Job Type

Full Time




United States


New Hope Program is a Transitional Support Service (TSS), licensed by and funded through the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Abuse Services.

New Hope is a short-term residential substance abuse program that supports men and women in recovery who have completed acute detox treatment. The goal of the program is to assist individuals in accessing appropriate next-step treatment programs, and to provide counseling and education around substance abuse and relapse prevention.


  • Prepare and direct preparation of food served
  • Prepare trays when necessary
  • Requisition and purchase foods and other supplies under the instructions of the kitchen manager
  • Keep records as directed
  • Receive reports on number of meals to be served on normal and special occasions
  • Determine amount and type of food and supplies needed for daily menus
  • See that supplies are obtained from storage in adequate time for meals
  • Prepare all food served
  • Plan food production so that all meals are served on time and at the correct temperature
  • May purchase food and supplies as directed
  • Keep reliable inventory and rotate stock to prevent spoilage
  • Comply with all established sanitary standards
  • Prepare weekend menu in advance and leave supplies for weekends
  • Instruct weekend staff in final preparation of weekend meals
  • Attend all staff meetings
  • Other duties as required by the Program Manager


  • Certification or a willingness to work toward certification in food service preparation
  • A minimum of 1 year restaurant/food service experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Driving License Required? Yes

Schedule: As Needed

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement