Cooking Thyme Teaching Position

Cooking Thyme, LLC - Norwalk, CT


$25 an hour - Part-time, teaching 1.5 hours a day for 1-2 days a week STARTING January 2019. Our classes are conducted in the after-school time, between the hours of 3:30-5pm.

Cooking Thyme, LLC cooking classes for children brings fun, safe and educational cooking classes to our schools in the CT area.

Established in May of 2011, Cooking Thyme offers a safe environment of culinary inspiration through children's summer camps and after-school programs that encourage creativity, responsibility, and good ole fashioned fun!

At Cooking Thyme we use fresh ingredients with an eye toward nutrition to teach our students how healthy food can be tasty food. No matter how picky a child may be, experience has taught us that kids will eat what they make. Our cooking classes teach even the littlest chefs the merits of responsibility, common sense, and generosity.

Cooking Thyme cheerfully provides children ages 3 - 12 years old with a fun, positive and nurturing environment so they are able to develop a valuable life skill that will benefit them for a lifetime.

We are looking for part-time cooking instructors effective immediately, to help spread our mission, grow our business, and provide classes to schools in CT Area!

Job Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Background check required
  • MUST be able to manage a class of students. Teaching experience preferred but not mandatory
  • Basic cooking skills
  • Reliable transportation for schools not walkable or on metro line
  • Compensation is per class and is based on job experience. Practicum hours for internships also available with relevant course of study
  • Join our Cooking Thyme team today! For more information about Cooking Thyme, please visit our website

Salary: $25.00/hour

Why Cooking Thyme classes are the best choice:

- Classroom/Home connections.

- School Gardens utilized for cooking. (if applicable).

- Themed classes. New theme every semester!

- All of our recipes are nut-free

- We use a ton of fresh fruits and vegetables

- Everything is made from scratch

- Science, Math and Geography are used in every class.

- Fine motor and 5 senses used to explore recipes every week.

- Students cook together in age appropriate groups.

- Students are given their own recipe book with everything they mastered that semester, and a cooking tool!

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $25.00 /hour

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $25.00 /hour


  • Teaching: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)