KITCHEN ASSISTANT

Woodstock Union High/Middle School

Windsor Central Supervisory Union

Woodstock, Vermont ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3621515
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : May 18, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 24, 2022

Job Description

The Windsor Central Unified District (WCUD) School Nutrition Program has an opening for a part time kitchen assistant at Woodstock Union HS/MS starting August 24, 2022, 6 hours per day, 5 days per week (9am-3pm).

Come join an amazing culinary team at the WUHSMS production kitchen! We are looking for a dynamic team player who enjoys working in a fast paced kitchen environment and has culinary experience and skills. Main responsibilities include preparing school meals in accordance with the USDA school meal pattern guidelines, maintaining kitchen cleanliness aligned with state and federal regulations, serving meals accurately to students and staff, assisting co-workers with production and working efficiently to maintain a high level of production.

Starting salary is $15.45 per hour and increases with education and experience. Excellent benefits. Benefit information available upon request.

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
Use safe food handling procedures according to VT Department of Health Food & Lodging regulations
Prepare meals according to planned menus, using approved standardized recipes and safe food handling procedures.
Work efficiently to maintain a high level of production in a fast paced kitchen environment.
Clean and maintain a safe and sanitary work station in accordance with all food safety regulations.
Foster a team environment by assisting co workers with scheduled work demands.
Communicate and interact positively with students, teachers and staff, parents and community at all times.


Working Conditions:
Mental Demands: calculating, comparing, problem-solving, evaluating, interpreting, organizing, consulting, analyzing, planning, documenting, specifying, coordinating, implementing, and presenting.

Physical Demands: sitting, standing, climbing stairs, adjusting, connecting, lifting (to 50 lbs.), bending at awkward angles, keyboarding, pulling, pushing, carrying, writing, and operating equipment.

Environmental Conditions; inside, slippery surfaces, chemical exposure, biological exposure, working around moving objects, working alone, working in hot and cold temperatures.

Position open until filled. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three current letters of recommendations and two references to:
Gretchen Czaja-WCUD School Nutrition Program Director
100 Amsden Way
Woodstock, VT 05091
gczaja@wcsu.net or 802-457-1317 x 1123
E.O.E.
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Support Staff > Food Service
  • Employer Description

    Every school system is unique, but they are connected by a shared aspiration: that all students have an educational experience preparing them to be effective lifelong learners and contributors. Now, more than ever, that experience must not only provide for the acquisition of rigorous academic content, but it must also be more intentional about fostering critical thinking, communication, collaboration, creativity, and other 21st century skills our young people need to thrive in this complex, rapidly changing world.

    Locally developed, but globally positioned, our Portrait of a Graduate serves as a North Star for system transformation. Providing strategic direction for the redesign of the overall educational experience for students, this collective vision reinvigorates and re-engages students, teachers, and community stakeholders. Learn more about us...

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    Location Description

    The Woodstock Union High School/Middle School is a school that recognizes and understands the special intellectual, physical, and social/emotional needs of early adolescents. Students at this stage of growth, which spans the transition from childhood to adolescence, are at a critical turning point in their lives. We are committed to helping each of our students experience success and growth, both personally and academically.

    Our mission is to do our best to assure that every student be able to think critically; be healthy, literate, and articulate; behave lawfully and ethically; be an active and productive citizen; and be committed to lifelong learning.

    We are a diverse community committed to the discovery of promise in each of us, and dedicated to the full development of intellect, curiosity, energy, and conscience.

    The Woodstock Union High School & Middle School faculty, staff and administration aspire to build a climate of respect, trust and courage. We consciously commit ourselves to:

    Challenge and expand the limits of thought, tolerance and performance;
    Support and engage each student's unique gifts;
    Develop and empower the mind, body and spirit;
    Inspire and honor the active stewardship of family,community, nation and globe. Learn more about us...

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    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Windsor Central Supervisory Union is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • High School/Trade School degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Gretchen Czaja
    • 100 Amsden Way
    • Woodstock, Vermont 05091
    • Phone: 802-457-1317
    • Fax: 802-457-1850
    • Email: click here

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