Monday, November 20, 2017

Ferst School is seeking a full time Special Education Teacher

Stuart G. Ferst School, a therapeutic day school, combines the best of educational and social emotional support to students 7 to 21 years of age with diagnoses ranging from autism and intellectual disabilities to physical challenges and emotional disorders. The school is staffed by dedicated individuals, including occupational and physical therapists, special education teachers and specialized teaching assistants.

The Special Education Teacher is a professional position with responsibilities in the area of planning and implementing a therapeutic-educational program designed to benefit students with autism, intellectual disabilities or other disabilities in their academic, physical, social, emotional and intellectual development, to the highest degree possible.

Minimum qualifications for this position are a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Special Education; Illinois State Certification in LBS I or LBS II, limited or unlimited

Click here to view the full job description and to apply for the position.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Edison Park Elementary needs a Part-Time Bilingual Teacher

Under the supervision of the school principal, the PT Bilingual Teacher is responsible for instruction, specialized services and support to students for the purposes of developing the students’ ability to effectively perform courses of study in the English language, discipline of all students in assigned classes, and performs related duties as required.

Please view the complete job description and requirements at:

Contact Person: Amber Whitfield, assistant principal awhitfield1@cps.edu773-534-0960
General Location of School: Edison Park, northwest side, Devon and Harlem


Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Noble Seeking December graduates

Noble has a daily impact on the lives of 12,000 students from more than 70 Chicago communities at our 18 campuses.  We know that the stakes are high, which is why our expectations for students and staff are even higher.  At Noble, we know that success is the only option.

The Noble Network of Charter Schools is seeking December graduates who are interested in pursuing teaching roles. They have two spring openings so far, and there’s always a chance a few more could arise.
  • Pritzker College Prep is seeking a teacher-at-large. This person is ideally someone who wants to teach full-time / long-term and has some lesson planning, classroom management know-how.
  • DRW College Prep is looking for a maternity leave sub to cover all of second semester; they have numerous mamas taking leave in a row.

Interested parties should contact:
Julie Hess, Manager of Talent Recruitment
Noble Network of Charter Schools, Chicago, IL
Office: (312) 521-5287 x1589

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Streator ESD 44 seeks Superintendent

We at Streator Elementary School District #44, in cooperation with the community, using a wide variety of opportunities and experiences, will provide a comprehensive curric­ulum designed to help all students reach their full potential, become life-long learners, and productive members of society.
 All applicants must apply online by noon (CST) November 27, 2017 and upload the following docu­ments to receive consideration:
1.      A formal letter of application indicating your desire to be a candidate for this position.
2.      A formal resume that includes a summary of achievements in administrative positions, edu­cational vision and goals, personal leadership philosophy, and reasons for your interest in this position.
3.      At least three recent letters of reference dated within the last three years.
4.      Copies of transcripts from each college/univer­sity attended. (Please redact/remove your social security number and birthdate before upload­ing any of these items).
5.      Proof of qualification and licensure to be a superintendent in the state of Illinois (copy of the administrative licensure with all related endorsements*) or other evidence showing qualification to be a superintendent in another state. (Please redact/remove your birthdate before you upload this document).
Click here to download or view the Announcement of Vacancy.  Applications are only accepted online. Please click here to apply.

Thursday, October 26, 2017

K-8 Special Education Teacher

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location: Roberto Clemente Charter School, Chicago, IL
Reports To: Principal
Acero Schools teachers are unique in that they realize success is built on relationships. They focus their work on student learning. Furthermore, they whole-heartedly believe that all students can learn and demonstrate that by engaging principles of distributed leadership and distributed counseling. Acero Schools expects that all adults understand that it is everyone’s responsibility to develop students, both personally and academically.
Required Qualifications
  • Candidate must be able to demonstrate the academic progress of students under his/her leadership and articulate the methods used to achieve those results.
  • Strong technology skills and familiarity with electronic IEP systems.
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Valid Illinois Special Education License (LBS1) or equivalent.
  • Must hold permanent residency in the United States.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Educator Job Fair Oct. 21

School District U-46 serves more than forty thousand children in grades Pre-K—12. The District ranks as the second largest in Illinois with forty elementary schools, eight middle schools, five high schools, one alternative high school, one alternative middle school, and three early childhood centers. Our students come to the classroom with backgrounds representing over sixty cultures making our schools rich with ethnic, cultural and socioeconomic diversity, mirroring the global society to which our students will contribute, prosper, and serve.
School District U-46 is looking for Innovative and Creative Educators. We invite you to attend our Educator Job Fair!

We are currently seeking:
  • Bilingual Teachers—Dual Language & Special Education
  • Paraeducators (Teacher Assistants)*
When: Saturday, October 21, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Where: Educational Service Center
355 E. Chicago St., Elgin, IL 60120
(35 minute drive West of Chicago)

For a same day interview, please bring your resume, copies of your credentials, and any other professional documentation that pertain to your qualifications.
PLEASE NOTE: You must submit an online application at prior to attending.

Please RSVP via email at

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Classroom Assistant for PK-2 needed in Bridgeport

Armour Elementary is currently seeking a classroom assistant to support grades PK-2. The position pays $15/hr. Most hours are in the morning, but the schedule is flexible pending the right candidate. This would be a great position for students looking for classroom experience.

Interested parties should send their resume to Principal Chuu at

Armour Main / 930 W. 33rd Place / Chicago, IL 60608