The Northwestern Illinois Association

Current NIA Employment Opportunities:

Teacher Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) Instructional Program
     Start Date: August 11, 2018
     Date Posted: March 15, 2018
     Location: Westfield School-Algonquin, IL
Teacher of the Visually Impaired and/or Dual Certified (TVI/O&M)
     Start Date: July 1, 2018
     Date Posted: Feburary 20, 2018
     Location: School District 300 Dundee, IL

Supervisor for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing Department
     Start Date: July 1, 2018
     Date Posted: Feburary 20, 2018
     Location: School District 300 Dundee, IL

Counselor for Deaf/Hard of Hearing Students
     Start Date: ASAP
     Date Posted: 11/7/17
     Various School Districts
  Job Coach
     Part Time Position Available

     Kane and DeKalb Counties
  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
     Full Time Position Available

     Westfield School - Algonquin, IL
  Speech/Language Pathologist
     Full Time Position Available

     District #300
  Speech/Language Pathologist
     Minimum 125 Days; Up to 180 Days; 7.5 Hours/Day

     District #131 and Rockford #205
  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.