Lunch Club Coaches & Assistant Lunch Club Coaches

Organization: Real Food for Real Kids


Seeking: Lunch Club Coaches (LCCs) and Assistant Lunch Club Coaches (ALCCs)

Positions Available: Multiple

Locations: On site at various elementary schools in Toronto, Mississauga, Etobicoke.

Hours: Part-time (contract), 1-5 shifts per week that take place over the lunch period in the late morning/early afternoon. Shift lengths: 2.5 hours for LCCs and 1.5 hours for ALCCs.


  • Lunch Club Coach: $14 per hour

  • Assistant Lunch Club Coach: $12 per hour

Application Deadline: ASAP. Applications will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.  

Start-date: ASAP.

About Real Food for Real Kids:

A multiple award-winning company recognized for excellence and innovation, Real Food for Real Kids (RFRK) is a leading healthy catering company for kids in childcare centres, elementary schools and camps. RFRK prepares and delivers nutritious and delicious hot lunches and snacks, made fresh-from-scratch for over 15,000 kids daily throughout the GTA. We focus on wholesome nutrition and global flavours, while using as many local and organic ingredients as practical. RFRK’s mission is to enable and inspire a lifetime of healthy eating and to have a great time doing it!

A glimpse at the role:

Lunch Club Coaches (LCCs) and Assistant Lunch Club Coaches (ALCCs) belong to an enthusiastic team that shares an interest in food and healthy living. Proud to roll up your sleeves at schools to serve delicious meals made at the Real Food Kitchen, you help enable and inspire healthy eating habits, one meal at a time. You have an awesome personality and a genuine smile. Special consideration will be given to those whose friendly attitude suits an elementary school environment.

Lunch Club Coaches

  • Length of shift: 2.5 hours for 1-5 days a week

  • Communicate with the RFRK office about allergies and dietary restrictions, supplies, equipment, issues and troubleshooting

  • Some scheduling of team members

Assistant Lunch Club Coaches

ALCCs support the LCC when large enrollment and school logistics require the help of an Assistant.

  • Similar training and knowledge as LCC

  • Length of shift: 1.5 hours for 1-5 days per week

  • Fills in for LCC when away

Some of the perks:

  • Have a hand in reshaping the way children, families, and educators eat and perceive food

  • Help our community embrace real food and foster new healthy eating habits

  • Put your professional and personal strengths to work in a growing and dynamic company

You see the alchemy of these responsibilities, and the chance to take a fast-growing company (on a world-changing mission) to new heights as too good to pass up.

Basic Requirements:

  • Experience with kids

  • Able to read, write and speak English and/or French proficiently

  • Friendly, energetic and responsible

  • Able to follow police background check requirements (Clearance Letter + Vulnerable Sector Screening)  in a timely manner:

    • Clearance Letter: LCCs/ALCCs are responsible for obtaining and paying for a Clearance Letter ($20) before an offer letter is finalized

    • Vulnerable Sector Screening: RFRK will help facilitate completion of the Vulnerable Sector Screening upon finalizing the job offer

Skills and Personal Attributes:

  • Able to roll up sleeves and serve food quickly

  • Sound judgement and an ability to problem solve

  • A commitment to being organized and punctual

  • Excellent people skills; sensitive to the needs of others

  • An interest in food, healthy living and socially responsible business

  • A positive attitude


  • Customer service experience

  • Toronto Public Health Food Handler’s Certificate

To apply, please submit your application at

No phone calls or emails, please. Unfortunately due to the large volume of applicants we are not able to contact everyone. If you do not hear back from us, it may be because we do not have a position available in your area at this time. We’ll contact applicants that fit the bill, and invite them in for an interview

Thanks for your interest in Real Food for Real Kids!

RFRK is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from diverse backgrounds and communities.