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JOBS: Vermilion, Iroquois, and Ford Counties, IL

Assistant Cook - FCD

Location: Danville, IL              Apply For this Job      Aplicar en espaƱol

Pay Period: Hourly
Salary Range: $ 11.00- $
Weeks per Year: 42
Hours Per Week: 40

Would you like to receive medical benefits on your first day of employment and support young children on their journey to a healthy head start? We offer all that in addition to paid time off, paid holiday breaks, and more.

About Us:

In operating more than 220 OHS Interim Managed programs across the country, CDI Head Start has supported the education and development of thousands of young children and their families.  We have also worked with vendors and contractors successfully cultivating community partnerships and vendor relationships. Continuity of services and partnerships are our priority.

The Benefits+:

  • Paid Time Off and Sick Leave

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Spring Break and Winter Break*

Why Should You Apply?

  • Teamwork environment

  • Career Development Opportunities

  • Supportive Leadership

  • Giving back to the community

  • Helping at-risk children and families

Assistant Cook

We are looking to hire a friendly Assistant Cook to help prepare meals and to serve our children. You will assist in the preparation of hot items for breakfast and lunch. Other food preparation duties include assisting in preparing fruit and vegetables and serving children swiftly and efficiently. The position may prepare foods for infants and toddlers and/or preschool children following the USDA/CACFP standards.  Additional you will be driving and delivering food to the centers.  As a minimum requirement, you must be 18 years of age and have a valid drivers license, as well as, food preparation experience and be able to comply with any state food permit/health requirements. Experience in quantity food preparation and inventory control is preferred. Previous Head Start/Early Head Start experience preferred.  This is an entry-level position requiring no education qualifications unless there is a local or state regulation that requires a high school diploma or G.E.D. A high school diploma or G.E.D. is preferred. Per the IL Department of Health Regulations employees handling food must complete a Food Safety Manager Certification and Food Service Sanitation Certification .

*Depending on program budget.

+For employees who work required number of hours

Location: Family and Community Development Center

CDI Head Start is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or any other legally protected status.


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