Child Care Cook - Hiring Incentive Offered!

at Bright Horizons in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Applicants who are fully qualified and hired to fill this full-time position could be eligible to receive a $1000 hiring incentive! *Eligibility requirements apply

Do you enjoy working in food service but looking for something more? Nemours Child Development Center is immediately hiring a Cook!

Put your cooking talents and kitchen management skills to work where nights and weekends are not required and you are rewarded with hugs and handmade art at the end of the day! If you are looking for a supportive workplace where your contributions are appreciated as part of the family, apply today to be a Cook with Bright Horizons.

Weekends off! The hours for this position will be 7:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

Do work that matters at a company that offers more!

As a Cook you will:

+ Prepare nutritionally balanced, attractive family-style meals for family and staff.

+ Plan menus taking into account state and federal nutritional requirements, the center budget, and seasonal availability of foods.

+ Keep an accurate inventory of supplies and place orders as needed.

+ Manage all aspects of prepping and preparing meals, as well as cleaning and complying with sanitation requirements.

Consistently named one of FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For,” we enable you to take your career to the next level by offering you MORE.

+ Enhance your well-being with extensive benefits including 401(k) with a company match, health insurance offerings, employee discounts, and more!

+ If you find you have an interest in the education industry, we can help you earn your early childhood education certificate or degree for FREE.

+ Discover company values that are more than just a plaque on the wall. Every day we live our HEART principles of Honesty, Excellence, Accountability, Respect, and Teamwork.

+ Give back through our non-profit Bright Horizons Foundation for Children dedicated to helping families in crisis.

+ Bring your whole self to work! Our Inclusion Council and Employee Advisory Groups support our commitment to diversity.

Job Requirements:

Cooks must pass state and company background checks. Experience and educational requirements include:

+ At least 18 years of age and a high school diploma or GED.

+ Relevant experience working in a child care center, school, or commercial kitchen.

+ May be required to have food service/food handler permit or license according to state/local regulations.

+ Candidates must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to ensure compliance with enhanced health and safety protocols and to keep yourself and others safe and free from illness.

Full-time position available. Complete your online application today for immediate consideration.


Contact us at or 855-877-6866

Bright Horizons is dedicated to creating a workforce that promotes and supports diversity and inclusion. We provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals without discrimination. Bright Horizons complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO – English ( and EEO – Spanish ( along with information on the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) ( and Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA) ( .

Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the recruitment helpdesk at 855-877-6866 or . Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Passion, Potential, and Possibilities

All three await you in a Bright Horizons ® career. Whether you work in one of our child care centers, a corporate office, or a family’s home, you’ll be part of a company named 20 times as one of FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For.” ( ???Join a team driven to make a difference, one child, one family, and one organization at a time. Come build a brighter future with us .

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Job Posting: JC194134580

Posted On: Oct 07, 2021

Updated On: Dec 02, 2021