Seven Oaks Academy

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Reference ID : 81279
Location : Lilburn, GA
Category : Restaurant/Food Services
Job Type : Part Time



Make a Difference in the Lives of Children and Their Families While Having FUN as Part of a Collaborative Team!

Seven Oaks Academy is seeking a caring, motivated and nurturing professional to join our team as a Culinary Prep Cook.

Under general supervision of the Executive Chef, The Culinary Prep Cook assists with food preparation and serves meals and snacks to center children and staff. The Culinary Prep Cook is responsible for maintenance, cleanliness, inventory and safety of kitchen.

To continue the application process please click on this link for two assessments from Predictive Index. Each will take you approximately 10 minutes to complete.

Would you like to...

  • Work for an organization that values you as an individual?
  • Have fun while being an educator to young children?
  • Work in a beautiful facility with a supportive team?
  • Earn a competitive wage with great benefits & opportunities for growth

Seven Oaks Academy is a privately owned and operated preschool with a dynamic history of serving our local community in Lilburn, GA since 1988. Our core values which we hire, train, retain and assess our team needs include:

1) Respect - We place a high value of respect for our children and their families, each other as teammates, ourselves as individuals, our local community, the reputation of our school and the cultural diversity of our world.

2) No Excuses - Each person on our team is accountable for their own "B.E.D." - we do not Blame; Excuse or Deny. We are reliable, on time, responsible and dedicated to early learning.

3) Play Dough - We are fun like play dough by being creative, enthusiastic about life and positive go-getters.

4) Team Player - We are humble, supportive, have each others back, dedicated, compassionate team players that trust each other to achieve our goals.

Join an Exceptional Team in an environment filled with smiling faces and friendly attitudes. As a member of the Seven Oaks Team, you are valued and an important part of our success. Our teachers are lifelong learners dedicated to supporting each family we serve.

Seven Oaks Academy is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.


  • The prep cook is responsible for working in a fast-paced environment while also being able to effectively multi-task. 
  • He/she will report to and assist the Executive Chef with the planning and preparation of all food items to be served. 
  • Ensuring all meals and food prepared are of high quality and appetizing.
  • Ensure the preparation station and the kitchen is set up and stocked.
  • Prepare simple components of each dish on the menu by chopping vegetables, cutting meat, and preparing sauces.
  • Make sure food preparation and storage areas meet health and safety standards.
  • Clean prep areas and take care of leftovers.
  • Stock inventory and supplies.
  • Cook menu items under Leadership of Executive Chef.


  • 1 – 2 years of professional experience in food service; preferably in child care or institutional setting.
  • Basic math skills for measuring and portioning.
  • Infant/child CPR and First Aid certification.
  • Must clear full background check. 
  • Must pass health screening. 
  • Ability to lift 30 lbs. 
  • Stand for long periods of time.
  • Move as the position requires.

Nice To Haves

Fluent English & Spanish Speaker


Join an Exceptional Team in an environment filled with smiling faces and friendly attitudes. As a member of the Seven Oaks Team, you are valued and an important part of our success. Our teachers and staff are lifelong learners dedicated to supporting each family we serve.

Enjoy exciting and innovative benefits such as:

  • A relaxed and casual uniform so you can be comfortable while maintaining a professionalism workplace environment.
  • Quarterly Team Bonding Activities
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid Time Off for Holidays, Vacation, Sick Leave, and your Birthday, too!
  • Annual anniversary "bonus pay"
  • Monthly Team Member of The Month recognition program
  • Annual Team Community Service Project

About Us

Seven Oaks Academy is a Montessori preschool in Lilburn, Georgia. Our mission is to plant seeds where a child can blossom, explore and more.

We celebrate each child's individuality and help them discover how they can best contribute to our world and culture. All children are naturally curious and love to learn; we support this innate drive by providing environments that meet children's developmental needs, by having a staff of loving and well-prepared adults, and by building a community of families that actively support our mission.

Why do so many families choose Montessori?

Individualized learning

Lessons are designed and given to each child when they are most ready to learn.

Whole child education

Social, emotional, and physical development is emphasized along with academic skills.

Empowered by choice

Freedom to move and choose activities fosters independence and self-confidence.

Supported by research

Current neurology and human development research consistently backs Montessori.

Visit for more information about our school.

Salary : $17 to $18.50/Hr
Minimum Education : Associate
Job Type : Part Time
Category : Restaurant/Food Services
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Lilburn, GA

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