Cook – Birmingham (0403-A & 0403-B)

Position Summary:

Aletheia House is searching for two cooks to work at our facilities.  The cook is responsible for preparing meals and ensuring that the dining area and kitchen are up to food and safety standards. The cook works closely with the residential manager to accomplish the mission and service goals of Aletheia House.  Area served is Jefferson County.


Location of Positions:

Mother’s Hope (CK-0403-A

Men’s Residential (CK-0403-B)


Primary Responsibilities:

-Provide direct service to program participants in accordance with Aletheia House policies

-Ensure that balanced nutritional meals (dinner) are provided

-Ensure that all areas of the kitchen, dining area, pantry, cooking utensils, etc. are clean, neat,
organized, and stocked

-Order supplies and groceries needed to perform essential job duties

-Maintain an adequate inventory of all supplies

-Ensure that all equipment, furniture, etc. is up to standards and safety codes

-Implement a menu that provides adequate nutritional value

-Maintain sanitation, health, and safety standards in work area.

-Prepare meals, snacks, etc. for the agency in regards to special agency functions

-Prepare menus for days that you will be off (regular scheduled off days and holidays)

-Prepare and serve beverages and food

-Ensure that groceries delivered match inventory list and ensure that all items are stocked away

-Order and take delivery of supplies

-Complete required documentation in a timely and accurate manner

-Report any program participant issues or program issues to proper personnel

-Oversee volunteers and ensure that daily chores are done

-Perform other duties as assigned by the residential manager, director of behavioral health, chief operating officer, and/or executive director



-Food Handlers permit preferred but not necessary

-Minimum of five years experience preferred but not required

-Must be able to speak, read, and understand basic cooking procedures

-Understanding the knowledge of safety, sanitation, and food handling procedures





Job Salary: 

$12.00 per hour



Part-time, non-exempt, Friday 6:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

(29 hours per week)





To Apply: 

Individuals who are interested should fax cover letter and resume to 205-203-4843, or send an

email with one attachment including cover letter and resume to



CK-0403-A Mother’s Hope

CK-0403-B Men’s Residential


To be considered for the position, you must submit in one attachment the following:

  • Cover Letter with job code
  • Resume

* Please include both documents in one attachment to be considered for candidacy.*


Closing Date-Time: 

Open until filled

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