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Creative Kitchen/Classroom Mentor needed in Denver

Originateve Holistic Learning is sponsoring the recruitment of a Holistic Chef/ Mentor for Augustana Early Learning Center in Denver Colorado.  The position is a full time chef for daily breakfast, lunch and snack, MondayFriday (7am-3pm).


Duties include (but are not limited to):

·      Preparation and clean up of daily breakfast, lunch and snack for 150 students

·      Weekly healthy / creative menu planning.

·      Weekly food orders within budget

·      Kitchen workshops with early childhood classes e.g. making pretzels, muffins, veggie castles etc.

·      Incorporation of cross-disciplinary studies, into Kitchen Classroom Curriculum e.g. stories, science, art, math music etc. as well as multi-cultural flavors and textures

·      Incorporation of school garden produce into menu

·      Strong focus on disbursement of nutritional information and healthy food lifestyles to children and staff developing a culture of wise-living. 



Position starts at $32,000/ year with Full Benefits


Augustana Early Learning Center is a year-round early learning program operating on the campus of Augustana Lutheran Church in Denver Colorado.  Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter addressing your interest and background.  Professional culinary service is encouraged but not required.  Strong interdisciplinary skills, organization,  and demonstration of lifelong learning are crucial.  Email documents to: