Cook - PRN - Charlotte, NC

Do you have in interest in working with North Carolina's leader in children's behavioral healthcare? Alexander Youth Network needs you!

Why Join Alexander Youth Network?

Founded in 1888, Alexander Youth Network is the leading provider of children's mental and behavioral health in North Carolina and serves over 10,000 children and youth adults annually. Headquartered in Charlotte with service locations in the central, western, and Southern Piedmont regions of the state, Alexander combined a variety of treatment programs into a complete Service Array, to meet the need of our clients - wherever they are.

Our services include:

  • Diagnostic Outpatient Services
  • Community-based Programs
  • Substance Use Treatment
  • Day Treatment
  • Residential Treatment

In addition to our mental health services, our programs under The Relatives (Mecklenburg) and Youth Focus (Guilford) serve youth and young adults in crisis through transitional living programs, crisis centers, a resource center in Charlotte, and a maternity home in Greensboro.

To learn more about services, please visit

What you would do:

Alexander Youth Network is seeking for a cook to work in our on- site cafeteria in Charlotte, NC. We are looking for PRN staff with some weekend availability. PRN staff are as-needed and schedules will fluctuate. Prepares and cooks nutritional, balanced meals for residents and employees of center by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES. Other duties may be assigned.

  •  Draws supplies appropriately and prepares meals from prepared menus.

  •  Sets up steam tables, prepares food and carts for delivery according to specified time schedule.

  •  Maintains cleanliness of entire food service area and equipment by following Food Service Manager's daily clean up schedule.

  •  Cover, date, label, store and refrigerate foods appropriately.

  •  Reports needed supplies.

  •  Assumes responsibilities and places orders in the absence of the Food Service Manager.

  •  Follows all safety, health, and infection control policies.

  •  Uses effective internal and external communication.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience in a school cafeteria setting preferred.

Please visit for more information on our services and to apply directly. 


Less than high school education; and 1 years related experience or training.

Alexander youth network provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment and complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities