moved into the neighborhood. The Transitional Assist program supplies aftercare to members and their youngsters by group work, counselling and connecting girls and gender numerous folks to helps.



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

·       Below the path 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 satisfy well being rules and forestall spoilage; screens tools;

·       Data 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, making certain that each one well being rules are met;

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

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

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

·       Retailers for meals objects 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; (Instances for Equivalency can be thought of);

·       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 potential to work in a fast-paced atmosphere with competing calls for;

·       Capacity to work together with a various neighborhood of ladies with advanced wants, a lot of whom reside with psychological well being challenges;

·       Capacity to take care of a constructive method and knowledgeable method always;

·       Accomplished Toronto Shelter Requirements coaching an asset;

·       Data 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 weak 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 just isn’t throughout 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 just isn’t secondable.


YWCA Toronto promotes the rules of anti-oppression and adheres to the tenets of the Ontario Human Rights Code. We encourage functions from girls and gender numerous folks of all races, ethnic origins, religions, talents 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 if you happen to require any lodging. Whereas we thank all candidates for his or her curiosity, solely these chosen for an interview can 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 folks. Our applications promote equality, financial safety and lives free from violence. We provide a variety of housing choices, employment and coaching applications, neighborhood assist applications, ladies’ applications and household applications. We additionally have interaction in systemic advocacy.

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