Family in Highland Park is seeking a creative, proactive and friendly Cook / Family Assistant. The majority of the duties will be around dinner including meal planning, grocery shopping, serving, and cleaning the dishes used in meal preparation. Additionally, the employee will transport the children from school and to/from activities (excellent driving record required), perform some household management tasks (organizing, maintain inventory / ordering supplies, emptying/loading dishwasher, tidying common areas), and walking the family dog (Norfolk Terrier) at the start and end of the shift. No culinary degree/background is required, but the family is looking for an energetic, creative and strong cook to prepare healthy, delicious meals. Cooking needs to accommodate some allergies including peanuts, some fish, mustard, avocados and peas. The ideal candidate will be young-hearted, pleasant and fun, organized, flexible (if the schedule runs over at times), and self-directed. They also must be comfortable supervising large groups of teenagers (friends of the boys). Both parents work, one from home, and one partially from home.
Location: Highland Park, IL 60035
Start Date: ASAP
Age(s): 2007 male, 2003 male
Days & Hours: Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 7:30pm
Pay Rate (pre-tax): $$23-27/hr