HOW TO APPLY
Thank you for your interest in our district! We would love to welcome you aboard.
Please apply online at:
You may view our current postings by clicking the link above. If there are no open positions you would like to apply for, you may still submit an application indicating your areas of interest.
IMPORTANT: As part of our selection process, District #116 requests that all applications MUST be 100% complete prior to a candidate being considered for advancement in the interview process. Please take a few extra minutes to assure that all of the information is accurate and that all of the fields are filled in accordingly. Our promise to you is that we will provide you with an equal employment opportunity for a rewarding career to work alongside some of the best educators, administrators, and support staff in the industry. At District #116 we strive to make a positive difference in the lives of every child, every day.
NOTE: SUBSTITUTES NEEDED ON A CONTINUING BASIS
WHY CHOOSE ROUND LAKE 116?
First, let us introduce ourselves:
RLAS-116 is made up of a preschool, a kindergarten, five elementary schools, two middle schools, a high school and a transition center.
We are fortunate to have the opportunity to serve around 7,300 students in grades PK-12. Our students have a great advantage in that the District is quite diverse, offering them experiences not found in other places!
RLAS-116 currently employs approximately 950 outstanding and dedicated staff members.
Our staff are truly phenomenal. We foster a culture of support and camaraderie while working hard to benefit our students and community.
But don't just take our word on why you'll love working in RLAS-116! You can hear from our staff directly through our D116 Insider videos, available here: D116 Insider Project
For information on our awards and innovative programs, please visit our Key Facts page here: RLAS-116 Key Facts
One of the many unique programs in district 116 is our Health & Wellness Center, located at Round Lake High School. Ours is the only school-based health center in Lake County! Learn more here: Health & Wellness Center
For information on the Round Lake area communities, please visit our Community page here: Community
TOTAL COMPENSATION & BENEFITS
The table below shows the 2020-21 total compensation and benefits package for a new teacher. Dollar amounts for Sick Leave, Personal Leave, and Attendance Bonus would change based on an employee's salary.
2020-21 Teacher Starting Salary (BA, Step A)
Medical Insurance- Single PPO (we pay 100%)
Dental Insurance- Single PPO (we pay 100%)
Life Insurance- $50,000 policy (we pay 100%)
Employee Assistance Program (we pay 100%)
Sick Leave- 14 Days
Personal Leave- 3 Days
Tuition Reimbursement- maximum available
Attendance Bonus- maximum available
ESTIMATED ANNUAL TOTAL
We also offer other voluntary benefits such as vision insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, supplemental Life & AD&D insurance, 403(b) retirement savings, and more.
Classified staff such as teaching assistants, secretaries, bus drivers, and custodians are eligible for the same district-paid and voluntary benefits as teachers who work the same number of days per year.
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Questions About Applying?
For Certified positions, contact Stephanie Nordstrom at SNordstrom@rlas-116.org.
For Classified and Substitute positions, contact Luz Leal at LLeal@rlas-116.org.
Equal Employment Opportunity
The color, race, sex, nationality, religious affiliation, age, or handicap of any applicant seeking employment in School District 116 shall not be considered either a qualification or disqualification for any such employment.
District Closure 3/16/2020-3/27/2020
Due to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 Pandemic, RLAS-116 has made a decision to close the District effective Monday, March 16, 2020 through at least Friday, March 27, 2020. The administration will continue to assess the progress of this situation and will communicate any changes as additional information becomes available.
Illinois Minimum Wage Increased Effective 1/1/2020
Effective 1/1/2020, the minimum wage in the state of Illinois increased to $9.25 per hour. This will only affect our temporary student employees.
2019 W-2s Not Received/Questions
2019 W-2s are available on Skyward Employee Access. If you have any questions regarding your W-2, please contact Payroll at (847) 270–9011.