Aug 26, 2022

Culinary Arts Teacher (22-23 School Year)

  • TrulyHired
  • Hemingway, SC 29554, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

Job Title

Culinary Arts Education Instructor

Wage Category


Reports To

Principal / Department Chair


To provide the students with a thorough knowledge of skills needed in the area of Culinary Arts. In addition to providing the students with these abilities, strive to combine in one education experience the importance of projecting a businesslike image and ethical attitude in the workplace. These skills and behaviors prepare the students for a wide variety of positions such as chef, registered dietitian, manager, or business owner.

• South Carolina teaching certificate in approrpate area
• Prior job experience preferred
• Such alternatives to the above qualification as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable

Performance Responsibilities
• Teaches a cluster of Culinary Arts subjects as prescribed by the Office of Occupational Education at the State Department of Education.
• Completes, submits, and files reports as prescribed by the Office of Occupational Education.
• Keeps an accurate inventory of all equipment, indicating model number, date of purchase, and cost.
• Prepares an up-to-date syllabus for each subject offered, incorporating the competencies and basic skills prescribed by the Office of Occupational Education.
• Maintains an advisory committee that meets at least twice each year and keeps on file the agenda and minutes of each meeting.
• Keeps records of disadvantaged students enrolled in the program.
• Keeps student placement records for a five-year period, updating the records each year.
• Instructs students in the use, care, and safe operation of commercial kitchen equipment as well as safe food handling and nutrition.
• Teaches students the importance of accuracy, neatness, efficiency, resourcefulness, and good work habits.
• Evaluates each student's performance, knowledge, and skills in the course and prepares his/her progress reports and employment references,
• Serves as department head.
• Serves as junior sponsor.
• Evaluates, selects, and requisitions books, instructional aids, equipment, and instruction supplies.
• Maintains professional competence through in-service programs.
• Communicates with parents and school counselors on students' progress.
• Supervises students in out-of-classroom activities during the workday.
• Participates in curriculum and other developmental programs.
• Participates in faculty committees and the sponsorship of student activities.
• Supervisor may assign other duties as needed.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. Must exhibit manual dexterity to enter data into a computer; to see and read a computer screen and printed material with or without vision aids; hear and understand speech at normal workplace levels, outdoors and on the telephone; speak in audible tones so that others may understand clearly in normal workplaces, outdoors and on the telephone; physical agility to lift up to 25 pounds.

Salary Scale - salary based on years of experience and degree level

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. The employee will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other related duties as assigned by the appropriate administrator or supervisor. GCSD reserves the right to update, revise or change this job description and related duties at any time without prior notice.

The deadline is for the convenience of the District. The District reserves the right at any time to extend the deadline date without notice and without final consideration of any pending applications.

  • Position Type:Full-time
  • Positions Available:1
Job Categories :Career Education > Culinary Arts
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Employer Description

Georgetown County School District enrolls more than 9,000 students in grades preschool through 12 and employs over 1,350 staff members. The district encompasses 813 square miles and serves students in 10 elementary schools, one intermediate school, six middle schools, four high schools, an alternative learning center, and an adult education center.

Georgetown lies on the South Carolina coastline near five rivers. The community has a highly diversified economic base and is famed for its beaches and excellent quality of life. USA Today recently named the town of Georgetown, the county seat, as one of the "Ten Best Coastal Towns in America." The area boasts some of the best fishing and golf in South Carolina, a rich history, and a lively restaurant and shopping scene. Georgetown County is about a one-hour drive from Charleston and a two-hour drive from the state capital of Columbia, SC. Georgetown is also home to Georgetown-Horry Technical College and near the fast-growing Coastal Carolina University. Georgetown County is the location of the Belle Baruch Research Center, which does cutting-edge research in the areas of coastal ecology and forestry.

Georgetown County School District is accredited by the South Carolina Department of Education and AdvancEd. Its General Fund budget totals more than $91.5 million, and its graduation rate is over 90%. Almost 62% percent of graduates attend college or some other form of continuing education. The district has also recently completed a $165 million capital program and has extremely stable finances. For more information about the district, check out Georgetown County School District's website at Learn more about us...

Job Requirements

  • No experience required

Contact Information

  • Doug Jenkins
  • 2018 Church St
  • Georgetown,South Carolina 29440
  • Phone: 843-436-7147
  • Email: click here

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