Program Coordinator

Website Apples to Zucchini Cooking School

teaching kids to prepare delicious, nutritious affordable meals

Position:             Program Coordinator

Type:                    Part time/work-from-home position, with in-person team meetings/events

Starting Pay:      $18/hr

Do you love working with kids?  Are you passionate about food – cooking, eating, sharing?

The Program Coordinator organizes the cooking classes for Apples to Zucchini. In this position you will support culinary educators, class assistants, and volunteers along with the local schools and community partners to implement useful hands-on cooking classes, teaching children how to prepare nutritious, delicious, and affordable meals made from real food. The goal of these cooking classes is to introduce kids to foods they may not be familiar with, teach them how to cook a new recipe, and have them try healthy food that may become a new part of their diet. The Program Director responsibilities and duties may include but are not limited to the following:

Coordinate the following aspects of implementing programming:

  • Laundry Service
  • Farmer’s market ordering, pick up, and delivery
  • Storage inventory to chefs during the session (oven, sushi kit, etc)
  • Recipe distribution/access
  • Photography coordination and delivery
  • Recruit, train and retain chef educators, volunteers and school sites
  • Maintain class schedule – find substitutes or teach classes when necessary


  • Prior experience working as a Program Coordinator or equivalent in a relevant field
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to connect with culinary educators, class assistants, and volunteers
  • Exceptional time management, organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Sharp attention to detail with an  ability to multitask
  • Reliable and diligent worker
  • Able to deliver positive food messages
  • Proficient with computer technology and Microsoft Office applications
  • Available in the afternoons, when classes will need to be supported

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