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NLU Career Opportunities – Week of August 15th 2016

The following is a sampling of internships and career opportunities shared with the Career Development Office this week. For a full listing, visit Hire NLUdirectly. We have hundreds of positions that have been shared directly with National Louis University.

 

Please contact the NLU Career Development Office 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.

 

 

 

 

CAREER ADVICE

 

 

5 Career-Boosting Moves You Still Have Time to Make in 2016 by Jenny Foss

Read more at: https://www.themuse.com/advice/5-careerboosting-moves-you-still-have-time-to-make-in-2016

Source: www.themuse.com

We’re more than halfway done with 2016. (Can this even be possible?) How’s your career humming along? Did you vow to make this the year you make a change, snag a promotion, or gain new skills or credentials?

Are you there yet? If no, fear not. You’ve still got plenty of time before the holiday season, when companies typically start winding down on interviewing and hiring for the year. Now the hard question: Are you ready to set aside a bit of your summer sun time and get going?

I’ll assume you said yes: That’s excellent. Here are five things you can still accomplish career-wise in 2016, instead of putting things off until next year:

 

 

 

 

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EVENT

 

 

 

 

Join LaSalle Network’s Open House in Oswego - Walk-In’s Welcome!

 

When: Thursday August 19th 9:00am – 11:30am

 

Where: Holiday Inn Express & Suites 2055 Weisbrook Dr. Oswego, IL 60543

 

Please RSVP by contacting Devon Neally dneally@lasallenetwork.com or (630)472-1700

Appointments are preferred but walk-ins are welcome!

 

If you’re looking for a role at a reputable company in the customer service field, then WE WANT TO MEET YOU! We’re currently hiring several positions with Fortune 500 clients located in the Naperville area.

If you’re not familiar with staffing firms, no worries – we’ve got you covered! Here are the cliff notes” staffing firms are a free resource for job seekers. Staffing firms work with companies to identify smart, motivated individuals like yourself. Some firms specialist in certain industries or types of positions.

At LaSalle Network, we’ve helped thousands of job seekers just like you find jobs within the past year! Those roles include: Order Entry Specialist, Customer Service Liaison, Client Services Associate, and Administrative Assistant.

LaSalle Network has grown year-over-year since 1998, including growth during the previous two recessions. As a nine-time Inc. 500/5000 winner, LaSalle Network knows our growth is directly tied to finding the best professionals in the marketplace.

Our philosophy is simple; recruit the best talent, qualify the best talent, place the best talent. LaSalle Network recruiters make every effort to match the potential, passion and experience of every job seeker we interview with a thriving new career.

We know you have a number of staffing and recruiting firms to choose from during your job search, which is why we take great pride in providing such valuable and rewarding career opportunities.

Learn more at www.lasallenetwork.com      We look forward to meeting you!

 

 

 

 

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY

 

 

 

Position – Classroom Assistant, Full-time, Paid

Employer – Western Springs District 101 www.d101.org   

Location – Western Springs, IL                                                                                                              

Qualifications – Bachelor’s Degree Preferred, any major. Please see Hire NLU for details. Certified Teaching applicants should apply at www.d101.org

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

 

 

 

PositionSchool Psychologist, Full-time

Employer – EBS Healthcare www.ebshealthcare.com

Location – Multi-State opportunities

Qualifications – State Certification/Licensure. Master’s or Doctoral Degree. Preferred: Certification from the National School Psychology Certification Board (NSPCB).

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

 

 

 

 

 

Position8th Grade Technology Teacher, Full-time (other positions available)

Employer – CISC Longwood www.cisclongwood.org

Location – Chicago, IL 

Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree (BA) from an accredited college or university or equivalent. Possession of valid teaching certification (as appropriate). Minimum of one (1) to three (3) years successful teaching experience (may include Student Teaching Internship experience). Equivalent combination of education and experience. Command of grades/subject specific content and theoretical knowledge of learning theory, including motivation, reinforcement, evaluation and feedback techniques. Understanding of and commitment to company values. Successful results of criminal and employment background check. Effective instructional delivery techniques and excellent communication skills. Adherence to the requirements of the Code of Ethics for the Education Profession. Such alternatives to the above requirements as CSUSA may find appropriate and acceptable.

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

 

 

 

 

 

Position –LCSW, Full-time

Employer – Near North Health Service Corporation www.nearnorthhealth.org

Location – Chicago, IL                                                                                                              

Qualifications – Currently licensed in the State of Illinois as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Experience in the field of social work.

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

 

 

 

PositionOffice Manager, Full-time

Employer – Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes www.lindamoodbell.com

Location – Oak Park, IL 

Qualifications – Some college, Associate or Bachelor's Degree preferred. Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in a fast-paced office environment. Ability to take initiative and work independently. Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to multi-task and independently problem solve. Experience handling complex calendaring and scheduling for staff and students. Ability to maintain flexibility, demonstrating composure while switching between tasks efficiently in a rapidly-changing environment. Exceptional people skills-strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills are a must. Enthusiasm and passion for impacting the education industry. Desire to work in an environment with children and families.

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

 

 

 

 

 

Position –Lead Teacher, Full-time

Employer – Learning Care Group www.learningcaregroup.com

Location – Evanston, IL                                                                                                              

Qualifications – Associates Degree. Preferred Qualifications: Experience leading a classroom and creating educational lesson plans. Minimum of 2 years of experience working in a licensed childcare facility. Associates degree in early childhood education or child development or a CDA required. Impeccable references and a proven track record of caring and nurturing children to provide them with a great start to their educational careers. The ability to meet state and/or accreditation requirements for education and experience. Flexibility as to the hours and schedule of work. Must be at least 18 years of age.

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

 

 

 

 

 

Position – Assistant Manager, Full-time

Employer – Fire and Ice https://www.facebook.com/Fireandiceboutique/?fref=ts

Location – Glenview, IL                                                                  

Qualifications – Outgoing, experience in retail (1 year), experience with customer service, organized, on time, on task, and a good leader.

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

 

 

 

 

 

PositionsSeveral employers hiring various PT and FT positions!

Employers – Employers in All Industries who are looking for NLU talent

Location – Illinois including the Greater Chicagoland area as well as out-of-state positions

Qualifications – Upload your resume into Hire NLU and make it active so employers can find you!


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

 

 

Last Week's CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

 

 

LAST WEEK'S CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

 

NLU Career Opportunities – Week of August 8th 2016

The following is a sampling of internships and career opportunities shared with the Career Development Office this week. For a full listing, visit Hire NLUdirectly. We have hundreds of positions that have been shared directly with National Louis University.

 

Please contact the NLU Career Development Office 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.

 

 

 

 

CAREER ADVICE

 

 

4 Tips for Chasing Your Dream Career by James Lopez

Read more at: http://www.careerealism.com/dream-career-chasing/

Source: www.careerealism.com

 

Not all of us could get our dream job, or the kind of job we dreamed about when we were kids. For some, a dream job would be that of a police officer, a fireman, or a soldier, and one could indeed consider oneself lucky if one could gain a dream job of his choice during his lifetime. Perhaps the most perplexing part is that many people end up in jobs which have no connection or link with what they have studied in High School or University. One may have studied law but could have ended up balancing ledgers in some commercial firm. It is indeed one thing to pursue a dream career and yet another to gain and realize it during one’s lifetime. However, for people who believe in chasing their dream career to the ultimate, these are the tips that need to be passionately and fervently followed for any possible chance of success.

 

 

 

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EVENTS

 

 

 

 

Looking for additional career assistance? Come to the Career Transition Center of Chicago!

 

Memberships available as well as workshops that are open to the public however fees may apply. Reservations should be made in advance, visit www.ctcchicago.org for rates and details.

 

 

UPCOMING CAREER MANAGEMENT ASSESSMENTS – Public Welcome!

 

Wednesday, August 17- Strong Interest Inventory® ($50/clients) Group 1: 10am – 11:30; Group 2: 11:30 – 1pm with Bernasha Anderson. Ideal for individuals unsure of what career/industry change to make.

 

Learn more about workshops and membership at www.ctcchicago.org



 

 

Network After Work Chicago

 

Unwind and socialize with hundreds of local professionals and entrepreneurs right after work on Wednesday, August 17th at Hubbard Inn (110 West Hubbard Street). You’ll make great connections in a fun and relaxed atmosphere while expanding your network of contacts to help fuel your own career or business goals. Network locally with America’s premier face-to-face networking organization which holds nearly 70 events across the country each month. Grab your business cards then get out and network with Network After Work.

Chicago at Hubbard Inn - When: Wednesday, August 17th, 6-9PM

Where: 110 West Hubbard Street Chicago IL 60654

Regular Price $15 - At the Door NO RSVP $25

RSVP and learn more at: www.networkafterwork.com

Benefits: Generate Leads. Find Referrals. Meet Like Minded Professionals from all Industries. Promote Your Business or Service. Search by Industry with Color-Coded Name Badge. Recruit Talented Professionals. Find Your Next Opportunity.

 

 

 

 

 

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY

 

 

 

Position – Assesment Creation Project Intern, Full-time, Paid

Employer – Strategic Hospitality Search www.shs.jobs   

Location – Greater Chicagoland Area, IL                                                                                                              

Qualifications – Student currently enrolled in graduate school studying Industrial-Organizational Psychology or Organizational Psychology with a serious professional interest in talent selection. Student with completed coursework in talent selection and statistics. Ability to remain focused while conducting research, producing superior results in a timely manner. Ability to work with superior and use analytical skills to take abstract concepts, put them into order, and create objective reports (such as graphs or graphic analyses). Advanced communication skills. Advanced working knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook, internet, Windows. Ability to quickly learn new programs and procedures, and learn to use a cloud-based database management program. Typing skills of at least 40 words per minute. Strong work ethic with the ability to keep high intensity throughout the workday. Punctual, attentive, reliable, and accountable team player. Self-motivated and able to complete projects and tasks without direct supervision. Demonstrate a very high level of organization, accuracy, and detail-orientation. Knowledge of hospitality and/or corporate environment preferred. Previous experience in an office setting preferred. Mobile telephone with texting capabilities to communicate within and outside of work.

Apply – Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role or go to www.shs.jobs

 

 

 

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

 

 

PositionK-8 Physical Education Teacher, Full-time

Employer – Chicago Public School www.cps.edu

Location – Chicago, IL 

Qualifications – Education and Experience. Successful completion of all student teaching requirements as well as all course work required to obtain the appropriate teaching certificate(s) issued by the Illinois State Board of Education. Certificate Requirements. Assigned Teachers. Must possess at least one of the following valid teaching certificates issued by the Illinois State Board of Education: Type 03, Standard Elementary; Type 04, Early Childhood; Type 09, Standard High School,; Type 10 Standard Special; Type 24 Initial Alternative Secondary; Type 28 Initial Alternative Special; Type 34, Provisional Vocational; Type 44 Initial Alternative Early Childhood; and Type 73, School Service Personnel. Temporarily Assigned Teachers. Must possess at least one of the following valid teaching certificates issued by the Illinois State Board of Education: Type 03, Standard Elementary; Type 04, Early Childhood; Type 09, Standard High School; Type I 0 Standard Special; Type 23 Provisional Alternative Elementary; Type 25 Provisional Alternative Secondary; Type 27 Provisional Alternative Special; Type 29 Transitional Bilingual; Type 34, Provisional Vocational; Type 37 Temporary Provisional Vocational; Type 73, School Service Personnel; Type 75, Administrative; Type 30 Provisional Elementary; Type 31, Provisional High School; Type 33, Provisional Special; Type 39, Substitute-90 Days; and Type 43 Provisional School Service Personnel.

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

 

 

 

 

 

Position –Marketing Campaign Assistant, Part-time

Employer – Path Interactive www.pathinteractive.com

Location – Chicago, IL                                                                                                              

Qualifications – Excellent organization and prioritization skills with the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines; Exceptional attention to detail with the ability to work accurately and quickly without supervision; Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work both independently and as part of a team; A strong sense of initiative with the ability to make appropriate suggestions for improvements to both marketing campaigns and working practices.

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

 

 

 

 

 

PositionSchool Psychologist, Full-time

Employer – Bensenville School District 2 www.bsd2.org

Location – Bensenville, IL                                                                                                              

Qualifications – Professional Educators' License (PEL) in School Psychology. Bilingual (Spanish speaking) 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.  

 

 

 

 

 

PositionEarly Childhood Teacher, Full-time

Employer – The Center: Resources for Teaching & Learning www.thecenterweb.org

Location – Palatine, IL 

Qualifications – PEL in Early Childhood Education, with special Ed approval. ESL or bilingual endorsements preferred.

Apply – Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role or go to www.compsych.com

 

 

 

 

 

Position – Administrative Assistant, Full-time

Employer – Lutheran Social Services of Illinois www.lssi.org  

Location – Rock Island, IL                                                                  

Qualifications – Candidates must have two years of college or equivalency, and at least two years of increasingly responsible secretarial/administrative positions.

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

 

 

 

 

 

PositionsSeveral employers hiring various PT and FT positions!

Employers – Employers in All Industries who are looking for NLU talent

Location – Illinois including the Greater Chicagoland area as well as out-of-state positions

Qualifications – Upload your resume into Hire NLU and make it active so employers can find you!

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 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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  • WISCONSIN

    NLU has a proud history of serving graduate students in southeastern Wisconsin. We currently offer all Wisconsin residents online programs in non-licensure education as well as a variety of business-related degrees.

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