The Northwestern Illinois Association

Current NIA Employment Opportunities:

  Office Professional - Therapy Department
    Start Date: ASAP     
    Full Time, 12 months, 250 Days, 8.0 hours/day

    NIA St. Charles Office
  Sign Language Interpreter - Elgin Community College
     Start Date: January 7, 2019

     Location: Elgin Community College
  Teacher of the Visually Impaired and/or Dual Certified (TVI/O&M)
     2019-2020 School Year
     Two Full Time Positions Available

     NIA Region
     Full Time Position Available

     Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program - Algonquin, IL
  Sign Language Interpreter - D300
     Full Time Position Available

     Location: District #300
  Counselor for Deaf/Hard of Hearing Students
     Start Date: ASAP
     Various School Districts
  Occupational and Physical Therapists
     OT's - Full-time and Part-time, Aurora, DeKalb, Dundee, Rockford areas

     PT's - Full-time and Part-time, Rockford, DeKalb, Dundee areas
  Substitute Educational Sign Language Interpreter(s)
     Part-time; Hourly; Variable

     Various Districts within the NIA Ten County Region

Additionally, the NIA hires a variety of professionals for its organization. We also recruit and hire for our member districts. The following is a partial list of the types of professionals encouraged to apply:

  Adaptive Physical Education Teachers
  Hearing Itinerants
  Job Coaches
  Occupational Therapists
  Orientation and Mobility Specialists
  Physical Therapists
  Secretarial/Clerical Staff
  Sign Language Interpreters
Speech/Language Pathologists
Substitute Teachers of Students who are Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Substitute Sign Language Teachers
Substitute Teacher Aids
  Supported Employment Specialists
  Teachers of Students with Orthopedic Impairments
  Teachers of Students with Multineeds
  Teachers of Students who are Deaf/Hard of Hearing
  Vision Itinerants

If you are interested in becoming a part of the NIA team, please feel free to contact the Sycamore Administration office at 815.895.9227. Resumes are accepted on a year-round basis.

Application for Employment (This form is "fillable".)  Please email your completed applicaion (along with all required documentation) to the appropriate contact on the listed job opportunity to apply for one of the openings listed above. 

You can also view all DeKalb County Regional Office of Education (ROE) employment opportunities and apply online there

The NIA is an equal opportunity employer.