Substitute Cook
at ChildCareGroup

Date Posted: 2/13/2018

Job Description

Responsible for assisting in the coordination of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) for the center. The Substitute Cook is also a fill in for the Lead Cook or Assistant Cook as needed. Works under the direction of the Head Cook or Assistant Cook with supervision from the ECCM. Shares responsibility for compliance with all Head Start/Early Head Start and USDA CACFP guidelines and standards. Provides students with well-balanced and nutritious meals; Assists in the preparation and delivery of quality meals for all foods through the use of standardized recipes; Sets up trays and assists in serving meals. Cleans and sanitizes dishes, kitchen equipment, countertops and pantry; Assists with ensuring the requirements in the area of meal service adhere to CACFP and HS/EHS guidelines; Observes safe hygienic food handling and storage practices.

Job Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent and. food handler certification required Experience in cooking for large groups. Demonstrates working knowledge of cooking methods that insure proper nutrition and hygiene. Must have access to reliable transportation. Must be able to lift 30 lbs. Annual TB test and physical examination every two years is required. Must be able to stand for long periods of time.

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ChildCareGroup is a nonprofit organization with the mission to promote, deliver, and expand the best early childhood education programs for children, parents and early childhood professionals.

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