Social Worker

Job Type: Full time, 180 days, 7.5 hour days

Start Date:As soon as possible

Position Description

NIA SWs will provide IEP based social work services for the assigned caseload. Duties include planning and delivery of therapy, evaluations, documentation, IEP compliance, MTSS support, case management, and team consultation. The position may require travel between school buildings.

Job Qualifications
  • Must have a Masters degree in school social work
  • Hold or be eligible for an Illinois professional educator license with a School Social Worker (PK-Age 21) endorsement.
Position Location

Several Social Workers openings in NIA member districts across the NIA region including Rockford and Aurora

Contact Information

Tisha Seward, Program Supervisor

Application Process and Deadline
  1. Completion of NIA online application.


Deadline: Applications taken until positions are filled

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

Find us in Northwestern Illinois

4 Office Locations

  • Sycamore
  • Rockford
  • St. Charles
  • Sterling

5 Hearing Clinic Locations

  • Aurora
  • St. Charles
  • Rockford
  • Sterling