Day Program Cook/Program Assistant

Employer: Bridges For Brain Injury Elmira , NY

Our non-profit organization is seeking a Day Program Cook/Program Assistant to work with the Day Program Team in the implementation of day to day meals and activities for our program from Monday-Friday at our Elmira location.

Our mission is to guide brain injury survivors, individuals with disabilities, and their families, by ‘bridging the gap’ between surviving and living lives of independence with dignity and hope.

This position will be responsible for helping with daily meal prep in accordance with CACFP regulation.  Ideal candidate will be highly motivated, fun and enjoy healthy eating.

This position will assist the Day Program Director with planning and implementing a 4-week rotating healthy menu.  Position will also be responsible for member care and safety and will provide personal care assistance to program members who may require assistance.

Education: Minimum High School Diploma/equivalency, AS preferred

Experience: A minimum one year in food preparation experience. Must possess knowledge of kitchen sanitation. Must be physically fit and able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds.

Must be willing to work an occasional later day and weekend shift.

HHA’s, PCA’s and CNA’s are encouraged to apply!

Valid and clean Drivers’ record required.