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

Winnebago School District - Food Services Director

  • The Winnebago School District has an opening for a Food Services Director for the 2022-23 school year.  This administrative position requires an ANSI Accredited Food Protection Manager Certification with experience in school food service preferred.  Duties include, but are not limited to:  hiring, evaluating and supervising food service staff, budgeting, ordering of all food, supplies, and equipment for school kitchens, maintaining inventory, menu planning, meal prepartation, federal reporting, maintaining strong sanitary and safey standards.  The position is a 200 day per school year contract and reports to the Superintendent.  To apply, please submit a letter of interest, application, resume, and references to Winnebago School District Office, Attention:  Human Resources, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Applicaiton materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456.  Fax 815.335.7574.     posted 1/11/2022

Winnebago School District - Elementary School Counselor

  • Winnebago School District has an opening for a School Counselor for the 2022-23.  A valid Professional Educator License (PEL) with a School Counselor Endorsement is preferred.  The position involves working with elementary school students, staff, and families.  The duties include, but are not limited to:  classroom character lessons, small group and individual targeted counseling sessions, behavior management for schools and classrooms, overseeing/implementing 504 Plans related to social emotional needs, participating in preschool screenings throughout the school year, and providing as-needed staff trainings, problem solving teams and crisis management.  To apply, please submit a letter of interest, application, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Cathy Finley, Director of Student Services, 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.     posted 1/11/2022

Winnebago School District - Bus Drivers & Van Driver

  • The Winnebago School District has immediate openings for two Bus Drivers and a Van Driver.  Applicants with required certification and experience will be appropriately compensated.  Training and certification assistance will be provided to all other applicants.  More information can be obtained at the Transportation Office - 815.335.2903 - buses@winnebagoschools.org.  To apply, send a letter of interest and application to Winnebago School District Office, Attention:  Human Resources, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL 61088.  Applications materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456.  Fax 815.335.7574.       posted 12/20/2021

Winnebago Elementary Schools - Interim Music Teacher

  • Dorothy Simon & Jean McNair Elementary Schools have an immediate opening for an Interim K-5 Music Teacher.  Responsibilities include general music instruction along with 5th Grade Chorus.  An applicant with a background in teaching Music 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 Winnebago School District Office, Attention:  Human Resources, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL 61088.  Applications materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456.  Fax 815.335.7574.       posted 12/14/2021

Winnebago School District - School Social Workers

  • The Winnebago School District has openings for two School Social Workers for the 2022-23 school year.  These positions 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 is 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, applicaton, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Cathy Finley, Director of Student Services, Winnebago School District Office, 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 - updated 12/20/2021

Winnebago High School - Special Education Teacher

  • Winnebago High School has an immediate 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

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 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.

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.