Careers at Carmel Mountain Preschool

Organic Preschool Cook/Chef

We are currently looking to hire an organic preschool cook or organic preschool chef.  We have one of the best Preschools Programs in San Diego and we are looking to hire an excellent team player who can create organic snacks to be served to our preschoolers.  The Organic chef/cook will be responsible for creating monthly snack menus, ordering organic supplies, cooking and serving to our preschoolers, as well as, keeping the kitchen organized and clean.  We work towards providing the highest quality work environment for our teachers and part of your job will be making our teacher's lives easier by delivering and picking up snack and compost. Ideally, we are seeking candidates with a knowledge in healthy organic cooking.  Please check out our Core Values and Our Why and make sure it is consistent with yours before applying.

Roles and Responsibility:

Prepare morning and afternoon snack for our preschoolers.  Operates dishwasher and other kitchen appliances to prepare food and clean  dishes.  Maintains cleanliness of food preparation areas.  Keeps the kitchen clean and organized.  Maintains compliance with licensing and sanitation regulations regarding food service.  Prepares a 1-month snack menu and orders food as directed by Resource Manager.  Checks deliveries for accuracy and ensures food supplies are stored properly.  This position is a 20-30 hour per week position.


  • Knowledge of food preparation & cooking techniques
  • Clean
  • Organized
  • Motivated
  • Knowledge of Healthy Organic Eating or Openness to Learning
  • Must have California Food Handler's License
  • TB Test
  • Live scan
  • Dependability
  • Ability to relate to children, parents, staff, and vendors in a positive manner
  • Fun

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