Potential Career Opportunities

Henry-Senachwine Grade and Jr High School is hiring!

Preschool Teacher: Henry-Senachwine Grade & Jr. High School is seeking an energetic, flexible, and highly motivated preschool teacher who will meet the academic, behavioral, social and emotional needs of students. The successful teacher candidate must demonstrate collaboration and leadership skills, plan and execute engaging, differentiated instruction that is aligned with the curriculum,  demonstrate knowledge and understanding of effective instructional strategies, implement classroom management, work collectively with other staff members, exhibit a student-centered approach to learning, create a classroom environment conducive to learning and personal growth of children, assess individual learner needs and use data to meet the needs of all students, practice reflective teaching, monitor learner progress, and build strong ties between home and school. 


  • Must have an Illinois Teaching Certificate with early childhood endorsement. 

  • Must have an understanding of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated data driven instruction.

  • Knowledge of elementary school curriculum and concepts.  

  • The ability to work cooperatively and communicate effectively with students, parents and colleagues.

  • Must have a background check and be finger printed.

  • Must be an ethical person with high moral values and integrity.

  • Must be organized and flexible.

Paraprofessional: To assist the teacher in developing and implementing a developmentally appropriate program for children.

Description of Duties:

  • Assist with classroom learning activities

  • Supervise children inside and outside, including but not limited to, bus duty, recess, field trips, and classroom activities.

  • Maintain accurate records as assigned by teacher.

  • Assist with assessment and evaluation of learning.

  • Assist with preparation of materials for use in the program.

  • Assist and maintain an orderly learning environment.

  • Assist in providing individual and small group instruction in learning activities.

  • Assist in communicating with parents.

  • Maintain strict confidentiality of student records and data.

  • Participate in professional development.

  • Perform other incidental tasks consistent with the goals and objectives of this position.

Illinois Paraprofessional License or Substitute License is required.

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To express interest in these positions, the following documents must be submitted to Mrs. Angie Merboth, Henry-Senachwine Grade & Jr. High School Principal, at amerboth@hscud5.org: letter of interest, resume, copy of transcripts, credentials, and three letters of reference.