Employment Opportunities
2300 West Main Street, Mendota, IL 61342
Phone- 815-539-7446, Bilingual- 815-539-5193
Fax- 815-539-3103

Mendota High School is accepting applications for a 2017 Cross Country Coach. Some experience as a head Cross Country coach or assistant coach at the high school or middle school level is preferred but not required. Must possess or be willing to learn effective coaching techniques and skills. Must possess or be willing to learn a thorough knowledge of the rules, regulations, strategies, and techniques of the sport. Must possess the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with school administrators, parents, and students.  If applicants are not a licensed IL teacher, then IHSA ASEP certification is required upon hiring.  The Cross Country coach will be paid $4,428 per the MEA Association Contract.

Please apply to Athletic Director, Mr. Steve Hanson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  You may also mail materials to Mendota High School, 2300 West Main Street, Mendota, IL  61342.  

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District Name: Mendota Twp #280
Building Name: Mendota High School
Address: 2300 W. Main St.
Mendota, IL   61342
Phone Number: (815)539-7446
Fax Number: (815)538-2026

Region: Starved Rock
County: LaSalle
Type of Employment: Full-time permanent
Job Category: Family and Consumer Sciences
Grade Level: Secondary
Salary/Benefits: Per Association Contract as posted on district website. MHS is entering year 3 of a 5 year collective bargaining agreement.
Duties: Full-time Family and Consumer Science teacher with extra-curricular opportunities. MHS offers a well-rounded FCS curriculum. 2017-2018 courses offered include the following: Styles and Textiles I & II, Nutrition and Culinary Arts I & II, Child Development, Bakery and Business, and Personal Living.
Qualifications: Proper IL Licensure
Additional Notes: MHS teachers are asked to teach 5 of 7 periods with two duty-free preps daily. The high school building is 14 years old with modern FCS kitchen equipment and newer sewing machines. The candidate of choice will have the opportunity to collaborate with other CTE teachers and further enhancement curriculum opportunities. Advanced students may take coursework at the La Salle-Peru Area Career Center. Extra-curricular opportunities are available in athletics, girls track, and club/class sponsorships.

School/District Link: http://www.mendotahs.org
Job Posting Date: 6/9/2017
Application Deadline: 6/20/2017
Start Date: 8/14/2017

How to Apply: Please send letter of interest, resume, copy of teaching credentials (copy of transcripts, copy of license), to Mrs. Denise Aughenbaugh, Principal, Mendota High School, 2300 W. Main Street, Mendota, IL 61342. **Interviews will be conducted as applications are received prior to the application deadline date.
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Substitute Teachers

Interested applicants should submit letter of interest, complete the substitute teaching application at Mendota High School or available online at https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B7nc3wHYNsdPVVlaVlh2WVFKVVE,  and provide a copy of credentials.  Please contact or send requested information to:


Mrs. Stacie Biers

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Mendota Township High School

2300 West Main Street

Mendota, Illinois  61342

Or call

 815-539-7446 ext. 540

Rate of Pay is $90 per day.  Additional subbing periods are compensated at $18 per hour.