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94 Lewis Drive Hays KS, 67601
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Completed employment applications may be sent via: e-mail, fax, personal delivery, or mail.

Employment Application

E-mail: CCCoordinator@hacc.info

Fax: 785-625-8557

Personal Delivery or Mail:  94 Lewis Drive, Hays, Kansas 67601


Want to make a difference in the lives of children and their families? Join our team at HACC.

Current job openings

Food Services Assistant

Hays Area Children’s Center is now accepting applications for a Food Services Assistant with nutritional food preparation and service for large groups is preferred..  Experience with food preparation is highly preferred.  All applications will be reviewed for a potential candidate that is able to thrive in this position regardless of education or experience.  The position is  from 7:30am – 1:30pm.


A successful candidate must pass a criminal background check, complete a health assessment, and have a negative TB skin test.


  • Communicate and interact positively with children, families and staff
  • Follow seasonal breakfast, snack and lunch menus, prepared by Childcare Coordinator
  • Oversee purchases of food within budget limitations
  • Prepare age-appropriate meals for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school-age children
  • Prepare alternative meals for children with allergies, feeding difficulties and/or families with religious preferences, as necessary
  • Maintain clean kitchen and operating appliances
  • Prepare meals for staff, board meetings and special occasions as requested
  • Notify Executive Team of any kitchen maintenance or equipment needs
  • Supervise and evaluate Food Services Assistant per agency policy
  • Complete required paperwork on time and in accordance with state (KSDE) and federal ( CACFP) regulations.
  •   Attend required CACFP inservice training and maintains inservice log
  •   Assure efficient management of food by updating inventories, assuring use of older food first, and minimizing long-term food storage.


Employees of HACC receive a 25% discount on childcare if enrollment allows for additional children in the classrooms.

To Apply:

Please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Kate at CCCoordinator@hacc.info.

Preference will be given to applications received before August 26th.

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