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All applicants for employment with Winnebago Community Unit School District 323 are required, as a condition of employment, to complete an application for employment, authorize fingerprint-based criminal history records check and meet all mandated requirements as set forth by the State of Illinois and the Boone/Winnebago County Regional Office of Education.

Winnebago District #323 is an equal opportunity employer. Discrimination in employment practices on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, handicap or veteran status is prohibited.

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Winnebago School District - School Psychologist

The Winnebago School District has an opening for a School Psychologist for the 2020-21 school year. This position will be utilized to assist in the process of developing an educational climate conducive to the optimum development of all children with emphasis placed on prevention, rehabilitation, indirect and direct services. The focus of the School Psychologist will be to provide support to all students including those with an IEP, 504, in RtI, or other students deemed necessary. Applicants must be appropriately certified with a current Illinois Professional Educator License or have the ability to become certified in the State of Illinois, hold a Masters Degree from a NCATE Program/field of school psychology with required internship. The position will report directly to the Director of Student Services with the start date negotiable. To apply, please submit a letter of interest, application, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Christine Kaufman, Director of Student Services, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago, IL 61088.  Application materials can be emailed to applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456. Fax 815.335.7574.

Winnebago School District - School Social Worker

The Winnebago School District has an opening for a School Social Worker for the 2020-21 school year.  The position will help students resolve such personal, emotional, and social problems as they interfere with their adjustments to school and their capacity to enjoy the fullest benefits of the education offered them.  The focus of the School Social Worker will be to provide support to all elementary school students including those with an IEP/504 Plan, Behavior Intervention Plan, RtI Plan, and other students deemed necessary.  A desired candidate will have an Illinois Type 73 Certificate or approval and ability to become certified in the State of Illinois, hold a Masters Degree from a NCATE Program/field of school social work with required internship.  To apply, please submit a letter of interest, application, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Christine Kaufman, Director of Student Services, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456.  Fax 815.335.7574. 

Simon Elementary School - Second Grade Teacher

Dorothy Simon Elementary School has an opening for a Second Grade Teacher for the 2020-21 school year.  Applicants must be appropriately certified with a current Illinois License.  To apply, send a letter of interest, application, resume, references, and unofficial transcripts to Winnebago School District Office, Attention:  Human Resources, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456.  Fax 815.7574. 

McNair Elementary School - Instructional Paraprofessional

Jean McNair Elementary School has an immediate opening for an Instructional Paraprofessional for the 2019-20 school year.  This position will be for 7 hours per day on school days and provides classroom based student support, as well as, before school and recess supervisory duties.  An Illinois Approved Paraprofessional Certification is required.  To apply, send a letter of interest, application, and resume to Sean Monahan, McNair Principal, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.1607.  Fax 815.335.7574.

Winnebago Middle School - Special Education Paraprofessional

Winnebago Middle School has an immediate opening for part-time Special Education Paraprofessional for the 2019-20 school year.  The hours will be for 6.5 hours per day on school days.  This position provides assistance to teachers and other school service personnel in the delivery of quality education and support services to students.  Examples of support services in educational settings include, but are not limited to:  life skills, instructional classroom, emotional and behavioral support, language and learning delay support, vision, hearing, and motor impairment assistance and support.  Applicants must meet the current requirements for Illinois Paraprofessional License.  To apply, send a letter of interest, application, and resume to Cathy Finley, WMS Principal, 407 N Elida Street, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2456.  Fax 815.335.1437.

Winnebago Middle School - Volunteer Wrestling Coach

Winnebago Middle School has a Volunteer Wrestling Coach opening for the 2019-20 school year.  Please send a letter of interest and application to Will Hartje, Winnebago School District Activities Director, 200 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone 815.335.2336.  Fax 815.335.7548.

Winnebago School District - Substitute Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Cooks, Custodians, Bus Drivers

The Winnebago School District is in need of Substitute Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Cooks, Custodians, and Bus Drivers.  All positions are on an on-call, as needed basis.  Substitute Teachers must be registered with the Winnebago Boone Regional Office of Education.  Aesop, an automated sub calling system, is used for Teacher and Paraprofessional sub dispatching.  Transportation positions are for vans and/or busses.  More information can be obtained at the School District Office.  To apply, submit a cover letter and application to  Winnebago School District Office, 304 E McNair Road, Winnebago IL  61088.  Application materials can be emailed to  applications@winnebagoschools.org  Phone  815.335.2456.  Fax  815.335.7574.

Winnebago Schools District Office

304 East McNair Road
Winnebago, IL 61088


Phone: 815.335.2456
Fax: 815.335.7574


Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Superintendent: Dr. John Schwuchow

304 East McNair Road
Winnebago IL 61088

Phone: 815.335.2456
Fax: 815.335.7574
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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