The Northwestern Illinois Association

Announcement of Vacancy for Position of
Speech/Language Pathologist
2016-2017 School Year

Minimum 125 Days; Up to 180 Days; 7.5 Hours/Day

Position Description
Provide evaluations and treatment for students ages 3-21 who are identified as requiring support for age appropriate performance and success in the educational setting.

7.5 hours/day

Applicant must hold an Illinois Professional Educator License with endorsement in Speech Language Pathology; Master’s degree; CFYs will be considered; Comprehensive technical knowledge of best practices related to pediatric speech therapy; Ability to work with teams and collaborate effectively to support the educational goals of students.

Position Location  
District#131 Aurora and District #205 Rockford

Start Date August, 2016
Salary Competitive Salary and Benefits

Jill Tabone
Northwestern Illinois Association
2422 West Main Street, #3A
St. Charles, IL 60174
Phone: (630) 402-2005

Application Process and Form
Applicants must supply the following materials to complete their application:
1. Completion of NIA on-line application
2. Formal letter of application
3. Personal Resume
4. Letters of Recommendation (3)
5. Copy of appropriate certificate(s) and licenses

Download the application form here.

General Information
The Northwestern Illinois Association (NIA) is a regional special education cooperative comprised of seventy-two school districts located in the ten northwestern counties of Illinois. The primary mission of the NIA is to provide special education services to children with low incidence impairments (hearing, vision and orthopedic/multiple disabilities).

The NIA region has been divided into three sub-regions for more effective planning and service delivery. The NIA maintains its administrative office in Sycamore with satellite offices located in each of the NIA sub-regions. Within the region there are fourteen special education districts or cooperatives, and twenty nonpublic agencies with which NIA personnel work closely in the provision of special education services.

The Northwestern Illinois Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer