Nutrition Services
Fitchburg Public Schools
Fitchburg, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3976283 Application Deadline: June 30, 2023
Posted: July 21, 2022 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
Fitchburg Public Schools believe deeply in the potential for every student to succeed, and work tirelessly each day to create an anti-racist school environment that is built around high expectations, an inclusive and welcoming culture, and an expectation of excellence for all. Fitchburg's goal is to increase personal growth, both academic and social-emotional, to obtain the highest level of achievement for every student.

POSITION: Cafeteria Substitute – On-call position with no guaranteed hours


HIRING CONTACT: Nutrition Services

FUNDING SOURCE: Nutrition Services-Revolving Account

  • Ability to do basic math and communicate in English.
  • Positive attitude a must!
  • Experience in school cafeteria work helpful but not required.
  • Ability to work in a faced paced work environment.
  • Demonstrates knowledge relevant to the position.

  • Primarily responsible for breakfast and lunch service. Also responsible for food preparation, food safety, and sanitation, and the operation of the cash register.
  • Other responsibilities as listed in the job description.

    Fitchburg Public Schools is a small urban district of 5300 students located in North Central Massachusetts. Located only 50 miles from Boston and 25 miles from Worcester, Fitchburg is situated in the North Central Massachusetts region of the state. As a Gateway City, Fitchburg continues its legacy of welcoming newcomers and Fitchburg Public Schools continues its mission in preparing students for a rapidly changing world. Fitchburg Public Schools has partnerships with Fitchburg State University, Mount Wachusett Community College, and Fitchburg Art Museum.

    Position Type: Part-time
    Positions Available: 1

  • Welcome to Nutrition Services!

    Lunch Fee Policy Fitchburg Public Schools ("FPS"), through its Nutrition Services Department ("NSD"), provides breakfast, lunch, and afterschool snacks and dinner to students of the District. Fitchburg Public Schools' NSD operates a viable, sustainable, and healthy Nutrition Services Program. Scope of Responsibility: Nutrition Services Department: Shall be responsible for maintaining charge records and notifying the school district of outstanding balances. School Department: Shall be responsible for forwarding written notification home to the parent /guardian of the student. Parents/Guardians: Shall be responsible for all outstanding balances and payment of meals. The School Committee: Authorizes the Superintendent or designee to develop procedures for provision of meals and collection of fees consistent with this policy.
    Equal Opportunity Employer
    Fitchburg Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

    Job Requirements
    <b><u>Please NO phone calls or emails.</u></b> Only completed, on-line applications at will be accepted. A completed application must include: cover letter, resume, and three CURRENT letters of reference. <b><u> Your offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of pre-employment physical, NCBC (fingerprinting) and CORI prior to your start of employment. </u></b> <b><u>PLEASE No Phone calls from agencies</u></b> The School Committee’s policy of nondiscrimination extends to students, employees, and the general public with whom it does business. Fitchburg Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability in admission to, access to, employment in, or equal treatment in its programs and/or activities in compliance with state and federal law. Questions related to this policy must be addressed to: The Human Resources Director/Grievance Officer, 376 South Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420, (978) 345-3215. Aviso de No-Discriminación La política de no discriminación del Comité Escolar se extiende a los estudiantes, empleados y el público en general con los cuales que hace negocios. Las Escuelas Públicas de Fitchburg no discrimina, por razones de raza, color, religión, credo, origen nacional, género, orientación sexual, identidad de género, edad o discapacidad en la admisión, en el acceso a, empleo en, o en la igualdad de trato en sus programas y /o actividades en cumplimiento de la ley estatal y federal. Las preguntas relacionadas con esta política deben ser dirigidas a: El Director de Recursos Humanos/Official de Querellas, 376 South Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420, (978) 345-3215.
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Dave Semenza
    140 Arn-How Farm Road
    Fitchburg, Massachusetts 01420
    Phone: 978.345.3285