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Peters Valley School of Craft champions the unifying power of art, craft, and creativity; celebrates the diversity of our shared humanity; and condemns racism and violence in all forms. We are committed to eliminating barriers to participation in all of our programs so that we can create opportunities for creative people and encourage BIPOC candidates to apply.
Peters Valley is currently accepting applications for the following positions:
This is a full time seasonal salaried position available April 12 and runs through September 15, 2021. The work requires 40 hours per week including weekend availability as our food service is open from Thursday through Tuesdays. Applicant should possess: fabulous healthy cooking and organizational skills, knowledge of food ordering with ability to work with vendors to control costs and plan delicious, nutritious take-out menu options which address dietary restrictions such as gluten free and vegan options. We are looking for an energetic cook with food safety certification, the ability to work well with and supervise others in a small setting, strong customer service, organizational and problem-solving skills to maintain operate a successful dining operation that is compliant with federal and local food and public safety standards. Prior professional cooking experience is a must. *
Kitchen Assistant - Food Prep
This is a full-time hourly position that begins May 3 and runs through September 15, 2021. The work requires 35-40 hours per week including weekend availability as our food service is open from Thursday through Tuesdays. Applicant should possess food safe-serve certification, the ability to work well with others in a small setting and strong customer service skills. *
This is a fast-paced dining hall serving adult students and instructors during the summer workshop season. The Dining hall serves breakfast and lunch at set times this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic and public safety needs all meals will be pre-fix take out style.
*Kitchen positions require the ability to stand for prolonged periods of time, walk while carrying food items and equipment, lift items weighing up to thirty pounds, use fine small and large motor skills to prepare food and maintain kitchen equipment and facilities.
The positions will remain open until filled, however the initial review of applications will consist of applications received by March 31, 2021. Send resume and cover letter to to Jennifer Apgar, Director of Education at firstname.lastname@example.org
Be sure to specify which position you are applying for in the subject line and cover letter.
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
The employment policy of Peters Valley School of Craft, Inc. is to provide equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, ability, ethnicity, race, religion, philosophical or political beliefs, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, nationality, geographic origin, socioeconomic status, marital or veteran status. The policy emanates from the basic belief that all people are created equal. Peters Valley is committed to being a community that welcomes and respects everyone and is committed to providing an environment free of discrimination.