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Position: Social Studies Teacher
Columbia Central School
  • Valid Professional Educator License (PEL)
  • Middle School Social Studies endorsement
To Apply: Send letter of interest and resume to:
Mike Smith, Principal At:
or apply online at http://www.sd194.org/
Administration / Human Resources / Job Vacancies then click on
“On-line Application System”

Position: Night Custodian
Steger Primary Center
  • 2:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
  • $10.00 /hr
To Apply: Send letter of interest and resume to:
Melissa Cunha At:

Position: Columbia Central School Secretary
Areas of Professional Responsibility
include but are not limited to:
  • Maintain a positive and professional demeanor
  • Managing all student information and data entry in Power School
  • Confidential handling of student records and request for information
  • Background checks for building visitors (RAPTOR)
  • Printing of reports cards and student schedules
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other office staff
  • 8th grade Graduation planning and communication with parents
  • Purchase Requisitions in iVision
  • Substitute teacher and internal substitute coordination
  • Registration for new students and transfer requests
  • Interact with parents and building visitors
  • Purchasing of classroom supplies and office supplies
  • Grade Level Field Trip registrations and deposits
  • Teacher absence reports
  • Other duties assigned by the building Principal
Interested candidates
please apply online at:
(Administration/ Human Resources/ Job Vacancies then click on
On-Line Application System)
or send resume and letter of interest to:
Mike Smith, Principal
Include relevant work experience, resume and references.
Send email to

Position: Instructional Special Education Cross Categorical-Self-Contained Teacher
Type of Employment: Full-time positions
Grade Level: Columbia Central Middle School (Grade 5-8)
  • Professional Educator License (PEL) with LBS1 endorsements. Experience with Autism and students with behavioral challenges preferred.
Essential Job Functions:
  • Provide direct and indirect instructional support to students in a positive environment.
  • Employ special educational strategies and techniques during instruction to improve the development of sensory- and perceptual-motor skills, language, cognition, and memory.
  • Instruct students in academic subjects using a variety of techniques such as phonetics, multi-sensory learning, and repetition to reinforce learning and to meet students' varying needs and interests.
  • Teach socially acceptable behavior, as determined by the students’ individualized education programs (IEPs) by employing techniques in an overall positive behavioral support system.
  • Modify the general education curriculum for students with disabilities based upon a variety of instructional techniques and technologies.
  • Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining an environment conducive to learning for all students.
  • Meet with parents to discuss their children's progress and to determine priorities for their children and their individualized educational needs. • Confer with parents, administrators, testing specialists, social workers, and other professionals to develop individualized education programs (IEPs) designed to promote students' educational, physical, and social/emotional development.
  • Develop lesson plans and instructional materials and provide individualized and small group instructions in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil.
  • Design classroom activities and lessons with multiple levels so that all students both meet their IEP goals.
Start Date: August 23, 2017
To Apply: Apply online at http://www.sd194.org/ Administration / Human Resources
/ Job Vacancies then click on “On-line Application System”

We are currently seeking a Food Service Cashier/Prep Cook for Steger School District #194. We are seeking someone who is outgoing, organized, resourceful, has great initiative and is a dedicated team player. This position is responsible for assisting the facility Food Service Director in all aspects of food service operations.
Position: Food Service Cashier/Prep Cook
Duties of this position
include, but are not
limited to:
  • Assist with daily food preparation within an established production schedule following standardized recipes, preparation, and serving methods.
  • Exhibit knowledge of operation of all equipment in the kitchen.
  • Identify serving utensils, temperature, and correct portion size for serving.
  • Assure product is cooked and held at proper temperature for higher quality food attainable.
  • Follow accepted procedures for operating, cleaning, and caring for large equipment and small equipment.
  • Maintain high standards of sanitation in compliance to Health Department Regulations.
  • Maintain high personal hygiene as the basis for sanitation in the kitchen.
  • Maintain high standards of safety in the kitchen.
  • Responsible for storage and handling of foods; work with manager on maintaining organized inventory and storage; communicate product needs to director.
  • Report maintenance needs or equipment malfunction to director.
  • Perform major cleaning at regularly scheduled Intervals as designated by director.
  • In professional responsibilities:
    • Responsible for working in a courteous and cooperative manner with director, coworkers, and school staff.
    • Demonstrate ability to deal fairly and pleasantly with students.
    • Follow the policies and procedures set by the school district and Food Service Director.
  • Serve as cashier
  • Float between schools
  • Other duties as requested
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2-4 years’ experience in food service production
Reports to: Food Service Director
Job requirements:
  • Strong culinary, customer service, communication, teambuilding, and organizational skills required.
  • The ability to walk and stand for up to 8 hours and carry 30lbs.
  • Ability to work under crowded and noisy conditions without evidence of emotional fatigue.
  • Understand verbal and written instructions, and communicate via email and the telephone.
  • Utilizes time efficiently and productively.
  • Illinois Sanitation License or ServSafe recommended.
To Apply: Send cover letter and resume to:
Rachael Diehl at

Substitute Positions Available:
Position: Substitute Teachers
Substitute Teacher Aides
To Apply: Send letter of interest and resume to:
Sandy Giddins At:

Position: Food Service Sub
Responsibilities: Assist in all areas of food service
Location: All district schools
Hours: 7:00am - 1:30pm

To Apply: Send letter of interest and resume to:
Rachael Diehl, Food Service Director
Columbia Central School
94 W. Richton Road
Steger, IL 60475
or email to

Position: Custodian Substitutes
To Apply: Send letter of interest and resume to:
Melissa Cunha At:

Steger School District 194 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Paul Preuss, Steger School District 194
3753 Park Avenue, Steger, Il 60475, (708) 755-0022, Ext. 227

For further information on notice of non-discrimination, see the nearest OCR enforcement office. For the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, call 1-800-421-3481.