Friday, October 2, 2015

Special Education Teacher Wanted

There is an anticipated vacancy for a Special Education teacher at Inter-American Magnet School (Chicago Public Schools) for grades K-2. The principal would ideally like for the candidate to be bilingual in Spanish and English.  Interested candidates should contact Principal Giraldo at

Exciting After School Program Assistant Teacher Wanted

Supporting Literacy and Math (SLAM) is seeking an assistant teacher to join the team of an innovative after school program in the Rogers Park area in Chicago, IL for the 2015-2016 school year.  SLAM supports at-risk kindergarten and first grade students by building foundational skill support in reading and math.  SLAM engages students by offering a curriculum that celebrates active learning in a small group environment.

Job Requirements:
*Seeking a Bachelor’s Degree or higher
* Previous experience working with students aged 5-8 years old preferred
*Coursework and/or graduate work in elementary education, reading, learning disabilities, ELL, or special education preferred
*Must be a team player and welcome the opportunity to work in a collaborative environment.

Program Logistics: Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:00-6:00 p.m.
                                   October 13, 2015 - May 5, 2016

Pay: $20 an hour

TO APPLY: Please send a cover letter highlighting your qualifications along with a resume and references to

Friday, September 11, 2015

Advanced Learning Facilitator Needed

Arlington Heights School District 25 is seeking candidates for the Advanced Learning Facilitator. This position is anticipated to begin in October for a period of 14 weeks.

The Advanced Learning Facilitator will develop capacity of classroom teachers to differentiate for high-end challenge/advanced learning in the general education setting; Oversee the design and ongoing implementation of  PSI Hour; Provide Leadership and support for staff as related to individualized advanced learner needs. The complete job description can be found here

Interested candidates should contact Principal Akemi Sessler directly or apply online 

Akemi Sessler, Principal
Dryden Elementary School
Arlington Heights School District 25
722 South Dryden Place
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004

Reading Teacher and Paraprofessionals Needed

West Chicago School District 33 is currently seeking a motivated and exceptional Reading teacher to work at one of our elementary schools. Bilingual - Spanish preferred. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.

We are also seeking high talented Paraprofessionals to work with our K-8th grade students. 
 Proper certification is required for both positions. Interested candidates may apply directly through our employment website. 

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Green Beginnings Seeking Dedicated Early Childhood Educators

Childcare & Early Development Center

Healthy Children, Healthy World, Healthy Future

Seeking Dedicated Educators and Interviewing Now! 

If interested in developing the newest generation at Green Beginnings, 

email your resume to

1436 W. Randolph (Entrance on Ogden)
Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 226-4256

Curriculum & Professional Development Director Needed

The mission of the Illinois Safe Schools Alliance (the Alliance) is to promote safety, support and healthy development for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth, in Illinois schools and communities, through advocacy, education, youth organizing and research.

Illinois Safe Schools Alliance seeks a Curriculum & Professional Development Director.
This position is full-time and can be based in Chicago, Champaign, Peoria, or Springfield. The core hours for this position are Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00pm; however, this position does require travel statewide as well as attendance at meetings and events occasionally on evenings and/or weekends. Salary is commensurate with experience; benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid leave; and paid holidays.
Major responsibilities for this position include, under the supervision of the Executive Director:
Provide leadership in the planning, development, and production of LGBTQ-inclusive curriculum materials, processes, and best practices that are evaluated and demonstrated to be highly effective in improving student outcomes; Manage the growth and implementation of the Alliance’s professional development programs; Partner with the Executive Director, Development staff, and Board members on all fundraising activities including special events, cultivating individual donors, developing sponsorship opportunities, fee-for-service programming, and grant-writing and reporting.
Other duties as assigned, including but not limited to copying and collating training materials; collaborating with partners, outside contractors and vendors; and partnership building activities.

People interested in this position should send a cover letter and resume to Anthony Papini, Executive Director, Illinois Safe Schools Alliance, 180 N Michigan Ave, Suite 1220, Chicago, IL 60601 or email Please, no phone calls.


Friday, August 28, 2015

Anatomy & Physiology Teacher Needed At DRW College Prep

Job Title
Anatomy & Physiology Teacher - DRW College Prep (Oct/Nov Maternity Leave)    
District Name
The Noble Network of Charter Schools                      
School Name   
DRW College Prep
931 S. Homan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60624, Chicago, Illinois, 60624
Job Description        

Opened in August 2012, DRW College Prep lives the G.R.I.T. values of Growth, Reflection, Integrity, and Teamwork. Our scholars engage in a rigorous academic program, spend more time in class than typical high school students, commit to following a strict set of rules, and act with honor and respect as they pursue the dream of college success.
Our Mission: DRW College Prep challenges and supports students to become highly educated people of integrity who positively impact their community.    
Interested candidates should apply online at