{{CurrentPage.Topics.DisplayName}} {{CurrentPage.Subtopic_x0020_Level_x0020_1}}


Discover an A+ Career in Education  

We would like to invite you to “Discover an A+ Career in Education” at the Illinois ​State Board of Education. Become a part of the transformation in education in the state. We are looking for innovative thinkers and visionaries, which will foster change to ensure that every child, from cradle to career, succeeds in Illinois.

Check out our career opportunities below!


Below you will find all of the current opportunities that are available​ at the Illinois State Board of Education.  You can choose to browse all opportunities or utilize the filters on the left to narrow down your choices! ​




IDEA Grants (Principal Consultant #1619)559 ​This position provides services for the fiscal and programmatic implementation and monitoring of state and federally funded education programs. Coordinates and/or participates as a member of a team of consultants in the development and/or revision of program guidelines, RFPs, rules, procedures and the provision of technical assistance and oversight, etc., to ensure the effective implementation of the programs. Provides technical assistance to program participants regarding implementation of the programs, and seeks to improve the quality of their programs. This position reports to the Division Administrator.8/24/2018 7:46:31 PMAssists in implementing and monitoring state and federally funded grant programs to ensure their effectiveness and compliance with all applicable programmatic and fiscal 2411https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/AllItems.aspxFalseSpecial Education Services1619
Finance and Business Services (Principal Consultant #1248)4133 ​This position provides specialized consultative services in the primary areas of finance and business services. (This position will work primarily in Winnebago, Ogle, LaSalle, Lee, or DeKalb county. Residency for this position is required within one of these counties to commence no later than 30 days following date of hire.) This position reports to the Division Administrator. 5/19/2017 5:49:28 PMProvides technical assistance to Regional Offices of Education (ROEs), district personnel, other administrative entities, and agency staff using a variety of indicators (e.g 1157https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/AllItems.aspxFalseSchool Business Services1248
Web Systems/SharePoint Administrator (Principal Consultant #102)4660 ​ISBE is looking for experienced talent to add to our IT team! This position will work collaboratively with IT staff to manage ISBE’s web presence and SharePoint environments. This position will be part of a dynamic and innovative team responsible for providing the infrastructure necessary to support sophisticated education technology architecture. This position functions under general supervision and reports to an IT Division Supervisor. 1/19/2018 6:17:19 PMSupports, configures, develops, troubleshoots and manages the overall health of ISBE’s web presence and SharePoint infrastructure Assists developers with content deployment, site 1426https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/AllItems.aspxFalseTechnology Support and Infrastructure102
Intern5320 The Illinois State Board of Education Professional Capital Internship program offers energetic and highly-motivated undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to gain experience with the Agency that serves the Illinois State K-12 educational system. This internship will integrate academic study with Agency responsibilities. Interns must possess self-motivation to permit professional development. Placements will be assigned throughout divisions within the Agency in areas such as Assessment and Accountability, Budget and Financial Management, Communications, Career and Technical Education, Educator Effectiveness, Federal and State Monitoring, Fiscal Support Services, Funding and Disbursements, Human Resources and Labor Relations, Information Technology, Internal Audit, Legal, Nutrition and Wellness, School Business Services or Special Education Services. All interns will complete an Internship Agreement with the Illinois State Board of Education, pass a background check, participate in Orientation process and complete an Internship Experience Assessment.4/5/2017 8:08:42 PMIndependently researches and prepares for review, policy documents, grant proposals, instructions, notices, memorandums, general rules and operating procedures as requested 3043https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/AllItems.aspxFalse
Deaf/Hard of Hearing & Deaf-Blind (Principal Consultant #1310)5770 ​This position is responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of programs which impact the services to students who have or are suspected of having a disability; monitors programs; acts as a communication link between various publics; provides programmatic consultation and assists in the division’s overall activities related to the support and improvements of educational programs. This position reports to the Division Administrator of Special Education Services. 1/17/2018 8:42:31 PMParticipates in statewide program development activities and provides programmatic technical assistance to educators, administrators, parents, organizations, other agencies and 1041https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/AllItems.aspxFalseSpecial Education Services1310
Physical Fitness Consultant (Principal Consultant #468)5933 ​​This position performs duties associated with improving student health and academic achievement through nutrition, physical activity, and the management of chronic conditions in schools; provides expertise for curriculum development that supports student achievement relative to the Illinois Learning Standards for Physical Education and Health; designs and delivers staff development related to promoting adolescent health through the Center for Disease Control (CDC) grant; provides leadership for the implementation of standards-aligned instruction especially in health and physical development. This position reports to the Director.​ 8/20/2018 4:16:22 PMDevelops, implements, and maintains daily program operations for the comprehensive strategic plan for successful administration of the CDC Improving Student Health Grant 617https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/AllItems.aspxFalseRegulatory Support & Wellness468
Student Wellness (Principal Consultant #1268)11094 ​This position collaborates and consults with ISBE wellness team, Illinois school districts, and relevant service providers in all efforts designed to build differentiated supports for the promotion of school wellness. This position reports to the Division Administrator and Division Supervisor. 2/2/2018 8:17:20 PMCollaborates with other wellness team members (i.e., school nurse, school health, nutrition, social emotional and behavioral health and other health education consultants) as well 3686https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/AllItems.aspxFalseNutrition and Wellness Programs1268
Federal and State Grant Monitor (Principal Consultant #1374)11353 This position performs work ranging from moderate complexity applying practices and technical expertise in areas of accounting, audit, financial management and continuous improvement; as a member of a team, regularly coordinates monitoring programs with Local Education Agencies, Regional Offices of Education, Intermediate Service Centers and other clients for the purpose of determining fiscal and programmatic compliance with applicable federal and state rules and regulations, agency guidelines and the enhancement of the quality of the programs. (This position will work primarily in western suburbs. Residency for this position is required within one of the following counties - DuPage, Cook, Kendall or Kane - to commence no later than 30 days following date of hire.) This position reports to the Division Administrator.9/18/2017 3:00:34 PMAs a member of a team and regularly as the team coordinator initiates development of monitoring objectives and scope; initiates development of the monitoring program or 1974https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/AllItems.aspxFalseFederal and State Monitoring1374
IT Technical Lead/Business Intelligence (Principal Consultant #1605)12199 ​ISBE is looking for a new Technical Lead to add to our Information Technology team. Reporting to the Director of Information Systems, the position will provide day-to-day management of the agency’s Business Intelligence and data visualization projects. Provides guidance and acts as consultant to other divisional directors and administrators in the recommendation of Business Intelligence and data visualizations solutions. Performs reporting analysis for ongoing and proposed division projects. Represents division at agency meetings.2/5/2018 3:07:36 PMLeads Business Intelligence development team engaged in a wide range of data analytics and metrics optimization for agency's data warehouse projects A minimum of one year of 734https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/AllItems.aspxFalseInformation Systems1605
GATA & Contract Compliance (Principal Consultant #424)13785 ​This position performs duties to meet the needs of students with disabilities concentrated in the area of the Grants Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA), fiscal, budgetary compliance of state and federal special education expenditure; performs duties in the review, recommendation and monitoring of contracts, grants, and projects; develops and conducts in-service training and technical support, including presentations; serves as team member for monitoring and support services for school districts across the state. This position reports to the Division Administrator.​​ 6/25/2018 6:43:43 PMEnsures that the development and implementation of grants and contracts in the program areas are completed in compliance with GATA and all other state, federal and agency 536https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/AllItems.aspxFalseSpecial Education Services424

​Illinois State Board of Education provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

This page has been archived. The content on this page may no longer be in effect.
This page has been archived. The content on this page may no longer be in effect.

Contact Information