Employment

  • Current Openings:

Springfield Urban League Employment Application (pdf)

Please submit completed Springfield Urban League Employment Applications to:

employment@springfieldul.org.

21st Century

AmeriCorps

Summary: The Springfield Urban League's AmeriCorps Program is designed to engage AmeriCorps members in direct service and capacity-building to address unmet needs. Activities may include supervising, tutoring and mentoring youth, assisting disaster victims, helping with community gardens, assisting with the organization of community programs (i.e. job preparedness, healthy lifestyles, financial literacy, etc.) and also mobilize community volunteers to strengthen the capacity of the organizations where they serve.

Please submit a Letter of Interest to the Springfield Urban League, Inc., Office of Human Resources, 100 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703. Open until filled.

Head Start

  • Bus Driver (pdf) (Full-time and part-time positions available for Springfield and Jacksonville.)

Summary:  The position of the Bus Driver for the 0-5 Head Start program is responsible for maintaining compliance and safely transporting children to and from the Head Start Program on a daily basis.

Please submit a Letter of Interest and completed Employment Application to the Springfield Urban League, Inc., Office of Human Resources, 100 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703

Summary:  The position of the Bus Monitor for the 0-5 Head Start program is responsible for maintaining compliance and safely transporting children to and from the Head Start Program on a daily basis.

Please submit a Letter of Interest, Resume and Application to the Office of Human Resources, Springfield Urban League, Inc. 100 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703.

Summary:  The classroom teacher regardless of race, creed, or disability is primarily responsible for the educational program in the classroom as well as promoting family involvement in the classroom. Through training and other activities, the teacher will provide a creative atmosphere for the growth and development of the total child.

Please submit a Letter of Interest, Resume and Application to the Director of Human Resources, Springfield Urban League, Inc. 100 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703.

 Summary:  The classroom teacher regardless of race, creed, or disability is primarily responsible for the educational program in the classroom as well as promoting family involvement in the classroom. Through training and other activities, the teacher will provide a creative atmosphere for the growth and development of the total child.

Please submit a Letter of Interest, Resume and Application to the Director of Human Resources, Springfield Urban League, Inc. 100 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703.

Summary: The Family Resource Advocate provides supportive services to families at the site level by forming partnerships with families and by linking them with Head Start Coordinators and community resources that will help them attain family goals. These services include the facilitation of health requirements for enrolled children.

Please submit a Letter of Interest, Resume and Application to the Office of Human Resources, Springfield Urban League, Inc. 100 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703.

Summary:  The position of Maintenance Worker regardless of race, creed, or disability is responsible for building and grounds maintenance at all requested Head Start sites in Morgan County.

Please submit a Letter of Interest, Resume and Application to the Office of Human Resources, Springfield Urban League, Inc. 100 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703.

Summary: The Site Manager reports directly to the Head Start Director and has the overall responsibility of the day-to-day operation of the site as well as promoting parent involvement and providing a creative atmosphere for the growth and development of the total family throughout the Springfield Urban League Head Start Program.

Please submit a Letter of Interest, Resume and Application to the Office of Human Resources, Springfield Urban League, Inc. 100 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703.

The position of Special Needs Assistant regardless of race, creed, or disability, will assist the classroom team by attending to the special needs of an assigned child using positive reinforcement of the classroom rules. The Special Needs Assistant will also carry out the developmental plan to help the child learn to control himself or herself with little assistance of the Special Needs Assistant. Open until filled.

Please submit a Letter of Interest, Resume and Application to the Director of Human Resources, Springfield Urban League, Inc. 100 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703.

The position of the Teacher Assistant regardless of race, creed, disability is to assist the teacher and the children on a daily basis. The Teacher Assistant is responsible for promoting family involvement in the classroom as well as creating an atmosphere in the classroom that promotes growth and development of the total child.

Please submit a Letter of Interest, Resume and Application to the Office of Human Resources, Springfield Urban League, Inc. 100 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703.

Health Initiatives

Male Involvement Program

  • 100 North Eleventh Street
    Springfield, IL 62703
    Phone: 217-789-0830
    Fax: 217-789-9838