JOB VACANCIES
    POSITION OPENINGS FOR 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR

 
   

ITINERANT TEACHER - HEARING IMPAIRED

    Northwest Special Education Cooperative is seeking a full-time Itinerant Teacher for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing for placement in the JoDaviess county region. The successful candidate will provide direct service per the IEP process to those students who have identified hearing loss; serve as a consultant to school personnel; evaluate students who have been referred through the appropriate channels; and promote interest in and an understanding of the implications of a hearing impairment. A valid Illinois Teaching Certificate with an endorsement for working with Deaf/Hard of Hearing students. We offer a competivie salary and benefits package, including mileage reimbursement. Please direct cover letter, resume, and 3 letters of recommendation.
    Please direct inquiries to:
   
Christy Hopper, Director of Special Education
Northwest Special Education Cooperative
2037 W. Galena Ave
Freeport, IL 61032
815-232-0332
christy.hopper@fsd145.org
 
   

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

    Northwest Special Education Cooperative is seeking a full time Occupational Therapist for opportunities in Jo Daviess, Carroll, and Stephenson Counties. Successful candidiate will conduct evaluations, and provide therapy and support services to children in a educational setting. Applicants must have a valid State of Illinois Occupational Therapist License. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Continued professional development dollars are also available. New graduates encouraged to apply.
    Please direct inquiries to:
   
Christy Hopper, Director of Special Education
Northwest Special Education Cooperative
2037 W. Galena Avenue
Freeport, IL 61032
815-232-0332
christy.hopper@fsd145.org
     
   

SOCIAL WORKER

    Northwest Special Education Cooperative is seeking a full-time School Social Worker for opportunities in Stephenson County. Individual must hold a masters degree in social work with a specialization in school social work and a Illinois Type 73 School Service Personnel Certificate. Successful candidates will teach social and communication skills to students; provide individual and small group therapy services as informational community resources; serve as a participant on RTI teams. Additional duties as assigned.
    Please direct inquiries to:
   
Christy Hopper, Director of Special Education
Northwest Special Education Cooperative
2037 W. Galena Avenue
Freeport, IL 61032
815-232-0332
christy.hopper@fsd145.org