Chicago Public Schools Home Ownership Program: To have a complete community experience, Chicago Public School teachers are required to live within the Chicago City limits. CPS employees can qualify for incentives to buy a home in Chicago. For more information, please contact the CPS Home Ownership Hotline at 312-461-3501. http://www.cps-humanresources.org/Careers/benefits.htm
Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program Placing math and science teachers in Chicago Public Schools The Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship program at Illinois State University seeks to encourage talented science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) majors and professionals to become K-12 mathematics and science teachers in the Chicago Public Schools.
The program will provide stipends and scholarships for 40 candidates enrolled in the Mathematics, Biological Sciences, and Chemistry Teacher Education programs. The award will cover the last two years of pre-service teacher education at Illinois State University making it ideal for current Illinois State students, community college transfers, and career-changing professionals.
The NSF award will provide a minimum of $10,000 per year. In addition, Illinois State University will waive tuition and most fees. Illinois State will also provide a $5,000 stipend for students who hold a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Biology, or Chemistry and are changing their careers to become teachers.
In return, recipients will commit to teach for at least two years in a Chicago Public School (CPS) upon successful completion of their teacher certification through Illinois State University.
Chicago Public School Jobs Architecture Automotive Horticulture, IT, Cosmetology MUCH MORE!! Chicago Public Schools is anticipating job openings for Career and Technical Education (CTE) classes for the ‘09-‘10 school year. Although educational experience and appropriate teacher certification are preferred, they are not necessary. However, a passion for training the next generation of workers is required.
We expect to have openings in: • Architecture • Agriculture / Horticulture • Automotive • Broadcast Technology • Business / Finance • Carpentry • Child Care • Cosmetology • Culinary • Electricity • Engineering • Graphic Design / Communications • Health Care • Hospitality / Tourism • HVAC / Sheet Metal • Information Technology • Manufacturing • Painting • Plumbing
Interested candidates should attend the Career and Technical Education job fair:
Friday, May 15, 2009, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00p.m. McCormick Place – West Building 2301 South Lakeshore Drive Chicago, IL 60616
Three copies of the applicant’s resume are required for entry. Registration does not begin until 12:45 p.m. and will conclude promptly at 2:30.
Please contact Rebecca Murphy in the Department of College and Career Preparation at email@example.com or 773-553-2479 for more information. Please visit http://www.chooseyourfuture.org/about/jobs for a complete job description.
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