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All applicants for employment with Winnebago Community Unit School District 323 are required, as a condition of employment, to complete an application for employment, authorize fingerprint-based criminal history records check and meet all mandated requirements as set forth by the State of Illinois and the Boone/Winnebago County Regional Office of Education.

Winnebago District #323 is an equal opportunity employer. Discrimination in employment practices on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, handicap or veteran status is prohibited.

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Dorothy Simon Elementary School - Reading Interventionist

Dorothy Simon Elementary School has an opening for a K-2 Reading Interventionist for the 2021-22 school year.  Applicants should have elementary teaching experience, as well as experience with elementary reading instruction and balanced literacy strategies.  Application of Daily 5 instruction methods is preferred.  The primary focus of the position will be to support K-2 At-Risk literacy students.  The Reading Teacher will collaborate with teachers, using literacy data to develop instructional plans, and exhibit a strong working knowledge of the theories and best practices of balanced literacy instruction.  A desired applicant must also have excellent organizational and time management skills.  Applicants must hold a valid Illinois teaching license, elementary educator, and reading teacher/specialist approval.  To apply, send a letter of interest, application, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Heather Baker, Simon Principal, 309 S Benton Street, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2318.  Fax 815.335.3217. 

Dorothy Simon Elementary School - Self-Contained Instructional Classroom Teacher

The Winnebago School District is accepting applications for a Special Education Teacher for a Self-Contained Multi-Grade Classroom at Dorothy Simon Elementary School for the 2021-22 school year.  This position will provide quality education and support to students.  Services in this educational setting include, but are not limited to:  functional life skills, specialized instruction, emotional and behavioral support, language and learning delay support, vision, hearing, and motor impairment assistance and support.  Qualified teachers must hold a valid Illinois Professional Educator License with a Learning Behavior Specialist I Approval/Endorsement.  The position will remain posted until filled.  To apply, send a letter of interest, application, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Christine Kaufman, Director of Student Services, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456.  Fax 815.335.7574. 

Dorothy Simon Elementary School - Art Teacher

Dorothy Simon Elementary School has an opening for a full-time K-2 Art Teacher for the 2021-22 school year. Teaching responsibilities may also include teaching computer skills or providing reading support to students. An applicant with a background in teaching Art at the elementary level is preferred. The position will remain posted until filled. Applicants must be appropriately certified with a current Illinois License. To apply, send a letter of interest, application, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Heather Baker, Simon Principal, 309 S Benton Street, Winnebago IL 61088.  Applications materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2318.  Fax 815.335.3217. 

Winnebago School District - School Psychologist

The Winnebago School District has an opening for a School Psychologist for the 2021-22 school year. This position will be utilized to assist in the process of developing an educational climate conducive to the optimum development of all children with emphasis placed on prevention, rehabilitation, indirect and direct services. The focus of the School Psychologist will be to conduct evaluations and collaborate with the Student Services Team and Administration in order to support all students’ needs. Applicants must be appropriately certified with a current Illinois Professional Educator License or have the ability to become certified in the State of Illinois, hold a Masters Degree from a NCATE Program/field of school psychology with required internship. The position will report directly to the Director of Student Services with the start date negotiable. To apply, please submit a letter of interest, application, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Christine Kaufman, Director of Student Services, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago, IL 61088.  Application materials can be emailed to applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456. Fax 815.335.7574.   

Winnebago High School - Student Council Co-Advisor

Winnebago High School has an opening for a Student Council Co-Advisor for the 2020-21 school year. This position will be shared with a WHS Teacher.  Please send a letter of interest and application to Matt Bennett, WHS Principal, 200 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL 61088. Application materials can be emailed to applications@winnebagoschools.org Phone 815.335.2336. Fax 815.335.7548.

Winnebago High School - Key Club Advisor

Winnebago High School has an opening for a Key Club Advisor for the 2020-21 school year.  Please send a letter of interest and application to Matt Bennett, WHS Principal, 200 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2336.  Fax 815.335.7548.

Winnebago School District - Substitute Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Cooks, Custodians, Bus Drivers

The Winnebago School District is in need of Substitute Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Cooks, Custodians, and Bus Drivers.  All positions are on an on-call, as needed basis.  Substitute Teachers must be registered with the Winnebago Boone Regional Office of Education.  Aesop, an automated sub calling system, is used for Teacher and Paraprofessional sub dispatching.  Transportation positions are for vans and/or busses.  More information can be obtained at the School District Office.  To apply, submit a cover letter and application to  Winnebago School District Office, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone  815.335.2456.  Fax  815.335.7574.