School Support Associate

Seeking an individual excited to be part of a small school community and energized by working with caring and dedicated colleagues to fill a part-time position at Orcas Montessori School.


Orcas Montessori School is seeking a part-time School Support Associate to support the childcare program by performing meal preparation, meal service and cleaning duties. The School Support Associate will also supervise children ages 2 to 6 during snack/meal time and during outdoor time.




  • High School diploma or equivalent;

  • Washington State Food Handlers Permit or willingness to obtain one upon employment;

  • Great attitude; willingness and desire to work collaboratively while being aware of time constraints of colleagues;

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Department of Children, Youth and Families licensing requirements managed through the MERIT system.



Basic Functions

  • Assists or prepares breakfast and lunch menu items;

  • Completes pre-preparation of meals as required; check availability of food and supplies to school director;

  • Uses and maintains equipment properly in preparation of meals;

  • Complies with sanitation standards of Health Department;

  • Cleans work and service area using sanitation products appropriately;

  • Adheres to high level of safety and sanitation standards;

  • Implements operational procedures for safe and healthy food preparation and service;

  • Supervises children ages 2-6 while enjoying snack and outdoor time;

  • Provides breaks to classroom teachers.


Pay depends of experience.

Email a letter of interest and resume to