Substitute School Cook

Are you passionate about creating nutritious and delicious meals for students? Do you have culinary skills that can turn an ordinary school lunch into a memorable dining experience? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

Position: Substitute School Cook at Alma Public School

If you are interested in the 9-month position with an official start date of August 2024, this provides an excellent chance to familiarize yourself with our kitchen and routines.


  • Plan, prepare, and cook balanced and appetizing meals for students and staff.

  • Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations in the kitchen.

  • Collaborate with school staff to accommodate dietary restrictions and preferences.

  • Maintain a clean and organized kitchen environment.


  • Proven experience as a cook, preferably in an educational setting.

  • Knowledge of nutrition and experience in planning balanced meals.

  • Familiarity with kitchen equipment and utensils.

  • Strong organizational and time-management skills.

  • Ability to work well in a team and communicate effectively.


  • Competitive hourly wage.

  • Opportunity to gain experience in a school environment.

  • Flexible schedule and on-call availability.

Interested candidates should send a letter of application, credentials, and resume to:


Jon Davis, Superintendent

Alma Public Schools

PO Box 170

Alma, NE 68920

(308) 928-2131 or by email to jon.davis@almacardinals.org