JVS Boston Instructor - ServSafe Food Safety Progra in Boston, Massachusetts

Position Summary: Under the direction of the Business Services Program Manager, the Bi-Lingual ServSafe Instructor uses the curriculum and daily lesson plans provided for food safety and protection training programs, delivers training to participants in both English and Spanish, proctors the exams, tracks outcomes, creates documents for submission to their supervisor, and meets with their supervisor before and after each training session. The Instructor will be trained in how to deliver the curriculum and will be provided with all necessary classroom materials. The Instructor will provide classroom instruction that will prepare the employee for ServSafe food safety and protection certification exams so that they are able to grow within their organization. The ServSafe Instructor works collaboratively with each member of the Business Services team to assist students in obtaining the skills needed to successfully pass their food safety and protection-related exams and do their current jobs, as well as to upgrade their skills in order to move up in their career. Courses are delivered to working adults at JVS or at various employer sites. Minimum Requirements: Fluency in Spanish required One or more years of restaurant experience preferred One or more years of teaching or training experience with adults preferred ServSafe Manager Certification preferred, but will train if strong candidate ServSafe Instructor/Proctor certification preferred, but willing to train as needed Interpersonal, communication and organizational skills Strong written and oral communication skills Presentation and facilitation skills Ability to deal tactfully and effectively with a diverse group of clients at all levels of the organization Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently Working Conditions: All Business Services ServSafe Instructors will be teaching classes either at JVS or on site at area employers. Most sites are accessible by public transportation, with additional contracts in the Greater Boston Area.