Employment Opportunities
2300 West Main Street, Mendota, IL 61342
Phone- 815-539-7446, Bilingual- 815-539-8377
Fax- 815-539-3103
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Mendota High School is seeking a full-time Special Education teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. Applicants must be skilled in working with student accommodations, classroom and behavior management, developing lesson plans for diverse needs, and differentiating instruction based upon students’ unique communication and cognitive abilities. Effective communication, organization, and strong collaboration skills with other professionals are essential to this position. 

Teacher will assume responsibility as case manager for each student on caseload by providing and completing necessary documentation for IEP meetings, coordinating and monitoring related services, implementing individualized objectives to attain goals, monitoring student progress, and providing progress reports. 

We are a 1:1 school, and we strive to offer the most effective technology to benefit instruction and ensure digital citizenship. Our life skills program offers career opportunities to students. Paraprofessionals are an integral part of the life skills program, and another full-time teacher teaches a second life skills classroom.

Qualifications

  • Valid IL Professional Educator License endorsed in Special Education (LBS1 Certification)
  • A desire to make a difference in young lives.
  • The ability to work collaboratively with colleagues toward continuous improvement. 
  • Demonstration of a positive, growth-oriented mindset.

Salary/Benefits

MHS pays a competitive compensation based on education and experience, as negotiated by the collective bargaining agreement.

Additional Notes

MHS is a 9-12 high school district with updated technology and facilities. Visit who we are at www.mendotahs.org or through our Mendota HS App on the Google Play or Iphone App store. 

Multiple extra-curricular activities are available, including the following: VARSITY BOYS BASKETBALL COACH, ASSISTANT GIRLS TRACK COACH, ASSISTANT GIRLS BASKETBALL COACH. More vacant positions TBA.

How to Apply

Send letter of interest, resume, copy of transcripts, copy of Professional Educator Licence, and a listing of 3 professional references with phone numbers to: Mrs. Denise Aughenbaugh, Principal, Mendota High School, 2300 West Main Street, Mendota, IL  61342 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Job Posting Date

2/23/2021

Application Deadline

3/23/2021

Start Date

8/11/2021

Duties

MHS is seeking a Spanish teacher to cover an eight-week family leave. Classes include Spanish II, Spanish III, and Spanish IV. 

Qualifications

Current IL licensure for substitute teachers.

Salary/Benefits

$90 per day

Additional Notes

Dates approximately April 6, 2021 to June 4, 2021.

Email Address

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Job Posting Date

1/6/2021

Application Deadline

3/31/2021

Start Date

4/6/2021