Food Services Assistant – Head Start Eli Creekmore

  • Puget Sound Educational Service District
  • 625 SW 100th St, Seattle, WA 98146
  • Sep 27, 2019
Part time Education

Job Description

Puget Sound Educational Service District seeks a Food Services Assistant at the Eli Creekmore site of Heritage Head Start to prepare and serve food items that meet mandated nutritional requirements and requests of students, verify quantities and specifications of orders, and maintain facilities in a safe and sanitary condition. The Eli Creekmore Head Start program seeks to engage a diverse population of staff, students, and families to build and maintain a collaborative and multilingual community. 

PSESD is one of nine regional educational agencies serving school districts, charter schools and state-approved private schools in Washington. Educational Service Districts, created by the legislature, are an essential regional delivery system for early learning and K-12 services in the state.  PSESD is committed to becoming an Antiracist Multicultural Organization driven by equity in education.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma/GED required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Food service experience
  • Head Start and/or ECEAP experience
  • Knowledge of or experience with USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program.

Please note: applicants should include their entire chronological work history and describe their experience meeting minimum qualifications (and preferred qualifications if applicable) in cover letter and resume as part of the application and salary placement process. 

This is a part-time, school schedule position 173 days, 1038 hours.

Based in White Center- Eli Creekmore Head Start

Salary range for this position is $15.97 - $17.65 hourly

Candidate offers consider experience, qualifications and internal equity.

We attract, retain, and motivate exceptional people with an equitable and competitive compensation package. We offer comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, and vision; Washington State Department of Retirement System with current employer contribution at over 10%; employer paid life insurance; optional life insurance options; generous and flexible paid time off (24 days of paid annual leave, 12 days of paid sick leave, and 11 paid holidays per year); Tax Sheltered Annuity Plan; subsidized ORCA card; and free parking.


PSESD is committed to having a diverse workforce and encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications to apply. 

Open until filled; for best consideration, submit complete application by Sunday, October 6, 2019.

Tentative interview scheduled Wednesday, October 16, 2019

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PSESD is committed to non-discrimination in all aspects of its education programs and employment practices. The agency prohibits discrimination in all aspects of its education programs and employment practices against any employee, applicant, student, intern or volunteer because of sex, race, creed, color, national origin, language, immigrant, refugee, sexual orientation including gender expression or identity, pregnancy, marital status, religion, age, veteran or military status, physical, sensory, or mental disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability. It is the policy of the Puget Sound Educational Service District (PSESD) to employ persons on the basis of experience, training and merit, and to provide equal access of agency facilities to designated youth groups. Puget Sound ESD complies with applicable federal, state, and local laws as may pertain thereto. The administrator for Human Resources and Organizational Development will serve as the compliance officer for this policy and also serves as the Title IX/RCW 28A.640 Officer and Section 504 Coordinator.