LAST WEEK'S HOT JOBS

Hot Jobs – Week of October 20, 2014

The following is a sampling of jobs and opportunities shared with the Career Development Office (CDO) this week. For the full listing, visit Hire NLU directly.

As always, please contact the CDO at careerdevelopment@nl.edu nor 312-261-3270 to schedule an appointment and partner with us as you pursue your career. Once we receive your request, we will send you a confirmation and instructions on how to prepare for our meeting.


 

IN THE NEWS

Job Seekers: What Should My Email Signature Say? By Cheryl Simpson

Source: www.careerealism.com

Are you making full use of your email signature to brand your candidacy as a job seeker? With a few tweaks, this simple tool can play a key role in sharing your brand with recruiters, companies, and hiring managers.

 

 EVENTS

Are you a December 2014 or Spring 2015 graduate interested in teaching in Chicago Public Schools (CPS)? Don’t miss The Academy for Urban School Leadership (AUSL) information sessions!  

Where - Chalmers School of Excellence, 2745 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608

When - November 5th, 3-4pm, November 12th, 5-6pm and November 19th 5:30 to 6:30pm

During the information session attendees will learn about ASUL and their current employment opportunities for licensed special education, early childhood, primary, intermediate, middle school, and high school teachers, including interview and selection process.

For questions or to RSVP e-mail - schoolrecruitment@auslchicago.org. 

 

JOBS

Position – Program Assistant

Employer – Northern Suburban Special Recreation Association

Location – North shore of Chicago

Apply - Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.

 

Position – Policy Associate

Employer – Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago - http://www.chapinhall.org/

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications - Master’s degree in sociology, public policy, psychology or another relevant field OR a relevant bachelor’s degree plus a minimum of three years of relevant experience required. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, especially Word, Excel (importing data, making charts and graphics), PowerPoint, and Outlook required. High level of experience in project management with senior leaders strongly preferred

Apply - Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.

 

Position – ACT tutor

Employer – Prep to Succeed - Preptosucceed.org

Location – Northbrook, IL

Qualifications - Qualifications: Students currently majoring in education, planning on becoming a teacher or current teachers or Individuals who scored 26 or higher on the ACT exam. Excellent communication skills.

Apply - Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.

 

Position – Employment Specialist

Employer – Trilogy Behavioral Healthcare - http://www.trilogyinc.org/

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications -  A bachelor's degree in counseling and guidance, rehabilitation counseling, social work, education, vocational counseling, psychology, pastoral counseling, family therapy, or related human service field;  or a bachelor's degree in any other field with two-years of supervised clinical experience in a mental health setting; or a certificate of psychiatric rehabilitation from a DHS-approved program plus a high school diploma or GED plus two-years’ experience in providing mental health services.

Apply - Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.

 

Position – Lead Classroom Teacher

Employer – Outreach Community Ministries -http://www.outreachcommunityministries.org

Location – Wheaton, IL

Qualifications - Bachelor’s degree in education. 3 years of teaching experience is required and must meet DCFS license standards for DCFS site director qualifications. A current, valid IL driver’s license is required along with a good driving record and reliable transportation. Bilingual (Spanish/English) a plus.

Apply - Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.

 

Position – A/R Cash Application Specialist (Temporary to hire position)

Employer – Accounting principles - http://www.accountingprincipals.com/

Location – Mt Prospect, IL

Qualifications - 2-3 years applicable work experience with cash application, ACH wire transfers and account reconciliations, proficient in Excel, A/R a plus. Banking experience a plus. Finance/Accounting degree preferred, not required

Apply - Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.

Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of the city's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to six classrooms, this location features a conference room, a computer lab with high-speed Internet access, an extensive research library and comfortable student lounges.

    5110 Eisenhower Boulevard Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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  • WISCONSIN

    NLU's Milwaukee campus has a proud history of serving graduate students in education in southeastern Wisconsin. Nearly one in five certified Wisconsin teachers looks to NLU for graduate education programs – more than any other university in the state. In addition to classrooms with high-tech media equipment, the campus offers a state-of-the-art computer lab with wireless Internet access and an extensive IDS research library.

    12000 West Park Place, Suite 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53224-3007
    (414) 577.2658
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