Elementary Principal

Dixon Public Schools

1335 Franklin Grove Road

Dixon, IL 61021

(815) 284-7722

 

ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY

Elementary Principal

Dixon Public Schools #170 is accepting applications for the position of Elementary Principal

District #170 is an equal opportunity employer

Posted March 26, 2015

POSITION:                                        Jefferson Elementary School Principal

COMPENSATION PACKAGE:       Salary based on experience, $70,000 -$75,000 plus benefits and TRS.

QUALIFICATION:                           Illinois Type 75 License

APPLICATION DEADLINE:          Wednesday, April 8, 2015

APPLY TO:                                        Mrs. Margo Empen, Assistant Superintendent

                                                            1335 Franklin Grove Road

                                                            Dixon, IL 61021

APPLICATION PACKETS:             Application packet must include – cover letter, completed application, current resume, at least 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, and a copy of the candidate’s Type 75 license

 

Click here to download the Application for Employment - Administration.

INTERVIEWS:                                  Selected finalists will be interviewed between April 10 and April 14, 2015

STARTING DATE:                           July 31, 2015 – 10 ½ month position (210 days)

 

CANDIDATES AND THEIR QUALIFICATIONS:

Candidates will be evaluated on their professional merits with emphasis on the following

qualifications, specified by the District’s administration:

 

·         Ability to provide leadership in the areas of school improvement and student performance including the evaluation and recommended improvement in the school’s instructional program.

·         Ability to maintain a school-wide student discipline approach that is conducive to teaching and learning.

·         Ability to maximize financial resources in support of education programs of the District.

·         Ability to interpret and explain educational data to the Board, staff and community.

·         Ability to involve appropriate members of the staff in support of desirable educational changes.

·         Ability to work cooperatively with Administrative staff and the Board of Education.

·         Ability to evaluate and provide support to the staff.

·         A people person who works effectively with students, staff, and community.

·         Supervise school events and activities. 

 

Click here for the full job description

 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT ELEMENTARY ATTENDANCE CENTERS AND DIXON, IL

TYPE – Two Grade Levels:  Washington School (PreK-1), Jefferson School (2-3), and

Madison School (4-5)

           

SIZE – Approximately 400 students

 

STAFF - One principal, 27 teachers, one counselor, one building secretary, one office assistant, one nurse, and approximately 21other support personnel.

 

WEBSITE – District website – www.dixonschools.org

 

LOCATION –

Jefferson School – located on the northwest side of Dixon at 800 Fourth Avenue.

 

Dixon, Illinois is 45 miles southwest of Rockford, Illinois and 60 miles northeast of the Quad Cities.

 

City of Dixon website – www.discoverdixon.org

LCSEA Special Education Teacher

    Lee County Special Education Association

Dixon, Illinois

 

Posted March 25, 2015

 

SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER FOR THE 2015-2016 SCHOOL YEAR

 

Applications are being accepted for a Special Education Teaching position at Lee County Special Education Association for the 2015-16 school year.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  1.  Special Education certification
  2. Interest and ability to work with students/teachers 
  3. Good classroom discipline

 

SALARY AND FRINGE BENEFITS

  1. Salary based on experience.
  2. Benefits as stated in the LCSEA Collective Bargaining Agreement.
  3. Ten (10) days per year sick leave cumulative to 360 days.
  4. Three (3) days personal leave per year.

 

APPLY TO

 

Mrs. Corena Steinmeyer

 Director of Lee County Special Education Association

1335 Franklin Grove Rd.

Dixon, IL 61021

 

Please provide the following: on-line application, letter of interest, resume and letters of reference, copy of transcripts and copy of teaching certification. All must be completed and submitted to Mrs. Steinmeyer by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 24, 2015.  Click here and scroll down for the LCSEA application.

Special Education Teacher

Dixon Public Schools

Dixon, Illinois

 

Posted March 12, 2015

 

TEACHING VACANCY FOR THE 2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR

 

Dixon High School

Special Education Teacher

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Bachelor’s degree
  2. Proper certification
  3. Knowledge of the unique needs of the adolescent
  4. Team focused – with an exceptional ability to work with colleagues, students, and parents
  5. Available for employment –August 13, 2015

 

SALARY AND FRINGE BENEFITS

  1.  Base salary for the 2015-16 school year is $33,626 plus TRS and health insurance benefits (TRS and health insurance benefits, as agreed upon by the Dixon Education Association and the Board of Education.)
  2. Fifteen (15) days per year sick leave cumulative to 360 days.
  3. Two (2) days personal leave per year.

 

APPLY TO:

Dixon High School

Dr. Michael Grady

mgrady@dixonschools.org

Lincoln Statue Drive

Dixon, IL 61021

Telephone 815-284-7723

 

For the application process to be considered, the following information is required: on-line application, letter of interest, resume, and letters of reference, copy of transcript and copy of teaching certification.   All must be completed and submitted to Dr. Grady by 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24, 2015.

Click here and scroll down for the Certified Application for Employment.

 

Spanish Teacher

Dixon Public Schools

Dixon, Illinois

 

Posted March 12, 2015

 

TEACHING VACANCY FOR THE 2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR

 

Dixon High School

Spanish Teacher

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Bachelor’s degree
  2. Proper certification
  3. Knowledge of the unique needs of the adolescent
  4. Team focused – with an exceptional ability to work with colleagues, students, and parents
  5. Available for employment –August 13, 2015

 

SALARY AND FRINGE BENEFITS

  1.  Base salary for the 2015-16 school year is $33,626 plus TRS and health insurance benefits (TRS and health insurance benefits, as agreed upon by the Dixon Education Association and the Board of Education.)
  2. Fifteen (15) days per year sick leave cumulative to 360 days.
  3. Two (2) days personal leave per year.

 

APPLY TO:

Dixon High School

Dr. Michael Grady

mgrady@dixonschools.org

Lincoln Statue Drive

Dixon, IL 61021

Telephone 815-284-7723

 

For the application process to be considered, the following information is required: on-line application, letter of interest, resume, and letters of reference, copy of transcript and copy of teaching certification.   All must be completed and submitted to Dr. Grady by 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24, 2015.

Click here and scroll down for the Certified Application for Employment.

 

LCSEA School Psychologist

Lee County Special Education Association

Dixon, Illinois

 

Posted March 4, 2015

 

 

SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST

 

 

Applications are being accepted for a Full Time School Psychologist at Lee County Special Education Association for the 2015-16 school year.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

Type 73 School Service Personnel certificate

Salary and benefits regionally competitive.

 

APPLY TO

 

Mrs. Corena Steinmeyer

 Director of Lee County Special Education Association

1335 Franklin Grove Rd.

Dixon, IL 61021

 

Letters of application must be submitted to Mrs. Steinmeyer by 4:00 p.m., Friday, April 10, 2015.  Click here and scroll down for the LCSEA application.

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