Edna’s dream has always been to become a baker. After completing the Foodservice Training program and a transitional job at Inspiration Kitchens, Edna was hired as a pasta maker at Eataly. There she is able to gain more job skills for the high-end culinary market. Edna says about her new life, “I’m able to put a bit of my creativity into everything I do, and I really enjoy it!”
As part of the Workforce Development team, this position provides participants with the training and connections to businesses that they need to become employed in the foodservice industry. Participants of Inspiration Corporation’s program are trained in a twelve week program at our award winning social enterprise restaurant in the Garfield Park neighborhood.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university. One year of experience with job placement or employment readiness training required. Candidates who have worked with homeless or impoverished populations in a similar setting preferred for position. Proficiency in Windows XP and Microsoft Office required.
Main office location: 3504 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60624 (East Garfield Park neighborhood). Maintains standard office hours. Attends evening, weekend, and early morning meetings and functions as required.
Email resume & cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Employment Specialist" in the subject line of your email.
Our Core Values: Communicate honestly; Act with compassion; Pursue growth and learning; Be humble; Take care of ourselves so we can help others; Work greater together and Create a fun and productive environment.
Inspiration Corporation is an equal opportunity employer.
Posted on 1/19/17