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Job Title:

High School Education/Diploma Instructor

Job Post ID:


Posted Until:







1st Shift


Full Time



Job Description:

The HSE/HSD Instructor provides individualized and flexible academic instruction to facilitate students’ attainment of learning gains and high school diplomas or equivalent.

1. Develop lesson plans in alignment with state and Job Corps standards and utilize evidence-based approaches to address students’ various learning styles and promote program completion.
2. Ensure documented accommodations are provided to students in collaboration with the Disability Coordinator.
3. Maintain discipline and manage the learning environment to ensure quality and safety conducive to instruction and learning.
4. Maintain strict accountability of students during the training day, take attendance in real time in the Center Information System (CIS) each class period, and assist students to report to the appropriate class when needed.
5. Maintain strict compliance with data integrity standards in administering student tests, recording attainments, and documenting training hours.
6. Collaborate with career technical training instructors to provide contextual learning and applied academic lesson plans.
7. Participate on the career management team (CMT) to evaluate student progress, provide regular feedback on goals, achievements, and career success skills, and project students for completion.
8. Support the Zero Tolerance policy and center Behavior Management Plan to promote a safe environment and cooperate with center leadership to record student incidents in the appropriate systems.
9. Proactively rewards students for achievements and positive behavior and enter positive incident reports in CIS.
10. Participate in ongoing professional development to enhance student learning and employability.
11. Monitor supplies, equipment and instructional materials and submits work orders, purchase orders and requests to management in a timely manner.
12. Participate in the student scheduling process and recommend adjustments to best meet student needs.
13. Participate in department meetings and all mandated PRH and Strategix training.
14. Maintain accountability of staff, students, and property and adhere to safety practices.
15. Promote a harassment-free environment.
16. Utilize information systems and handle student data in strict adherence to Job Corps and Strategix policies to protect student’s personally identifiable information (PII) and reduce network security threats.
17. Adhere to and model Strategix servant leadership culture values: Honor Others, Inspire Vision, Choose Integrity, People First, Balance Focus with Flexibility, Serve with Humility, and Innovate and Disrupt

Job Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree from accredited institution and two years of teaching experience. State teaching certification. (Waivers may be considered for otherwise qualified individuals, but certification must be pursued in a reasonable timeframe). Excellent customer service and conflict resolution skills.
Previous Job Corps experience and five years of teaching experience


As a full-time employee, you will be eligible for Strategix’s compensation package including health benefits from United Health Care (UHC) Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans. Our medical insurance includes nationwide POS (PPO equivalent), EPO and HMO options ranging from Bronze to Platinum levels with an employer contribution of 60% and an employee contribution of 40% for all plans. Our dental and vision insurance includes an employer contribution of 75% and an employee contribution of 25% for the respective corporate selected plans.

Additional benefits include:

401(k) with Company Match
2 weeks of Vacation Days per calendar year
40 Hours of Sick Leave
10 Paid Federal Holidays
Life and Disability Insurance
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Health Savings Accounts (HSA)

Company Information

Joliet Job Corps Center operated by Strategix Management

Application Instructions:

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