Hot Jobs – Week of August 25, 2014 

The following is a sampling of jobs and opportunities shared with the Career Development Office (CDO) this week. 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.


NLU Impact 2014

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

3 – 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?



Position – Case Manager I

Employer – Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet

Location – Lombard, IL

Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree in a human service field with 1-3 years of work related experience. Bilingual preferred but not required.

Apply online athttp://catholiccharitiesjoliet.org/.


Position – Residential Crisis Counselor – Hope House

Employer – Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet

Location – Lombard, IL

Qualifications - Bachelor’s degree in human services field and a minimum of one year direct service in crisis intervention or counseling. Basic computer skills are required.  Must demonstrate ability to accurately enter client data and information into an established client information management system.

Apply online athttp://catholiccharitiesjoliet.org/.


Educator Jobs

Position – Instructional Aide

Employer – Deerfield High School

Location – Deerfield, IL

Qualifications – 30 hours of college credit or a BA degree. Some experience in a school setting a plus. Reading endorsement preferred.

Apply online at http://dhs.dist113.org/Pages/Default.aspx.


Position – Type 04 Teacher

Employer – Henry Booth House

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications – Type 04 credential required. A minimum of a bachelor’s in Early Childhood Education OR a bachelor’s in any field with a minimum of 30 hours of ECE semester credits. Working knowledge of Creative Curriculum and Teaching Strategies GOLD. Must have experience working in an early childhood classroom. Prior Head Start experience is preferred.

Apply online at http://www.henryboothhouse.org/.


NLU ALUMNA HIRING MANAGER – Position – Special Education Teacher

Employer – Parkwood Preparatory Academy

Location – Oak Lawn, IL

Qualifications – LBS1 required. Bachelor’s degree required.

Apply online at http://www.parklandprep.com/home.html.


Position – Elementary School Bilingual Teacher

Employer – Crystal Lake Elementary District 47 

Location – Crystal Lake, IL

Qualifications – Educator License (Teacher Certification) Elementary Education, bilingual endorsement or Transitional Bilingual Endorsement. Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Spanish and English. High level of organization, flexibility, and cooperativeness.

Apply online atwww.d47.org.


Additional Jobs

Position – GSA Impact Fellowship

Employer – The U.S. General Services Administration

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications – At least half-time undergraduate fourth-year student or graduate student in good standing at an accredited learning institution. A student in a field of study that includes: business administration, communications, public policy, public relations and marketing, environmental management, journalism, law, literature, and English.

Apply online athttp://www.gsa.gov.


Position – HealthCorps Coordinator

Employer – HealthCorps

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications – Minimum GPA of 3.0. Desire and ability to make a two-year commitment of full-time service to HealthCorps and assigned school community. Strong interpersonal skills, organized with the ability to multi-task and handle multiple projects at once, strong interpersonal skills. Bilingual a plus.

Apply online at www.healthcorps.org.


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    Chicago, IL 60603
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    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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    (800) 366.6581
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    (414) 577.2658
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