Nutrition Aide - Head Start

The Y of Central Maryland
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Job Details

  • Location: Baltimore County, MD
  • Date Posted: 2022-07-06
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Category: Education
  • Req Number: 2196
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Overwhelmingly, people who decide they want to be a part of the Y in Central Maryland tell us they do so because it reflects their values and a conscious decision, they've made about how they choose to live their lives. The happiest and most fulfilled Y associates are those who are motivated to help others and who want to be a part of something larger than themselves. If this speaks to your heart, then we invite you to join our team. Be a part of a charitable, mission-driven organization that works for individual and community well-being for all, for a better us.

How this role contributes to the Y's mission:

As a Y Head Start Nutrition Aide, you will be responsible for implementing the Head Start Nutrition Program by purchasing, preparing and service of all meal items for children enrolled at a Head Start center. You will prepares breakfast, lunch, and snack according to the weekly scheduled menus and deliver them to the appropriate classrooms. You will ensure proper food storage, clean work areas, equipment and utensils and will be responsible for the removal of garbage. You will follow the Y in Central Maryland policies and procedures, Office of Child Care Meal Service Regulations and Head Start Program Performance Standards. As a Y Head Start Nutrition Aide, you'll contribute to the Y and to the broader community we serve by working with our littlest participantswho are economically disadvantaged and help them prepare for success in school and life.

This work is right for you if you have:
  • An interest in the well-being and education of young children, enthusiasm, patience, good humor, good judgment and a good spirit
  • The
  • Some
  • A high school diploma or GED

Associates of the Y in Central Maryland are required to be fully vaccinated for the COVID virus or have a valid medical or religious accommodation.
The Y in Central Maryland provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment. Moreover, the Y is firmly committed to celebrating and achieving diversity and inclusion in all we do. We strive to be an anti-racist organization and expect all associates to treat others with respect, kindness and dignity, at all times. Thank you for considering working for the Y in Central Maryland. If being a part of our cause feels right for you, we hope you will join us.

Other details
  • Job Family Early Childhood Development
  • Pay Type Hourly