Cook I

74 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10003, USA Req #3007
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Make a bigger difference


The Jewish Board delivers innovative, best-in-class mental and behavioral health services to over 45,000 New Yorkers each year. We are unique in serving everyone from infants and their families, to children, teens, and adults. That adds up to countless opportunities to use your skills, training, and compassion to make a difference in the lives of others. 


Similarly, we support our employees through benefits like, professional development opportunities and paid supervision. Some of our other benefits include:

  • 15 agency holidays and 15 sick days in addition to generous vacation days
  • Health/dental/vision plans that are subsidized up to 80%
  • Tuition assistance and educational loan forgiveness
  • Access to 403(b) retirement benefits and a pension.



The Geller House is a short-term residential center that provides rapid intervention, assessments, treatment services, education, social and recreational activities for at-risk adolescents ages 11-16 years old who are struggling with family related issues, including; long-term abuse, neglect, substance abuse and mental illness.

The Geller House is currently seeking a Full Time Cook  to prepare and cook meals for our residents in our Children’s Residential Group Home. The Cook will be responsible for reading and understanding measurements and cooking instruction, as well as maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen area. Additional responsibilities include but, are not limited to:

  • Preparing quantity meals
  • Assistance with food delivery
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Current, valid Food Handler’s is required
  • A High School diploma/GED is preferred
  • Ability to read and write and follow oral or written instructions
  • At least 12-18 months of prior experience

We respect diversity and accordingly are an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage, citizenship status, age, disability, sex, gender, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, partnership status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

This applies with respect to recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, termination, assignments, benefits, employee activities, access to facilities and programs, and all other terms and condition of employment as well as general treatment during employment.

 We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees with disabilities, without regard to any protected classifications, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Any employees who need assistance to perform their job duties because of a physical or mental condition should contact human resources.

Other details

  • Job Family Facility Support [100s]
  • Job Function Technicians
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator 9040 - Non-Professional Hospital
Location on Google Maps
  • 74 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10003, USA