Employment Opportunities

  • Open Positions

    We are always looking for fantastic staff to join our team!  Click "Apply Online" to apply for open positions.


  • Openings for ESY (Extended School Year) 2024

    Adlai E. Stevenson High School District 125
    Teacher of the Visually Impaired (hourly)
    Paraprofessional Session 2
    ELC West
    High School Case Manager (1.0 FTE)
    Transition Case Manager (1.0 FTE)

    Openings for 2024-2025 School Year

    ELC Base Position
    Bilingual Speech and Language Pathologist
    Board Certified Behavior Analyst
    Occupational Therapist
    School Psychologist
    Speech and Language Pathologist (2.0 FTE)
    Teacher of the Visually Impaired and Orientation and Mobility Specialist
    ELC West
    Assistant Director of ELC West
    High School Special Education Teacher
    Fox Lake School District 114
    Special Education Teacher/Case Manager (2.0 FTE)
    Kildeer/Countryside School District 96
    Assistant Director of Special Education
    Stevenson High School District 125
    Board Certified Behavior Analyst
    Speech and Language Pathologist





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    Student Teaching/Internships

    Student Teacher, Clinical and Practicum Hours, Observation Hours, Social Work or Counseling Internship Requests

    To be considered for a student teaching, social work internship, or a school counseling internship assignment at Exceptional Learners Collaborative, the candidate or university must submit the following information:

    • A written request from your student teaching/internship coordinator specifying:
      • the subject area
      • requested placement dates
      • Note: This request should be on university letterhead.
    • A resume or curriculum vitae
    • A transcript
    • Any supporting documents

    Please send the above documents via email to:

    Megan Clarke, Superintendent of the Exceptional Learners Collaborative


    Note: Interns are required to complete physicals within 90-days of the placement date.
    If you have any questions regarding student teaching internships, don't hesitate to contact Megan Clarke at 224-513-6447.