Join our team as the Executive Food Services Director for a groundbreaking initiative in Nevada County schools! This newly created program aims to revolutionize school nutrition by bringing farm-to-table food to students. We are seeking an experienced leader with a passion for creating positive change in school food services.
As the visionary behind this initiative, you will play a pivotal role in building the program from concept to fruition. Working under the superintendent's Joint Power Authority, you will have the opportunity to shape the future of school nutrition in collaboration with key stakeholders.
If you are a dynamic and experienced professional ready to make a significant impact on the well-being of students through innovative food services, we invite you to join us on this exciting journey. Apply now to be part of a team dedicated to providing healthier and locally sourced meals for Nevada County schools.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
A combination of education and experience, which would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities, may be qualifying.
A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
• Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a Food and Nutrition, Institutional Management, Business Administration, or other closely related fields preferred. Master's degree preferred, and extensive experience in the fields of food service system management at the executive level, nutrition, and sustainable agriculture.
• At least three (5) years of food service management is preferred with an emphasis on a sustainable model that includes: menu planning, food procurement, staff training and supervision, and serving nutritious, tasty, and appealing from-scratch meals in a commercial or institutional environment, preferably to include experience with USDA Child Nutrition Standards and compliance.
APPLICATION AND DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:
Online application only. In order for your application to be considered complete, you must attach all required documents listed below.
All of the following documents are required for this position:
Letter of Introduction
Letter(s) of Recommendation (Three (3) letters of recommendation written within the last three (3) years.)