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Employment Opportunities

  • Want to teach at a mission-driven, child-focused, teacher-friendly school? Don’t miss a great opportunity to check out a great variety of charter schools and other innovative public schools, all in one spot, at the INCS Teacher Job Fair on April 6th.   FREE Teacher Registration:  Resumes of candidates who register by March 28 will be included in a resume book sent to schools prior to the fair.   Registration continues until the fair, or until capacity reached.

  • Instituto del Progreso Latino in Chicago is HIRING - check their website for current openings.  THey are also starting to look for high school teachers for the 2013-14 school year, so check their site in the coming weeks for a list of available positions.

  • Visitation Catholic Elementary School in Elmhurst is conducting a search for their next great Principal.  Interested, well-qualified, candidates should forward their resume to Matt McGreal, Chairman of the Principal Search Committee

  • Have you ever considered teaching English K-12 to Spanish children and teenagers? Would you like to live in Spain for a year? The Language and Culture Assistants Program may be just what you're looking for!

  • Job openings at Enopi of Bloomingdale & Bartlett - seeking part-time teachers to administer the Reading, Writing and Math programs.  Please visit for more information.

  • Madison Metropolitan School District is now accepting teacher applications in all areas of certification! 

  • Morrill Math & Science School is seeking tutors for CPS students from Kindergarten through 8th grade.  Tutors will maintain student data and meet with teachers to discuss progress.  School will provide instructional materials, training and support.  Hours are flexible to fit your schedule. Tutors can elect to work between 3 and 15 hours per week during school hours (8:45-3:45).  All tutors must pass CPS hiring process, including background check and drug testing.  Email your resume with subject line of "Tutor" to

  • Perkins Bass Elementary School is looking to hire a middle school Social Science or Language Arts teacher.  Contact principal Carolyn Jones at for more information.

  • E.nopi Palatine Center, a dynamic after-school enrichment learning center, is seeking experienced English and Math teachers to tutor students from pre-K through 8th grades.  Part-time, year-round position.  Certified teachers with Math and/or Language Arts backgrounds should email a cover letter and resume to Sharon Kim, Center Director at

  • Teachers of Color Recruitment Service reports that if you post your resume to their database, they will place it in the hands of recruiters of public, private and charter schools who are still hiring for the 2012-13 school year.!

  • Kang Chiao Bilingual School in Taiwan is hiring! Must hold a bachelor's degree and passport, preferably certified; applicants in English, math, social studies and science are needed. Send a resume and recent photo to Attention: Coordinator. Middle/high school contact; elementary contact; early childhood, contact
  • Urban Prep Academy is in the midst of a very aggressive teacher recruitment campaign; they are looking to fill over 30 vacancies with passionate, committed and dedicated professionals. You can click on the link to view vacancies by campus and start your employment application, or you can email the Lionel Allen, Jr., VP of School Operations and Chief Academic Officer directly at

  • The Anchorage School District in Alaska is HIRING! Check out the job opportunities for teachers.

Volunteers Needed

  • Roosevelt University Alumni, Rebeka Mirza, is an ambassador for Humanity First and has two volunteer opportunities available for students of the COE.


United States

  • Education America Network (EAN) is one of the premier education employment networks for the United States. EAN users are able to find information and employment opportunities specifically related to the education industry quickly by using our easy-to-use interface.

  • At you can find out about teacher certification, school district report cards, and job databases in all 50 states!

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  • NEW! Roosevelt University's Upward Bound Program is looking for an Educational Development Intern to cultivate skills in educational leadership and program development in our Upward Bound program which operates on-site at Social Justice High School in Chicago.

  • Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools for Public Policy is a network of college preparatory middle and high schools located in Washington, DC. Our innovative public policy program is thematically weaved into every classroom, across all content areas. This focus promotes community activism and gives our scholars the knowledge and courage to change the world.

  • Are you ready to help improve the college-going rate for young urban males? If you answered yes to this question then Urban Prep Academies wants you!

  • Madison Metropolitan School District in Madison, Wisconsin is accepting teacher applications in all areas of certification.

Can I use my teaching certification in states other than Illinois?

Where can I find ESL and international job listings in education?

  • You can find a list of websites that offer international employment opportunities here.

  • If you are interested in teaching English both here in the United States and abroad, check out our listing of ESL Employment Opportunities.

I need help with my resume and cover letter. Who can I talk to?

Roosevelt University career counselors can help you develop your resume and advise you in everything from interviewing to internships.