Updated: 1/8/2015

Member Districts and Vacancies


Teaching in the NW Chicagoland Area

Member District Locations


* Please note that there will be not be a NWPA Suburban Chicago Secondary Teacher Recruitment Fair this year (February 2015). Please check the website again in 2016. *



Oak Park and River Forest High School - Human Resources Department

The Northwest Personnel Administrators joined as a formal organization in the mid-1950's.  Comprised of administrators representing school districts in the North Shore / Northwest Chicago-suburban area, NWPA members assess regional staffing needs, provide a vital network to college and university teacher placement offices throughout the nation, and collaborate on school human resource protocols and practices. 

The Northwest Personnel Administrators are committed to developing and implementing policies, programs, and procedures designed to foster the highest standards in the recruitment and continuing professional development of the member school districts. 

NWPA Schools include Addison Trail/Willowbrook High School, Buffalo Grove High School, Elk Grove High School, John Hersey High School, Prospect High School, Rolling Meadows High School, Wheeling High School, Barrington Community School, Downers Grove Community High School, Evanston Township High School, Glenbard Township High School, Glenbrook High School, Highland Park/Deerfield High School, Hinsdale Township High School, Lake Forest High School, Lake Park Community High School, Leyden Community High School, Lyons Township High School, Maine Township High School, New Trier Township High School, Niles Township High School, Oak Park/River Forest High School, Palatine/Schaumburg Township High School, Proviso Township High School, and Stevenson High School.

Saturday - January 10, 2015, 8:00am to noon
Harper Community College – Wojcik Conference Center

The 8th annual Northwest Personnel Administrators’ Job Fair will be held on Saturday, January 10, 2015 at Harper Community College in Palatine, Illinois from 8:00am to noon. Practicing administrators seeking a change as well as aspiring administrators are invited to confidential interviews with representatives of the nineteen NWPA school districts.

Administrator Job Openings:

English Department Chair – Glenbrook #225 – Glenbrook South HS
Special Services Dept. – Downers Grove #99 - Downers Grove South HS
Asst Principal for Teaching and Learning – Leyden District #212 – West Leyden HS


Click on job title for more information.