District 96 is hiring substitutes & instructional aides.

Substitutes Needed

Are you interested in earning at least $120 per day to ensure we are able to continue to offer in-person learning? 
You must hold a bachelor’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution of higher education to be eligible for a substitute license.

  • To apply for a substitute license issued by the Illinois State Board of Education see INFO
  • To apply to be a substitute in School District 96 click HERE.

Instructional Aides Needed

The District has 7 instructional aide positions open.

This is a 10-month position and works usually on days when students are in session; however, on some days this year instructional aides will work when students are learning asynchronously. Individuals must be eligible for a Paraprofessional license issued by the Illinois State Board of Education. Hourly rates begin at $19.57 an hour and include benefits.

Responsibilities: Assisting students who have specific identified needs to provide support in classrooms and supervising students during lunch and remote learning. 

Requirements for a Paraprofessional License: 

  • At least 19 years of age

One of the following:

  • Associate’s degree or higher
  • 60 semester hours of college coursework
  • High School Diploma or GED and a score of 460 or higher on the ETS Parapro
  • High School Diploma or GED and the following scores on the ACT Workkeys:
  • Applied Mathematics/Applied Math (with a score of 4)
  • Reading for information/Workplace Documents (with a score of 4)

To apply to be an instructional aide in District 96 click HERE.

Questions? Call 847.459.4260, ext. 8015.