Career Opportunities

Positions Available

Elementary Teacher
PFA Preschool Teacher

Preschool teacher for a blended at-risk preschool program, which follows the ISBE “Preschool For All” grant requirements.  The classroom will have two 2.5-hour sessions, each with a maximum of 18 students.  There are six preschool classrooms at Lincoln Elementary School, each one utilizing a teacher assistant and support from a parent educator, SLP, and other related service providers. The Lincoln Preschool program uses Creative Curriculum. 

 

For inquiries/questions about this position, please contact Dr. Jeremy Lambe, Director of Special Services - jlambe@oes141.org.

Applying for the Position:  Candidates may apply for the position in two different ways.

1.) Submit a resume, cover letter, licensure, and a copy of transcripts to Dr. Jeremy Lambe, Director of Special Services at jlambe@oes141.org

2.) Complete am interview at Interviewstream.com by clicking on the following link: https://v3.rivs.com/i/OESPreK/    

 


Teaching Assistant / Paraprofessional
Substitutes needed
Must hold Paraprofessional or Substitute Teaching Certification
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ANTICIPATED VACANCY Lincoln School Library
Lincoln School has an anticipated vacancy for a library paraprofessional for the 2020-2021 school year. The library paraprofessional works under the direction of the building administrator. Applicants must hold a paraprofessional certificate. Applications are available online or at the district office located at 320 W. Main Street, Ottawa, IL. Deadline for applications is April 8, 2020.
For additional information e-mail mconley@oes141.org

Cafeteria Staff
Breakfast and Lunch Server at Lincoln
 If you are energetic and enjoy working with children, we have an immediate opening for a breakfast and lunch server at Lincoln School. Breakfast Hours are Monday, Wednesday, & Friday 7:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m, Tuesday & Thursday 7:15 a.m. -8:30 a.m. Lunch hours are Monday-Friday 10:45 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Applicants must be willing to complete an on-line food handler training or have an equivalent certification. Applications are available online or at the District Office, 320 W. Main Street. Questions can be directed to Vicki McConnell at (815) 313- 3930.
Substitute Lunch Server
If you are energetic and enjoy working with children, we are looking for substitute lunch servers. Hours are Monday thru Friday 10:45 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Applicants must be willing to complete an on-line food handler training or have an equivalent certification. Applications are available online or at the District Office, 320 W. Main Street. Questions can be directed to Vicki McConnell at (815) 313- 3930. 
Crossing Guards
Crossing Guard needed for Central and Shepherd
 

Hours needed:

7:45-8:45 a.m. and 2:50-3:50 p.m.

Tuesday afternoon hours are 2:20-3:20 p.m.

Half-Day Student Attendance
7:45-8:45 a.m.
11:25 a.m. -12:25 p.m.
If hired, you will be required to  turn in a physical, TB test and have a criminal background check completed.

Custodial
Part-Time Custodian Needed
 Seeking a part-time custodian for the 2:00-8:00 p.m. shift, Monday - Friday. Please apply at the District Office, located at 320 W. Main Street, Ottawa between 7:30 a.m - 4:00 p.m.
Illinois School Code requires Criminal Background checks.
Custodians must be able to do general custodial cleaning, lift 50 lbs. or more, capable of moving large items, and an ability to stand/walk for 8 hr. shifts. Must have good communications, human relations skills, and demonstrate aptitude as a self-starter.  Experience in a custodial or maintenenace position preferred. 
 

Substitute Custodians
 Please see attached information. 
Please apply at 320 W. Main Street, Ottawa, IL. For additional information, e-mail:
mtabor@oes141.org 

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Transportation
Substitute Bus Driver
Flexible Shifts
Opportunity for advancement to full time team member.  

Bus Driver
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Substitute Teacher
Substitute Teacher
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Healthcare Provider
Substitute School Nurse
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Submit all applications to:

Cleve Threadgill, Superintendent
Ottawa Elementary District 141
320 West Main Street
Ottawa, Illinois 61350
 
Teacher Applications:
 
Please submit:
1. Cover Letter
2. Resume
3. Copy of Transcripts
4. Credentials
5. Reference Letters
6. Application