Job Opportunities

Join the Chicagoland Lutheran Educational Foundation Team

The Chicagoland Lutheran Educational Foundation team is made up of committed professionals who share Lutheran values and are dedicated to supporting our mission. Positions for which we are currently hiring are listed here.



Job Opportunities at the Foundation


Marketing & Enrollment Coordinator at Private Schools

The Marketing and Enrollment Coordinator is a three-fourths-time position that will serve as a key member of the school administrative team working with both Grace Christian Academy and Good Shepherd Christian Academy.

This position reports to the school principals and will interact extensively with parents, teachers, volunteers and other school stakeholders.

Requirements include:

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish
  • Serve as the primary contact for enrollment engagement and related activities
  • Coordinate the publication of all promotional materials

Apply on Indeed or contact Nicole Brennan (, 630-595-9310 x 103 for more details and to discuss the specifics of the position.


Speech Therapist

Chicagoland Lutheran Educational Foundation is seeking an individual or agency to provide in-person speech and language therapy in our Lutheran schools. Hours and location vary based on current needs. The services would be provided under an Independent Contractor Agreement.

Requirements include:

  • Hold a Professional Educator License (PEL) in Illinois
  • Ability to switch to teletherapy as the situation requires

Please contact Cheryl Saiki at, 630-595-9310x 109, or 773-858-2081 to discuss the specifics of the position and rates to be paid.

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Job Opportunities in our Private School Network

High-quality teachers and school leaders are critical in preparing students to succeed. Our Christian schools look for dedicated educators — at preschool, elementary, middle, and high school levels — who take pride in creating the best learning experience possible. Current private school job openings are listed here.


St. John’s Lutheran School has Several Open Positions

St. John’s Lutheran School is looking to fill a variety of positions this summer and for the ’21-’22 school year.

Summer Camp Director – A Summer Camp Director is need for St. John’s beginning June 7, 2022.  The director is in charge of all aspects of Summer Camp.  These include but are not limited to, recruitment and supervision of workers, supervising campers, arranging for field trips, etc.  The camp director reports directly to St. John’s Principal.

Beginning August 2021:

Pre-School Teacher – A teacher is needed for St. John’s PS – 3 classroom.  The teacher is in charge of the PS – 3 program and works in conjunction with St. John’s Early Childhood Educators.

Kindergarten Teacher – A teacher is needed for St. John’s Kindergarten Classroom.  The teacher is in charge of the Kindergarten program and works in conjunction with the PS and PK teachers to coordinate learning opportunities for the Early Childhood Program at St. John’s.

Extended Care Director – St. John’s will be in need of and Extended Care Director for the 2021-2022 school year.  The director is responsible for recruiting and supervising workers.  The director is also expected to work either before school care or after school care.

More information on all of these positions can be gained by contacting Principal Dan Green at 773-736-1196 or email at


St. Paul Lutheran School has Immediate Opening for Full-Time Teacher

St. Paul Lutheran School (Austin), a private faith-based school in the Austin neighborhood, has immediate need for a full-time, in-person teacher: grades 5-6 in the mornings (social studies, reading, and science) and grades 7-8 in the afternoons (English and social studies). Email Mark Bersie ( with your resume and for more information.


Multiple Positions Open at Holy Family School

Holy Family School, a private faith-based school in the North Lawndale community, is seeking  a part-time bus driver.

Interested candidates please email a resume to Principal Dr. Candace Smith at


Grace Christian Academy Has Immediate Opening for Development Director

Grace Christian Academy is in need of a Development Director to develop relationships with new donors and strengthen relationships with existing donors. Please click here for a detailed job description.  Interested candidates please email a resume to principal Carlo Giannotta.


Multiple Openings at Concordia Place

Concordia Place, an early childhood center with multiple locations on the north side of Chicago, has a variety of teaching and administrative positions open. Please follow this link for more information and job descriptions.


St. Paul Early Childhood Center Seeks 2 Early Childhood Teachers for ’21-’22 

St. Paul Early Childhood Center, a Lutheran school community in Norwood Park that values and supports Christian education,  serves Pre-K through 2nd grade. Two Early Childhood teaching positions are now open for the ’21-’22 school year, starting August ’21.

Any inquiries can go to the principal, Jenna Scifo at


Walther Christian Academy (Melrose Park) Looking for a High School Science Teacher for ’21-’22 

Walther Christian Academy is seeking a High School science teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. We are a faith-based 250-student 6th – 12th grade Lutheran school preparing students for college and a Christian life. We are seeking an IL certified teacher with at least two years’ teaching experience to join us! Classes would include Biology, Anatomy, and potentially other life science courses.

To apply or to learn more, please contact Head of School Tim Bouman at