Aurora University seeks talented staff and administrators who are
passionate about supporting an inclusive community dedicated to the
transformative power of learning.
The Coordinator of Educators Rising
supports learning by supporting the AU EdRising Club and Fox Valley
and Woodstock area high school Educators Rising Chapters. Events
and activities are coordinated both on and off campus to encourage
AU members to enhance their teaching skills and high school
students to enter the field of education. The Educators Rising
Coordinator functions under the direction of the School of
Represents Aurora University in the most positive manner with
prospective, former and current students, clients, suppliers, and
the community we serve. Interacts effectively with a diverse group
of faculty, staff, students and other customers of our service,
learns and uses operating practices of the department and Aurora
Upholds the Mission Statement:Aurora University an
inclusive community dedicated to the transformative power of
Handles all information with tact and discretion and recognizes
the confidential nature of university business.
Supports learning through performance of essential job
functions and performing other duties and functions as necessary or
Essential Job Functions:
Serves as a liaison between Fox Valley area high school chapter
advisors and students and Aurora University administration,
faculty, students and staff.
Assists in the relationship development process, and maintains
and evaluates those relationships with the surrounding communities,
area high school advisors, students and administration, as well as
University administration, faculty, students and staff.
Coordinates on and off campus events and activities where the
high school students are learning about education related careers
and engaging in education related programs and projects.
Orients, guides and develops the cadre of Educators Rising
advisors by providing Advisor Network meetings.
Plans, prepares and supervises the annual summer Educators
Rising Leadership Training for members and Advisors.
Plans, prepares and facilitates the annual Partnership
Breakfast bringing together local school district superintendents,
principals, Teachers’ Union representatives, Educators Rising
Advisors, Educators Rising Chapter Presidents, as well as
University administration and faculty.
Coordinates and conducts on-site visits to local high school
Educators Rising Chapters.
Collects and maintains data on the ethnic, racial and gender
diversity of the membership from each Educators Rising Chapter,
providing information to the University for Accreditation and
Essential Job Requirements:
- Bachelor’s Degree minimum required, Master’s preferred
- K-12 Classroom teaching experience, required
- Illinois Professional Educators License, required
- High School Educators Rising experience, preferred
- Communication, clerical and technology
- Sitting, standing, moving about campus, and computer use.
- Able to commute between the two campuses.
Benefit-eligible positions offer excellent benefits including
health, dental, life, vision, long term disability, a 403(b)
retirement plan through TIAA, and tuition remission. Please send
resume with cover letter and contact information for three
references including name, telephone and email address.
347 South Gladstone Ave
Aurora, IL 60506
630-844-5650 - fax
Aurora University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.