Kids Cooking Assistant

Position: Kids CookinAssistant

Qualifications: Must be 16 or older and enjoy cooking.

Volunteers should have the following:

  • A desire to share the joy of cooking   
  • Basic knowledge of cooking
  • Patience and willingness to assist teaching food basics


  • Teach how to cook a simple meal and serve it
  • Help chaperone children during meal
  • Instruct proper kitchen clean-up
  • Be a positive role model and mentor

Time Commitment

  • Class will run length of time to include serving meal

Location of work: Leu Civic Center Kitchen (third floor)

Benefits of Volunteering: 

  • Satisfaction from teaching children about nutrition and basic life skills
  • Free parking and snacks
  • Ongoing training opportunities

Special Qualifications: Must be able to climb stairs. The building has activity areas on
multiple floors and no elevator.

Staff ContactDana Meyer, Volunteer Coordinator
Telephone: 618-566-2175 or 618-566-0055

A background check is required.


Volunteer Signature: ______________________________ Date: ___________________

Supervisor Signature: ____________________________ Date: ___________________