LAST WEEK'S HOT JOBS

Hot Jobs - Week of August 18, 2014

As always, please contact the CDO at careerdevelopment@nl.edu or 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 

6 Hidden Assumptions That Destroy Your Chances For Career Happiness

Source: Forbes

One key reason so many thousands of professionals stay trapped for so long in a career they dislike is that we make critical assumptions that form the foundation of our operating system in the world, yet they’re hidden from us – we don’t even realize we’ve made them.

 EVENTS 

NLU Impact 2014

Tuesday, September 30 – Register at www.nl.edu/ImpactRSVP

2 – 6 p.m., Chicago campus, Atrium

Join us for a unique networking event, open to all NLU students and alumni. Service opportunities and internships will be featured, available on campus, in the city of Chicago, around the state, country and worldwide. Where will you make an impact this year?

 

Career Transitions Center Virtual Services – www.ctcchicago.org

Next cohort begins on Monday,September 15

703 W. Monroe St., Chicago

NLU alumni are invited to participate in a special opportunity with our career services partner, Career Transitions Center of Chicago. This 12-week program gets you farther faster using coaching (phone, Skype, etc.) and Web-based tools, as well as a phone-based peer group focused expressly on stepping up your networking effectiveness and confidence.). It includes program orientation and structure, one-on-one job coaching each week, content, tips and techniques for creating opportunity in today’s market.

For additional information contact mmcmahon@ctcchicago.org.

 

JOBS

Position – Administrative Support Assistant

Employer – Federal Reserve Bank – http://www.chicagofed.org

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications – Currently in the third or fourth year of an undergraduate degree, or pursuing a graduate degree. Must have strong proficiency in Microsoft Office, with a specific emphasis in Excel. Experience with Microsoft Access preferred.

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

 

NLU Impact 2014 Partner – Position – AmeriCorps Academic Support Mentor

Employer – Gads Hill Center – www.gadshillcenter.org

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications –             Bachelor's degree in education, social work, or related field required. Previous experience with youth preferred. Leadership development or community organizing experience also preferred. Bilingual Spanish/English preferred. Must have a valid Driver’s License, access to reliable transportation and willingness to travel locally.

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

 

Position – Account Executive

Employer – AccuQuote – www.accuquote.com

Location – Wheeling, IL

Qualifications – Qualified candidates must have excellent time-management skills, with a results-driven attitude and competitive spirit. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of training and experience is required and at least two years of life insurance sales experience preferred.

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

 

Position – Director of Operations

Employer – Beyond BookSmart – http://www.beyondbooksmart.com

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications – Minimum of five years of experience as a special educator and/or school psychologist including one – two years of supervisory experience in education. Master’s degree preferred.

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

 

Position – Search Associate

Employer – SearchWorks LLC – www.rrgexec.com

Location – Naperville, IL

Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree required. Minimum of two – five years of experience in the field of recruiting (contingent, hybrid, retained, corporate). Strong writing skills are an absolute necessity, Strong computer skills in MS Office Suite and ability to navigate databases required. Must be proficient at web-based research techniques.

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

 

Position – RTPE 04 Teacher

Employer – Loop Learning Center – http://www.looplearningcenter.com/

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree and current Illinois Professional Educator License required.

Must have ECE endorsement (birth through 3rd grade), ESL endorsement preferred, but not required.

Minimum of one year experience working with children preferred but not required.

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

 

Position – Special Education Teacher

Employer – Thomas A. Hendricks Community Academy – http://schoolinfo.cps.edu/schoolprofile/SchoolDetails.aspx?SchoolId=609987

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree required with relevant certifications/endorsements.

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

 

Position – DEA Special Agent

Employer – Drug Enforcement Administration – www.dea.gov

Location – Various throughout the United States

Qualifications – A bachelor's degree (GPA of 2.95 or higher) required; master's or a J.D. preferred and substantive work experience and special skills.

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

 

Fall and Spring Career Expo Employer – Position – Recess Coach

Employer – Right at School – http://www.rightatschool.com/

Location – Evanston, IL

Qualifications – Previous experience leading or instructing large groups of school-age children in organized activities preferred. At least 30 hours of college credit with 6 semester hours in childcare/education.

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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