Career Opportunities

Positions Available

Elementary Teacher
Kindergarten Teacher Vacancy for 2020-2021
PEL with Early Childhood background preferred. 
- Have a strong knowledge and understanding of the Kindergarten standards
-- Differentiate instruction to meet all student's needs
-- Be able to successfully work in a team setting

Cafeteria Staff
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. 
Anticipated Breakfast /Lunch Server for Lincoln Elementary
Currently the hours are 10:00 a.m. -12:15 p.m. Those hours are subject to change contingent on changes to the students attendance hours post COVID.

If you have any questions, please contact [email protected]

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

Bus Driver
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No positions are currently available.
Substitute Custodians
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Please apply at 320 W. Main Street, Ottawa, IL. For additional information, e-mail:

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Crossing Guards
No positions are currently available.
Teaching Assistant / Paraprofessional
Substitutes needed
Must hold Paraprofessional or Substitute Teaching Certification
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Substitute Teacher
Substitute Teacher
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Healthcare Provider
Substitute School Nurse
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No positions are currently available.

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 

Ottawa Elementary School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.