Kitchen Support Staff, Part-time

Looking for an individual to work as a Kitchen Support Staff for Friends of the Homeless on Saturday and Sunday shifts.  Qualified individuals would be responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen.  Kitchen support staff wash dishes, may assist Kitchen Manager or Assistant prepare/plate guest meals, assist other food service staff as necessary and perform a schedule of organizational and cleaning duties

Qualificiations: High School diploma or GED.  Experience in food service program a plus. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one-or-two step instructions.  Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.  Ability to maintain boundaries and consistently carry out shelter procedures while treating guests with respect.  Ability to be self-directed, organized and set priorities when working independently in the kitchen. Individuals will be required to move heavy supplies and full pans of food weighing up to fifty (50) pounds; possess and maintain all licenses and certifications required by law.  ServSafe certificate required or must be obtained within 90 days of hire.


We provide our employees with competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, including full coverage health and dental insurance, paid time off (vacation, personal, sick, and holidays), a 403(b) retirement savings plan, an employee referral bonus program, regular in-house training and professional development opportunities with free CEUs, and voluntary supplemental insurances including short and long-term disability, cancer, accident and life. We also partner with a premier employee assistance program (EAP) and offer personal cell phone plan discounts.

Our Agency

Clinical & Support Options, Inc. is a behavioral health organization serving individuals and families across Western Massachusetts. From its early days as a child guidance clinic, Clinical & Support Options has expanded into a full service behavioral health agency, committed internally to excellence while we collaborate externally with community partners to participate in a comprehensive system of assistance and resources for the residents of our communities. We employ over 650 multi-disciplinary staff, helping thousands of families during the past 50 years. We have community based office locations throughout Western Massachusetts, including Springfield, Northampton, Greenfield, Orange, Athol, Gardner and Pittsfield.

Our core competencies lend themselves to the development of a "one-stop" model of comprehensive, holistic services to individuals and families with multiple and complex issues.

Our expertise, in a nutshell, is to support people in their progress towards self-sufficiency, no matter what challenges they face on that journey.