Thursday, January 21, 2016

Two Temporary Mathematics Teachers Needed This Spring at Jones College Prep

Jones College Prep, the number 3 ranked high school in the state of Illinois, will have 2 full-time temporary mathematics teaching positions in the spring (one from March - June, the other from April - May) due to maternity/paternity leaves.  Due to their increasing student population, they are anticipating an open math position for the 2016-2017 school year, so there is the potential for a permanent position the following year.

Jones is a selective enrollment public school in downtown Chicago with a high-achieving, diverse student body.  Candidates should have an enthusiasm for math and working with high school students, as well as a willingness to learn and develop professionally.  Interested candidates should be highly collaborative and open to new teaching styles and ideas.

If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to Math Department Co-Chair Sara Seitz,

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

INCS Teacher Job Fair March 5, 2016

The Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS) will host their 11th annual Teacher Job Fair on Saturday, March 5, 2016 at UNO Charter School Network (UCSN) Veterans Memorial Campus. Representatives from the state’s charter schools will be on hand to recruit hundreds of teachers, social workers, counselors, nurses, and other administrators.  You can learn more about the FREE fair here.

   The Illinois Network of Charter Schools has a year-round resume collection bank that school leaders are tapping into to find teachers, counselors, social workers, administrators, and more on a regular basis. You can access the FREE online resume bank here.

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Assessment Specialist and Therapist Needed

Kenneth Young Center is a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit, comprehensive provider of mental health and senior citizens' support services. Our mission is to help people "feel good, do better and find solutions" by providing:
  • Counseling for adults, children, families.
  • Assessment, stabilization, linkage for adults/children in psychiatric crisis.
  • Treatment, support, and recovery services for those with serious mental illness.
  • Service coordination and in-home services for frail elderly persons.
  • Volunteer opportunities.


The Assessment Specialist and Therapist will provide comprehensive assessment services to clients to determine necessary client care. As an assessment specialist on the adult team, provide feedback to intake team and other assessors to assure prospective clients ease of access to Agency services. As Adult Therapist, provide individual, group and family treatment that targets improvement in functional impairments.

This is a full time exempt position, and the therapist must be prepared to work a flexible schedule in response to the needs of the target population served. The schedule may include evening and Saturday hours.
To see the full job description, please visit

For consideration, email a resume and a cover letter detailing your interest in the position to