Provide nutritionally appropriate and delicious meals that meet USDA standards for the Brooklyn LSP, a 20 bed limited-secure placement program for adjudicated youth.
Prepares all meals in accordance with nutritional plans for the consumers
Plans menus, prepares weekly grocery shopping lists along with needed supplies for personal hygiene and housekeeping.
Engages youth in food preparation as appropriate
Serves, cleans, and sanitizes food preparation and serving areas.
Maintains cleanliness of all food storage areas. Ensures all food is stored and marked correctly.
Completes a weekly safety/operational check of all appliances and kitchen
Removes all garbage to outside cans daily
Reports all unsafe conditions
Reports all incidents and any untoward actions to the consumers immediately
Weekend and evening shifts
Other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or General Educational Diploma (GED)
At least two years of cooking in a residential / school program
Knowledge of Child Welfare
Good written and verbal communication skills are essential
Able to lift objects weighing 40lbs or more
40 hour work week but schedule will vary
Leake & Watts Services Inc