Childcare Cook

  • Primrose School of Cary
  • Cary, North Carolina
  • Nov 02, 2022
Full time

Job Description

Primrose School of Cary, a five-star facility is on the hunt for a food service teacher (cook) to join our team!
As the Food Service Teacher of Primrose of Cary, you'll prepare delicious, nutritious food that helps fuel children as they explore, play and develop a lifelong love of learning. Your dedication to quality will ensure we deliver on our mission of bringing the best and most trusted early childhood education and care to the families we serve.You'll join a team that is committed to creating a safe, healthy environment and a culture where all children and team members can thrive.
Qualifications:
Must meet basic requirements of state licensing regulations for childcare facilities
Ability to relate positively to young children is essential
Previous experience in quantity food preparation is preferred
Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs. in connection with the handling of children for the facilitation of programs, child safety, and potential emergency situations
Responsibilities:
Maintains a keen awareness of children that have allergies and food restrictions. Offers substitute items to children who may be allergic or have other food restrictions
Ensures food service area and food is free of nuts, nut products or food items that have been processed in a facility that also processes nut products according to the policies and procedures of the Primrose School of Cary. Checks all food labels upon receipt to ensure compliance with this requirement
Follows the daily menu prepared in collaboration with or by the Director
Follows portion control standards for lunch and snacks in preparations
Is adaptable and implements changes in menus, if needed due to supplies or other circumstances
Ensures that each meal is ready to be served when scheduled
Assists with ordering food and is able to calculate the amount needed.
Maintains an orderly, clean and safe kitchen area at all times, including the proper maintenance of equipment
Attends all required staff meetings, workshops and/or school functions
Maintains overall professional personal appearance adhering to the guidelines offered in the Primrose School of Cary Employee Handbook

We offer:
Full-time position (30-40 hours/week)
Monday to Friday
Hours between 7am and 3pm or 4pm
Pay based on Qualifications
Paid Vacation
Paid Holidays
Health insurance
Employee discount on childcare
Paid bi-Weekly.

We value our culture and ensure each of our team members is a great fit. If you're the person for we are looking for, please apply or message us with your contact information or call us at , and you will be hearing from us!
Let's talk about building a brighter future together!