Employment Opportunities

  • 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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     How to Apply

    Please download and fill out/print an application form:

    Unless other contact is indicated below, please send application, credential file including certification and resume by mail, fax, or email to: Jenny Lindgren, Administrative Assistant - Human Resources, Winnebago Community Unit District #323, 304 East McNair Road, Winnebago, IL 61088 Phone: 815.335.2456 Fax: 815.335.7574

Simon Elementary School - Library Paraprofessional

  • Dorothy Simon Elementary School has an immediate opening for a Library Paraprofessional for the 2021-22 school year.  This position will provide assistance to teachers and other school service personnel in the delivery of quality education and support to students.  Examples of support services include, but are not limited to:  identifying appropriate book and technological resources for students, as well as classroom teachers, managing circulation of materials, maintaining library collection, modeling a love and enthusiasm for reading, preparing weekly read alouds, maintaining accurate records, creating a welcoming environment, conducting inventories, and providing office and supervisory coverage as needed.  Applicants must have a current Illinois Paraprofessional License.  To apply, please submit a letter of interest, application, and resume 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 815.335.7574.       posted 10/26/2021

Winnebago School District - School Social Worker

  • The Winnebago School District has an opening for a School Social Worker for the 2022-23 school year.  This position will help students resolve such personal, emotional, and social problems as they interfere with their adjustments to school and their capacity to enjoy the fullest benefits of the education offered them.  The focus of a School Social Worker will be to provide support to all students including those with an IEP/504 Plan, Behavior Intervention Plan, RtI Plan, along with other students as deemed necessary.  Desired candidates will have an Illinois Type 73 Certificate or approval and ability to become certified in the State of Illinois, hold a Masters Degree from a NCATE Program/field of school social work with required internship.  To apply, please submit a letter of interest, applicaiton, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Cathy Finley, Director of Student Services, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Applications can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456.  Fax 815.335.7574.       posted 9/23/2021

Winnebago High School - Special Education Teacher

  • Winnebago High School has an opening for a Special Education Teacher for the 2021-22 school year.  The position will work with a variety of high school students.  Applicants must be appropriately certified with a current Illinois License with a Learning Behavior Specialist endorsement is required.  To apply, send a letter of interest, application, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Winnebago School District Office, Attention:  Human Resources, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to applications@winnebagoschools.org Phone 815.335.2456  Fax 815.335.7574.      posted 7/7/2021

McNair 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 Jean McNair 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 Winnebago School District Office, Attention:  Human Resources, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456.  Fax 815.335.7574.       posted 6/9/2021

WHS - Assistant Soccer Coach

  • Winnebago High School has an opening for an Assistant Boys - Fall Season - and Assistant Girls - Spring Season - Soccer Coach for the 2021-22 school year.  Please send a letter of interest and application to Will Hartje, WHS Athletic Director, 200 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2336.  Fax 815.335.7548.      posted 7/7/2021

Winnebago School District - Paraprofessionals

  • Winnebago School District has several openings for Special Education Paraprofessionals for the 2021-22 school year.  The positions will be for 7 hours per day on school days.  Duties will involve academic and functional student support within the whole classroom, with small groups, and in one-on-one settings, as needed.  Supervisory duties may be included.  Further details will be shared at the time of interview.  Exact assignments will be determined upon hire.  Experience working with school-aged children is preferred.  A current Illinois Paraprofessional Certification is required.  To apply, send a letter of interest, application, and resume to Winnebago School District Office, Attention:  Human Resources, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456.  Fax 815.335.7574.          posted 5/19/2021

Winnebago School District - School Psychologist

  • The Winnebago School District has an immediate opening for a School Psychologist. 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 and will stay posted until filled. 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 School District - Substitutes

  • 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.