Kitchen and Meal Coordinator

ReGeneration Schools

ReGeneration Schools, founded in 2016, is a network of 7 charter schools located in Illinois and Ohio. ReGeneration serves over 1800 students of whom 99% are minority and 86% are low income. U.S. News and World Report’s 2021 School Ranking listed all ReGeneration elementary schools among the top ten charter elementary schools in Illinois. ReGeneration expanded to Ohio in 2019, opening its Bond Hill campus in Cincinnati.  


Our mission is to ensure that all children have equal access to a high quality, college-preparatory education through academic excellence and the content of their character.  Through rigorous academics, teaching excellence, character development, and high expectations, ReGeneration is nurturing the leaders of tomorrow.  


We are seeking an experienced part-time Kitchen and Meal Coordinator to join our Bond Hill school campus.  This individual will work with school staff and vendors to facilitate meal distribution to students in a sanitary, friendly and safe school environment. An ideal candidate has experience in a similar role, excellent customer service skills, works well with others, and can comfortably lift up to 50 pounds multiple times per week with or without assistance.



Believes low-income students can become college and career ready.
Willingness to work extended hours to successfully get the job done, including possible weekends.
Ability to maintain accurate records and communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing.
Flexible to changing priorities and conditions.
Demonstrates initiative and creativity.
Holds a H.S. Diploma (or G.E.D. equivalent).
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds multiple times per week with or without assistance.
Experience with food service and/or in schools a plus.
Food Handler’s Certificate a plus.
Successfully completes pre-employment background check.

Receives food deliveries from catering vendor and stores away food in a timely fashion according to sanitary and storage procedures.
Audits and maintains inventory of snack items, breakfast and lunch to adjust food order counts.
Loads carts, food warmers, trays, etc. for the purpose of ensuring that food and/or beverage items are available for delivery to classrooms according to class counts.
Picks up uneaten breakfast meals from classrooms, returns usable items to inventory, records breakfast count.
Distributes lunches to scholars in the cafeteria, maintaining accurate lunch count.
Maintains compliance with food service and storage regulations as set forth by Ohio School Nutrition program compliance, including but not limited to inspecting and maintaining all food items, equipment, work areas, etc. in order to maintain personal hygiene, proper food temperatures, and the like to prevent cross-contamination and the spread of food borne illnesses.
Great verbal communication skills, time management, organization skills, and exceptional customer service.
Exercises dignity and respect when interacting with students and staff at all times.
Participates in professional development training to ensure ongoing growth and compliance.
Other duties as assigned.

Hours: 7:00am – 1:00pm (unpaid 30 min lunch, 2×15 min breaks)

Pay: $15/hour

This is a 10 months per year position with summers and school holidays off.


ReGeneration is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, or disability.

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