Cambridge Center for Adult Education

42 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Date Posted:
February 28, 2023

Eastern Massachusetts



Chinese Cuisine Instructor


The Cambridge Center for Adult Education, located in Harvard Square, is currently seeking a part-time instructor to teach a variety of Chinese cooking classes, beginning in June, 2023. CCAE is one of the most wide-ranging and innovative communities of adult learners in the country. CCAE provides affordable education to all members of the community and is a welcoming place committed to experiential, lifelong, face-to-face learning that is distinguished by students and faculty of different racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, religious, and economic backgrounds. CCAE has been a home to curious people pursuing knowledge for 150 years and prides itself on being a place to grow, create and thrive.CCAE is currently offering both in-person and online classes.

Below are some of the Chinese cooking classes CCAE currently offers, but we welcome new ideas to add to our curricula.

  • Introduction to Dim Sum

  • Bao

  • Dumplings

  • Hand Pulled Noodles

  • Demonstrable experience and success in education within the food and beverage sector, particularly Chinese cuisine.

  • An ability to engage a diverse demographic of adult learners.

  • A culinary arts degree or 3+ years in a food related educational field is preferred.

    More Details:

  • Must have weeknight and some weekend availability
  • Classes are generally three hours in length
  • Compensation: $25 per hour
  • Cooking instructors are paid for two hours of prep time in addition to class time
  • Instructors are provided with a $280 voucher for any CCAE class
  • Instructors would ideally teach around 3 classes per quarterly term, averaging one class per month
  • Planning classes for summer 2023 term is currently underway so candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
How To Apply:
Please send a resume and brief letter of interest to Hannah Brantley, Program Director of Food & Wine,
Apply by:
March 14, 2023
$25 / Per hour
About this Organization:

Since 1870, Cambridge Center for Adult Education has been dedicated to providing the widest range of high-quality, low-cost learning opportunities for the diverse adults of greater Boston. At a time when digital and virtual experiences have become omnipresent, Cambridge Center for Adult Education (CCAE) remains deeply committed to place-based, person-to-person, experiential learning. CCAE is a nonprofit organization with an annual operating budget of $2 million and a staff of 16 FTEs. We run nearly 2,000 classes over 4 terms, taught by 350 professionals who are experts in their chosen fields. CCAE owns and operates two historically preserved properties in vibrant Harvard Square. (More information about CCAE can be found at

CCAE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.