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School Communications Positions

Director of Communications and Public Engagement

Palos Community Consolidated School District 118 is hiring a full time Director or Communications and Public Engagement.  The Director of Communications and Community Engagement cultivates and strengthens strong relationships between the District, its stakeholders and the entire school community. The Director plans, organizes and implements the District’s public relations program to develop community understanding of school operations; gather community attitudes and desires for the District; secure adequate financial support for a sound educational program; help the community feel a more direct responsibility for the quality of education provided by their schools; earn the community’s good will, respect and confidence; promote a genuine spirit of cooperation between the school and the community; keep the news media accurately informed and; coordinate with the District Safety Coordinator to provide accurate and timely information to the appropriate individuals during an emergency. Learn more.

Communications Specialist

Hawthorn District 73 is hiring for a full time Communications Specialist. The Communication Specialist develops content to tell the story of Hawthorn District 73 and build the District’s brand locally, regionally and nationally. The ideal candidate will possess excellent written and visual storytelling skills including video production and social media experience. They will help shape the narrative about public education and District 73’s role in ensuring learning for all students.  Learn more.

Communications Coordinator

Marquardt School District #15 is hiring for a full time Communications Coordinator. The Communications Coordinator develops and enhances internal and external relationships, builds positive community perceptions, contributes to and encourages community involvement through engaging, relevant, and timely communications and interactions. Learn more.


Mundelein Consolidated High School District 120 is hiring for a full time Director of Public Relations. The Director of Public Relations is charged with improving District 120 and District 75's brand and digital presence.  This role is responsible for developing overall communications strategies and producing/coordinating high-quality, professional, exciting materials that maintain a consistent look, feel and "voice" in support of the District's mission.  This role is responsible for marketing materials, website development/updates, e-newsletters, press releases, community announcements, strategic planning materials, and annual reports.  The role also communicates with members of the community and the media, by engaging in social media dialogue and responding to phoned and email requests. Learn more.

Naperville Education Foundation has a part-time opening for a Marketing & Communications Coordinator.  The foundation seeks a creative collaborator to tell the NEF stories, build the NEF brand across multiple platforms, as well as manage multiple short- and long-term projects on deadline with great attention to detail. Learn more.

Yorkville CUSD 115 has a full time opening for a Spanish Translator & Family Outreach Specialist.  The Spanish Translator & Family Outreach Specialist serves the district's increasingly diverse populations through internal and external communications and outreach efforts across multiple platforms. Primary responsibilities include providing Spanish translation of district messages and communication documents; supporting the department's family and community engagement to increase awareness of available programs and resources; implementing districtwide outreach programs to connect with the district's underserved populations to help reduce achievement gaps; and assisting in the creation of effective, visually appealing, professional, and timely two-way communications through a variety of communication vehicles including video, audio, online, and print to ensure communication to all stakeholders.  Learn more.

Communications Coordinator

District 214 is hiring for a full time Communications Coordinator.  The Communications Coordinator develops all content and strategic campaigns to help build the District's brand locally, regionally, and nationally. Possessing strong writing and editing skills and serving as the main point of contact for media, this individual secures strategic media placements to help shape the narrative about public education and District 214's role in developing innovative solutions to help students discover their future.  Manages department projects and leads storytelling content development and distribution through all digital platforms including websites, social media, video, podcast and emerging platforms and executes all marketing and community engagement initiatives, events and campaigns for the District, Community Education and Education Foundation. Learn more.

Visual Communications Coordinator

District 214 is hiring for a full time Visual Communications Coordinator.  The Visual Communications Coordinator manages and produces digital and design projects to ensure efficient production and effective storytelling and works closely with the Marketing and Multimedia Services Supervisor and District Production Services (214Studios) team to produce marketing products and digital content to align branding across the District.  Possessing strong graphic design, photo, video and audio production skills, creates printed, specialty and digital materials and daily content that is shared across all District 214 platforms and adheres to the highest quality standards and aligns branding across the schools, Community Education, Education Foundation, District and for external partners and clients. Working with clients, identifies opportunities to build strategic marketing and communications campaigns.  Learn more.