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Hot Jobs – Week of October 27, 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

10 Words to Never Use for Your Personal Brand by Heather R. Huhman

Source:www.personalbrandingblog.com

When it comes to defining your personal brand, it’s important to be very careful in what you say when describing yourself. Words are incredibly powerful and can be interpreted in a number of different ways when misused.

 

JOB FAIRS/EVENTS/WORKSHOPS

Government Career Fair – November 14, 2014

Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Location: University of Illinois at Chicago, Student Center East Building 3RD Floor, Illinois Room A and B 750 South Halsted Street – Chicago, IL 60607,

Organizations Confirmed as of 10/17/14: 42nd Ward Alderman Brendan Reilly, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Department of State – Passport Agency, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Illinois State Police, New York State Tax and Finance, Transportation Security Administration, U.S Customs and Border Protection,  U.S. Department of State, US Dept. of State Chicago Passport Agency, USDA, Food and Nutrition Service.

 

No registration required for job seekers. This is a Free Event! Dress professionally and bring resumes!

 

Dream It, Become It: Possible Lives Workshop

Ever wonder how to make your dream job or career come true? This interactive workshop will help you map out your future and see the possibilities of defining or achieving your ideal career. Hosted by the Career Development Office and Undergraduate Academic Initiatives department.

When: November 6

Time: 11:30am - 12:30pm

Where: Chicago, Room 5007

RSVP: Hire NLU portal -‘Career Events’

Pizza will be served!

 

INTERNSHIPS 

 

Position - Internship

Employer - Senator Richard Durbin - http://durbin.senate.gov.

Locations – Chicago, IL

Qualifications- Undergraduate students of all majors, and graduate and law students who are interested in experiencing the day-to-day operations of a Senator's office.

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

 

Position - Community Programs Intern at Susan G Komen Chicago

Employer - Susan G. Komen for the Cure - Chicago

Location –Chicago, IL

Qualifications - Professionally minded individual with interest in healthcare philanthropy, grant-making and community organizing, excellent writing, communication, customer service and interpersonal skills, strong time-management, organizational and research skills, quick learner with the ability to self-motivate, have strong computer skills, including strong experience in Microsoft Offices (i.e. Word, Excel).

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

 

Position - Spring Graduate Student Internship (Change Management/OD)

Employer - Ketchum Change - www.ketchum.com

Locations- Chicago, IL

Qualifications - Students currently enrolled in an MBA or MA program for Organizational Development, Change Management, Human Resources, Strategic Communications, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Adult Education or a related field

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

 

Position –LIVE. LEARN. INTERN. Programs – the Ultimate DC Experience!

June & July 2015 - It’s not too early to make plans for the summer! Visit www.DCinternships.org

Spend your summer in Washington, DC and prepare for your future! Academic internship programs are offered in the fields of Public Policy, International Affairs, Journalism & Communication, Business & Government Affairs as well as Community Service & the Nonprofit Sector. George Mason University’s Arlington campus,

Questions may be directed to admissions@tfas.org or 202.986.0384.

Location – Washington, DC

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

 

JOBS

Position - Special Education Teacher

Employer - Rowe Elementary School - www.roweelementaryschool.org

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications - Minimum of 2-3 years of teaching experience preferred; strong instructional planner and effective executer as well as a proven record of student academic success -Bachelor’s degree and special education state certification required

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

 

Position - Early Head Start Assistant Site Director

Employer - Children's Home + Aid -                 www.childrenshomeandaid.org

Location - Schaumburg, IL

Qualifications - Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or equivalent field from an accredited institution, must have 18 hours of early childhood education credit, current Toddler/Pre-K CLASS certification preferred, a minimum of 5 years teaching experience, with two years’ experience with direct supervision of staff.  Knowledge of Creative Curriculum, Teaching Strategies GOLD, COPA is preferred, excellent oral and written communication skills in English. Proficient in speaking, reading, and writing Spanish is preferred.

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

 

Position - Substitute Teacher

Employer - Northbrook | Glenview School District 30  - http://www.district30.org

Location – Northbrook, IL

Qualifications - Teaching or Substitute Certificate.

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

 

Position - Bilingual Case Manager

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

Location - Warrenville, IL

Qualifications - Bilingual (Spanish & English) required. Master’s degree in Social Work preferred, Bachelor’s level candidates will be considered, at least 2 years of experience providing direct services to low-income families, and knowledge of public systems and resources that affect those clients, previous case management experience, proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel, strong organizational, project management and communication skills, valid Illinois driver’s license, good driving record and reliable vehicle.

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

 

Position - Auto Technical and Liability Facilitator

Employer – ALLSTATE - http://www.allstate.com

Location – Wheeling, IL

Qualifications - Bachelor's degree preferred, minimum 2-5 years of field claims background , minimum of 2 years’ experience in auto liability/casualty claims, minimum 2 years’ experience in auto technical, experience in training/coaching/facilitating frontline employees, collaborates and builds relationships, communicates effectively and is perceptive, makes decisions and thinks critically, ability to problem solve.

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

 

Position - Inside Liability and Casualty Facilitator

Employer – ALLSTATE - http://www.allstate.com

Location - Wheeling, IL

Qualifications - Bachelor's degree preferred, minimum 2-5 years of Claims background, minimum of 2 years’ experience in Casualty claims, experience in training/coaching/facilitating frontline employees, collaborates and builds relationships, communicates effectively and is perceptive, makes decisions and thinks critically, ability to problem solve

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

 

Last week's Hot Jobs 

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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