Daycare Cook / Nutritionist

The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy Lawrenceville, GA
The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy is seeking a Nutritionist / Cook to prepare meals for our preschool classes and manage our CACFP program.

Must have a clean background check and experience working in a licensed childcare center and/or in a USDA's CACFP center or school.

Responsibilities:

* Prepare meals according to CACFP guidelines and provided menus.

* Clean, sanitize kitchen appliances, utensils, and other equipment needed for food preparation.

* See, hear, and respond to children's needs, emergencies, and conflicts that might occur.

* Communicate with children on their level (ability to stoop and bend).

* Complete all CACFP required paperwork.

* Attend staff meetings, in-house training, and other center functions, etc., as requested by the director.

* Adhere to The Sunshine House health and safety policies and state licensing procedures.

* Perform other duties as required.

Requirements:

* Must have a minimum of a high school diploma/GED.

* CDA/AA/BA is not required, but is a plus.

* 6 months to 1 year of experience in a licensed child care facility.

* Ability to lift 30 pounds and to stand for long periods (95% of the day).

* Previous experience cooking in a commercial kitchen.

* Must maintain state in-service requirements.

* Nutrition training is a plus.

* State background check a must.