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Culinary Chef Instructor
Company Name:Johnson & Wales University
Position Description:The Denver Campus opened as the western anchor to the university network in 2000, in a traditional university setting of 26 park-like acres just minutes from downtown Denver. With the majestic Rocky Mountains as a backdrop, our students develop life skills on a campus that has been home to students for more than hundred years ? yet they learn and study in modernized business and academic classrooms and all new culinary labs unrivaled in the western states.

Hands-on learning is an integral part of education at JWU. Our culinary programs offer students hands-on experiences both in the classroom and on the job. In small classroom settings, students train on industry-specific software and are immersed in industry best practices.

Students are instructed in a hands-on fashion in real-life industry kitchens, learning and practicing a wide variety of culinary skills, and the use of both standard and advanced industry equipment. Students learn front- and back-of-house skills essential to the creation of a memorable dining experience.

We are looking for a new faculty member to join our College of Culinary Arts.

Prepares and delivers relevant and current curriculum using a variety of teaching methods and standardized assessment tools that accurately reflect effectiveness of course content.

Essential Functions:
- Measures student understanding of course content in an objective fashion

- Maintains accurate records of student attendance, academic achievement, and performance

- Distributes to each student, in each course, a full, typewritten syllabus regarding course objectives, texts, attendance policy, and materials required for course and evaluative criteria

- Posts and maintains regular and adequate hours for student consultation

- Participates in the university faculty advising program

- Refers students to appropriate university sources for information, guidance, financial assistance, career development, etc.

- Communicates early with any student in danger of failure or in need of individual counseling

- Attends scheduled faculty meetings, department meetings, faculty orientation, in-service programs, and committee meetings of which they are members

- Serves as committee member as assigned by the department chair, director, or as elected by the faculty members at large

- Participates in university events as required

- Supports extracurricular activities by attendance and/or service as an advisor

- Attends commencement and convocation ceremonies in appropriate academic attire, as well as other programs designated by the department chair or director

- Maintains sanitation and facility standards within a commercial kitchen environment

- Performs other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:
- Minimum of an associate's degree from an institution of higher education

- Minimum of eight years of industry work experience in a related field of work with five years' supervisory experience

- Thorough knowledge of cooking methods such as saut?, steaming, braising, stewing and frying

- Thorough knowledge of ice carving and garde manger

- Oral and bench test interviews

Preferred Qualifications:
- Advanced degree in a related field from an accredited institution

- Nutrition focused background and credentials

- Teaching experience at the secondary or post-secondary education level

To apply for this position please go to http://work.jwu.edu and apply to REQ # 1447.

Johnson & Wales University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
Job Profile:
Position: Culinary School: Instructor
Start Date: Negotiable
Job Category: School
Job Type: Full-time
Compensation: $40-49,000
Experience: 7-10 years
Education: Associate Degree
Job Location(s): Colorado
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