Meal Program Assistant

Our new Pre-K Program is seeking a part-time Meal Program Assistant to manage our school meal program.This non-exempt position is based on a 10-month school year and offers $10.50 per hour. The hours would be 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

The responsibilities include receiving and verifying meals from vendor upon delivery in the cafeteria each morning, taking temperatures for hot and cold foods, conducting inventory of all food and drinks for the meal program, maintaining temperature log for all refrigerators, recording breakfast and snack items to be purchased, discarding expired items (milk, drinks, and food), and cleaning the kitchen (refrigerators, freezer, tables, chairs, appliances, and countertops). Other duties could include performing basic office or classroom tasks to support the department.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School diploma
  • Safe Serve Certified; or able to take course and pass certification within 60 days of employment
  • Able to work required shift (school breakfast and lunch periods—preparation and clean up)
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently in a deadline-oriented environment
  • Exceptional communication skills, both oral and written
  • Understanding of and experience with communicatively impaired children
  • Evidence of ability to work effectively with staff and students
  • Ability to lift, push or pull 25 lbs. and sit, bend or stand for long periods of time

Hearing and Speech AgencyHarry and Jeanette Weinberg Building 5900 Metro Drive Baltimore, MD 21215 410.318.6780