Star of the North

Friends, Patrons, and Visitors of The Star of the North Retreat House 

We welcome you to come for personal retreat and for online (and when possible on-site) programs in the coming months. Star will continue to follow the necessary restrictions in keeping with Alberta Government and health regulations. Check in on our program and bookings webpage or call us for regular updates and developments. To sign up for our monthly program e-newsletter call 780-459-5511 or email programs@starofthenorth.ca. Thanks for following the Star, where all are welcome.

Through our vision and mission Star of the North Retreat Centre seeks to foster a culture of encounter with people and with creation. We do this in our commitment to follow through with the Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action, and to provide ongoing retreats and programs for Justice, Peace, Integrity of Creation with ecumenical and interfaith dimensions. 


Whether you want time out from a hectic schedule, a perfect setting for your next business or group function, or sacred space to heal and renew, Star of the North Retreat Centre is the place for you.


Employment Opportunity: Food Services Lead Cook/Chef

Star of the North Retreat Centre, St. Albert, is seeking to fill the position of full-time Cook/Chef to be responsible for all aspects of Food and Beverage Service at the Centre.  We are a non-profit Retreat Centre serving the needs of faith and business groups in central Alberta and beyond. We run plated service for an 80-capacity dining room. Responsibilities include: menu-planning, food ordering and preparation, purchasing kitchen supplies, inventory control, working within a budget, healthy/homemade cooking, staff training/scheduling, and maintaining a clean, orderly kitchen. Flexible 3-4 days per week, seven-hour shifts, and additional cooking shifts including weekends, as required. Looking for good communication and leadership skills. Necessary to have sensitivity to retreat ministry and spirituality. Starting wage:  $20 -$25/hr. based on experience.

Apply by email with cover letter and resume, to Lucie Leduc, Executive Director, director@starofthenorth.ca. 
Deadline for application is June 22, 2021. Starting July 5, 2021.

 

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