After School Cooking Class Instructor - $50/class

iCook After School - Arlington, VA



Area: Education, Nutrition, Culinary Arts

Pay: $50/class (classes are 1 hour to 1 hour 15 min long)

About us:

iCook After School is an innovative educational company that provides a really fun, hands-on after-school cooking and nutrition education program for children age K-4. The focus of the program is to enrich the lives of children by teaching them to love everything about food – cooking, eating delicious and healthful dishes, and learning about different cultures and stories behind the food.

We are looking for people who will share our passion for education, food, and, most importantly, making a difference in lives of our little chefs. This is an amazing opportunity to have a job that makes an impact on children’s lives while keeping a FLEXIBLE schedule and working on days and in locations that work for you. Our educators come from different backgrounds: nutritionist, educators, stay at home parents looking for extra income, students, chefs and many more. We are looking for energetic instructors to join our fun team and start teaching with us!

What you will be doing:

  • Lead after school cooking classes for elementary students (K-4) while getting them excited about trying fun and creative recipes, new foods and encouraging them to learn about new cuisines and cultures
  • Teach provided lesson plans related to basics of nutrition and healthy eating to kids in a fun and engaging way and making sure kids are learning while having fun
  • Introduce kids to basic cutting and measuring techniques, food safety, table manners and other concepts provided in the curriculum

What we are looking for:

  • Experience working with large group of kids is required(can be in school setting, summer camp, etc.)
  • Effective classroom management skills
  • Punctuality and reliability, with access to a reliable form of transportation

What your schedule will look like:

  • All of our classes run for one hour or one hour and 15 minutes, depending on the school. During the school year, hours fall between 2-5pm.
  • You can teach a maximum of 5 classes per week, or one class per day, based on your availability.

To apply please go to and complete a short application form along with your resume.

Please visit for more information, or call our office (773) 283-7037

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $50.00 /day


  • working with children: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Arlington, VA (Preferred)