Cont-Temp Cook - Lakeview House

Lakeview Community Care Home is seeking cooks to plan and prepare meals, order and purchase supplies, and engage in positive interactions with residents.  This position affords you flexibility in scheduling.

Lakeview is a long term recovery based Howard Center group home for 16 adults courageously living with mental health challenges.  Our staff strives to create a safe and supportive home setting where healthy meals are a cornerstone of our resident focused community.  Many of our residents have lived together for decades, and several of our dedicated team members have worked at Lakeview for decades as well. Our team is ready to welcome a reliable, dedicated, and creative part time chef. 

Howard Center requires all employees pass agency background checks. Candidates with a holistic view of the positive impact of good nutrition on health are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and prepare meals for up to 20 residents
  • Maintain safe food handling and serving practices
  • Maintain a clean and safe kitchen environment
  • Order and purchase supplies
  • Engage in positive, healthy interactions with residents

Requirements:

  • Experience with food preparation, purchasing of food and supplies, and budgeting
  • Valid driver's license and use of a personal vehicle

Perks & Benefits:

  •  Employee Assistance Program
  •  Employee referral program with financial payment
  •  Discounted online undergraduate/graduate courses through Champlain College truED
  • Award-winning workplace wellness program HC4ME including physical fitness groups for staff, financial wellness incentives, and ongoing workplace wellness advocacy and education
  • Voluntary benefits from local/international businesses: discounted gym memberships, mobile phone service, ski/snowboard passes, auto/home insurance, and more!
  • Howard Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The agency's culture and service delivery is strengthened by the diversity of its workforce.  Minorities, people of color and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE/TTY. Visit "About Us" to review Howard Center's EOE policy.