Are you looking for the cooking job of your dreams?
Wanting to avoid late-night work?
Does the idea of working with a great team sound fun?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, read on!
Being a Cook has its Advantages!
As a Cook at Devereux, you will learn more than you ever thought possible while you work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping kids. We offer:
- The opportunity to mentor youth in our program
- The opportunity to show your creativity through food
- Chance to expand your existing cooking and food service skills
- Never working past 7:30 pm
- Flexible schedules
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Colorado provides programs and services for youth and adolescents with a variety of mental and behavioral health challenges. Located in Westminster, CO, this position is responsible for preparing and serving menu items (breakfast, lunch, dinner) to staff and youth in our facility. This is a production-based kitchen, serving approximately 150 people per meal. Additional opportunities to utilize your creativity for organizational catering requests and sharing your expertise with youth in our facility work experience program.
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,000 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off policies and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.
Learn more about our benefits here: https://learn.devereux.org/benefits/Overview-Summary/Colorado%20Benefit%20Summary.pdf
Did you know Devereux is a qualifying employer under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program? If you become a Devereux employee, you may be eligible for student loan forgiveness – click here for more details: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service
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