Prepare meals for students and staff according to Serv-Safe requirements. Train students and staff in all Serv-Safe requirements of a commercial kitchen. Training to include information about food-borne illnesses, temperature charts, sanitation charting and proper cooking temperatures for all meats. Maintain proper food handling (temperatures and cook times) such as checking temperatures of foods and making sure that all foods are cooked properly under state guidelines for students under 18. Responsible for meal planning, placing food order and monitoring portion sizes. Oversee diet requirements, such as, gluten-free, dairy-free, vegetarian, pescatarian, allergy restricted diets, etc. Maintain proper food serving areas for the special diets, such as the gluten-free zone. Follow sanitation guidelines, including maintaining dishwasher temperatures and chemicals with documentation on a daily basis to satisfy Health Department requirements. Stock proper cleaning supplies for maintaining dining hall and kitchen. Communicate maintenance needs of kitchen and dining hall to maintenance personnel. Oversee proper food placement in the refrigerator and/or freezer, pantry, white bin storage and cupboards in accordance with guidelines set by County Health Codes. Ensure proper clean up of kitchen after service is completed, including proper sanitation levels, temperature of water in dish room and proper clean up of all items used in the preparation of the meal.
Must be spiritually mature and have a heart for working with teens. This is vital as staff are responsible for providing the love and support students need, while maintaining the discipline and accountability required.
The ideal candidate will be teachable, able to perform well under pressure and be a team player. They must also have strong communication, interpersonal and conflict resolution skills.
This is an entry-level position. Prior experience is not a requirement, but is considered. On the job training is provided.
Our corporate office is in Southern California, however, this listing is for a position at our campus in near Austin, Texas. Optional, low cost Room & Board is available for employees who would like to live on campus and is deducted in accordance with Texas laws.
River View Christian Academy (RVCA), a program of Teen Rescue, Inc., is located near Austin, TX. RVCA is a fully-accredited, Christian boarding school for teens.
Teen Rescue, Inc/RVCATeen Rescue, Inc. is an established, well-known, 501(c)(3) Religious Christian organization based in the Inland Empire. For over 25 years, Teen Rescue has been dedicated to the care of at-risk teens and children who have suffered extreme victimization. River View Christian Academy (RVCA), a program of Teen Rescue, Inc., is located near Austin, TX. RVCA is a fully-accredited, Christian boarding school for teens.