Career Opportunities

To apply for any position listed, please send your cover letter and resume to:

Laura Sullivan, Director

EIEFES 340

1617 Lake Land Boulevard

Mattoon, IL 61938

lsullivan@eiefes.k12.il.us

Phone: 217-258-6283

Health Occupations Teacher (approx. 40-50 days per year)- location Effingham IL (updated 7/13/2022)

Health Occupations Clinical Teacher Detailed Job Description

We are hiring a part-time teacher to work in our Effingham Program beginning Fall 2022! Our Health Occupations program prepares area high school students to be valuable members of a health care team through in-depth instruction on physiology, anatomy, medical terminology while providing career information to help students explore a wide variety of health care careers. Our program includes the training needed to sit for the state CNA examination.

Position

    • This position is for a clinical instructor to assist two other full-time teachers

    • Part-time, approx 40 days between Aug 1-May 15 (school-based calendar)

    • Teaching location is based in our Effingham Classroom on the HSHS St. Anthony Memorial Hospital campus and at local business partner locations

    • This position requires clinical instruction in a patient care setting

Job Duties

  • Provide Clinical instruction and some classroom assistance as needed to prepare students to work as a CNA and to sit for the state CNA exam

  • Attend Teacher meetings as announced (approximately 6 per year)

  • Enforce class policy

  • Work with school districts or Director if there are student issues to be addressed

  • Work with hospital staff for collaboration with class/students

  • Work with Business Partners to provide on-site experiences for students

  • Partner and collaborate with other teachers as needed

  • Other duties as required by Director or needed by students

Minimum Requirements

    • Registered Nurse with over 2 years of experience and at least 1 year working in long-term care &/or med-surg

    • IDPH Approved CNA Educator (assistance provided to obtain or have a BSN)

    • CPR Certified: Healthcare Provider Level

    • Willing to apply for a teaching license (no classes required - assistance provided to obtain)

    • Clean Criminal History

    • Preferred: experience in working with high school students

    • Preferred: experience teaching

    • Must be passionate about the profession and enjoy working in health care

    • Must be COVID 19 vaccinated

Physical Demands

    • Ability to pick up items and carry items up to and over 25lbs

    • May need to sit or stand for extended periods of time

    • Stooping or bending

    • Must be able to perform the 21 CNA skills as demonstrated to students

Work Schedule

    • Calendar to be created annually with most duties between August 1-May 15

    • Teaching on clinical days approx. 6:30am-3:30pm during the work week

    • Some nights and weekends as needed for make-up instruction

    • Contracted forapproximately 50 days of instruction

    • Professional development days as requested and agreed upon

Salary/Benefits

    • $150 per day

    • Teacher's Retirement Service (TRS)



Contact the Program Director with questions and to apply:

Laura Sullivan

EIEFES 340

1617 Lake Land Blvd

Mattoon, IL 61938

lsullivan@eiefes.k12.il.us

217-258-6283

Our office provides a wide variety of services to area educators and students in our region. Check out our website, www.eiefes.k12.il.us, for more information about the services we provide.


College and Career Pathway Endorsement Coordinator - Pilot Project

College and Career Pathway Endorsement Coordinator - new 3 year position

New pilot program seeks to hire an individual to work with area school districts in Coles, Clark, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Effingham, Moultrie, and Shelby counties to develop and/or expand access to a range of experiences that will position students to earn new College & Career Pathway Endorsements.

This position is a 3-year temporary position that is renewed annually with the availability of grant funds.


Essential Functions:

Assist area school districts in preparing to implement College and Career Pathway Endorsements

  • Support districts in administering and creating systems to use data from career interest, personality, or skills surveys and inventories completed by students in EFE system

Assist the districts with the development of better systems for career counseling to students and conduct Career Plan development and assessment with students

Solicit industry professionals to participate in advisory committees, sponsoring team-based challenges, or other work-based learning efforts

  • Serve as liaison between CTE educators and staff, EFE System personnel, school counselors, social service and government agencies, community colleges and universities and employers within the EFE System to coordinate efforts toward increasing work-based learning and dual-credit

    • Coordinate with the Local Workforce area Career Planners

  • Collaborate with educators to identify, incorporate, and embed work-based learning opportunities into both CTE and core coursework

    • Understand and structure and local/regional context of the Education for Employment (EFE) System, including its districts, it CTE programs, student and community demographics, leading and emerging industries

    • Understanding of and proven ability/passion to work with diverse populations, including Special Populations and defined by Perkins V

    • Contact and work with local employers for work-based learning opportunities including but not limited to career exploration, job shadowing, professional mentoring, internships, and apprenticeships. Keep the information current in the ISBE work-based learning database for the CTE system


Preferred qualifications:

Experience: Two years working with career advisement, youth services, and/or workforce training

Education: 60 or more credit hours or Associate's Degree

Ability to carefully track data and program outcomes


Physical Demands:

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment, with the ability to lift up to 40 lbs with proper technique.

This job requires regular travel to schools in the EIEFES 340 region as well as to business and educational partner sites.


Terms of Employment:

This is a 10 month position

35 hours per week, Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm

Paid holidays, Bi-monthly payroll

Position may qualify for IL Municipal Retirement Fund or TRS pension depending on qualifications

Must have a clean background check


To apply for this position, please send your cover letter and resume to:

Laura Sullivan, Director

EIEFES 340

1617 Lake Land Boulevard

Mattoon, IL 61938

lsullivan@eiefes.k12.il.us

Phone: 217-258-6283


*Position duties may change as dictated by the grant


Health Occupations Teacher - location Paris IL (posted 3/18/2022)

Health Occupations Teacher Detailed Job Description

We are hiring a full-time teacher to work in our Paris Program beginning Fall 2022! Our Health Occupations program prepares area high school students to be valuable members of a health care team through in-depth instruction on physiology, anatomy, medical terminology while providing career information to help students explore a wide variety of health care careers. Our program includes the training needed to sit for the state CNA examination.

Position

    • This position is teaching Health Occupations to area high school students. Teachers will teach the CNA curriculum as outlined by IDPH, with additional in-depth physiology, anatomy, and terminology. Teachers also provide career information to help students explore a variety of health care careers while learning employability skills including the training needed to sit for the state CNA examination

    • Full-time, 9 1/2 month position, approx Aug 1-May 15 (school-based calendar)

    • Teaching location is in our Paris Classroom on the Horizon Health Hospital campus

    • This position requires classroom instruction and clinical instruction in a patient care setting

Job Duties

  • Teach and enhance health occupations curriculum as coordinated with director and other program teachers

  • Provide guidance and support for all classroom and clinical activities including:

o Creating power point lessons

o Creating worksheets, tests, and curriculum items to enhance learning

o Use Google Classroom to post notes, lessons, and to video record class lectures

o Providing hands-on skills lessons in preparation for working with patients

  • Attend Teacher meetings as announced

  • Arrange Class Speakers to come into class where appropriate

  • Work with area School Districts to assist with student recruitment

  • Enforce class policy

  • Work with school districts or Director if there are student issues to be addressed

  • Submit student grades to school districts at end of each Quarter

  • Work with Lake Land College to offer dual credit to students for course content

  • Work with hospital staff for collaboration with class/students

  • Work with Business Partners to provide on-site experiences for students

  • Partner and collaborate with other teachers as needed

  • Other duties as required by Director or needed by students

Minimum Requirements

    • Registered Nurse with over 2 years of experience and at least 1 year working in long-term care &/or med-surg

    • IDPH Approved CNA Educator (assistance provided to obtain or have a BSN)

    • CPR Certified: Healthcare Provider Level

    • Willing to apply for a teaching license (no classes required - assistance provided to obtain)

    • Clean Criminal History

    • Preferred: experience in working with high school students

    • Preferred: experience teaching

    • Must be passionate about the profession and enjoy working in health care

    • Computer Experience: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Google Classroom

    • Must be COVID 19 vaccinated

Physical Demands

    • Ability to pick up items and carry items up to and over 25lbs

    • May need to sit for extended periods of time

    • Stooping or bending

Work Schedule

    • Calendar to be created annually with most duties August 1-May 15

    • Teaching Full-time7:00-3:30pm, Monday-Friday with time as needed outside of class to prepare

    • Some nights and weekends as needed

    • Contracted for up to 180 days of instruction

    • Professional development days as requested and agreed upon

Salary/Benefits

    • $37,000 annual salary paid during school year

    • Teacher's Retirement Service (TRS)

    • 2 Personal Days/10 Sick Days


Contact Program Director with questions and to apply:

Laura Sullivan

EIEFES 340

1617 Lake Land Blvd

Mattoon, IL 61938

lsullivan@eiefes.k12.il.us

217-258-6283

Our office provides a wide variety of services to area educators and students in our region. Check out our website, www.eiefes.k12.il.us, for more information about the services we provide.