Based on open positions, Quest Academy offers private school teaching jobs in the Chicago area. Quest Academy complies with the law regarding reasonable accommodation for disabled persons. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application process are requested to contact the Quest Academy Director of Finance & Operations in order to arrange such accommodation.
We are an equal opportunity employer and make all employment decisions, including those related to recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, and recognition of individuals on the basis of their ability and job related qualifications and without discrimination based on race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other classification proscribed under applicable federal, state, or local law. You may submit a copy of a current resume; however an application must be completed in full in order to be considered for employment. Please completely fill out our application. Failure to complete all sections may disqualify you from consideration for employment.
The school requires of each new employee evidence of freedom from communicable disease, including tuberculosis. This evidence shall consist of a tuberculin skin test and, if appropriate, an x-ray performed by a physician licensed in Illinois or any other state to practice medicine in all its branches, an advanced practice nurse who has a written collaborative agreement with a collaborating physician that authorizes the nurse to perform health examinations, or a physician assistant who has been delegated the authority to perform health examinations by his or her supervising physician not more than 90 days preceding the date on which the report of the test results is presented to the school's chief administrator.
Please send completed application (see above): Tricia Angle
The Quest Extended Day Program staff are responsible for the well-being and supervision of preschool and elementary age children. We provide a safe, nurturing, and supportive environment where children can enjoy both free play and planned activities.
Monitor student daily attendance.
Set-up and clean-up program in cafeteria on a daily basis.
Help plan, prepare and implement daily snacks and activities for children.
Supervise recreational and snack periods.
Attend the three full-day programs offered during the academic year.
Other duties as assigned by the Extended Day Program Director.
Quest Academy is looking to add qualified people to its substitute teacher list.
Substitutes must have a Bachelor’s Degree and be an experienced teacher.
Quest Academy is accepting applications for a STEAM Teacher to start in the 2017-2018 school year. Only candidates with classroom teaching experience will be considered. The duties and responsibilities of the STEAM Teacher involve instruction directly related to STEAM and computer science in our Innovation/Maker Lab. This person will have a strong passion for the subject and an energetic and enthusiastic attitude for teaching. Job responsibilities include planning all lessons in accordance with Quest curriculum guidelines and maintaining that curriculum, communicating with parents, collaborating with other teachers, maintaining student records, attending in-services and faculty meetings, and providing supervision as assigned. Salary is commensurate with experience and education. To apply, please send application, resume, and a letter explaining your educational philosophy to donna.halverson@
Quest Academy is accepting applications for a 5th Grade Classroom Teacher to start in the 2017-2018 school year. This person will have a strong passion for education and an energetic and enthusiastic attitude for teaching. Job responsibilities include planning all lessons in accordance with Quest curriculum guidelines and maintaining that curriculum, communicating with parents, collaborating with other teachers, maintaining student records, attending in-services and faculty meetings, and providing supervision as assigned. Experience with gifted students and independent schools is a plus. Salary is commensurate with experience and education. To apply, please send application, resume, and a letter explaining your educational philosophy to donna.halverson@questacademy.