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Nutritional Aide

Job Title
Nutritional Aide
Job ID
West Hollywood,  CA 90046
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Pathways LA is the single largest child care and early education resource for low income and vulnerable working families in metropolitan Los Angeles. Pathways LA mission is to strengthen families and promote children's well-being through high quality early care and education services and parent supports so that families can be economically self-sufficient and children can be healthy, safe and ready to learn.

If you are a talented professional with a passion for children and families, please consider applying for the following positions currently open:

Title: Nutritional Aide

Job Type: Full-time, 30 hours/week

Compensation: $16.00 + Benefits (see below for benefits details)

BONUS of $500, after six months of employment.



Provide nutrition services and assist with serving meals to enrolled children in accordance with the Child Care Food Program.  Maintain a clean and safe kitchen area for the daily preparation of food. Stay up to date with all nutritional information, kitchen supplies and health codes.


High School diploma or equivalent.

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Ability to establish and maintain accurate records.

Inventory experience, preferred.

Posses’ basic math skills.

Posses effective written and oral communication skills.

Ability to stand 90-95% of the time. 

Ability to frequently walk and sit, as well as on occasion, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.

Additional Requirements:
Fingerprint clearance/Department of Justice ID#, current health report including negative TB test
Proof of immunizations: TDAP, MMR, Flu Vaccine and COVID-19 Vaccine
Automobile, valid California driver license, and proof of automobile insurance
You must reside with 75 miles of preschool facility in West Hollywood
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States for any employer. No sponsorships are available for these positions.


Vacation & Sick Time

· 10 days of Vacation per year for the first 2 years of service. Accrual at start.

· 10 Sick Days per year. Accrual at start.


· 11 Holidays – no waiting period.

· 18 Paid Hours early release – no waiting period.

Medical, Dental & Vision

· Kaiser HMO Medical Plan - 100% coverage

· Non-Kaiser Options – you can also choose a Blue Shield HMO or UnitedHealthCare HMO or PPO

· PPO Dental Plan – 100% coverage

· Vision Plan – 100% coverage

Other Benefits

· 403b Retirement Contributions:

  • 3% of salary contribution by Pathways for all employees (whether you contribute or not)
  • 50% match by Pathways on employee contributions up to 3% of salary

· Life Insurance - paid by Pathways for all employees.

· Accident Insurance - paid by Pathways for all employees

· Long Term Disability Insurance - paid by Pathways for all employees

· Flexible Spending Accounts (pre-tax accounts) available to all employees

  • Medical Account
  • Dependent Care Account
  • Commuter Expenses

· Employee Assistance Program (EAP) - paid by Pathways

  • Counseling Services
  • Child and Elder Care Referrals
  • Financial and Legal Advice
  • Balancing Work and Life Issues
  • ...and more

· Adoption Assistance Program

· Voluntary Options

  • Additional life insurance
  • Additional accident insurance

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values at Pathways LA.  We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for all staff.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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