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We have two (2) openings at NICIL!

We have two (2) positions open at NICIL! One is for a Program Specialist and the other is for a Direct Service Specialist. Both positions are important to NICIL and our consumers.

Overall NICIL operational hours are Monday through Thursday 8:00 am to 4:30pm however; the staff work hours are a bit different for each position. Consumer appointments, community events, outreach programming, etc., maybe be held on evenings, Friday’s, and sometimes weekends. All NICIL team members are expect to work per the needs of the agency.

Program Specialist – Monday through Thursday 8:00am to 5:30pm with a ½ hour unpaid lunch. This Specialist is involved with all aspects of NICIL and works closely with our team and consumers. Click here for job description Program Specialist

Direct Service Specialist – Monday through Thursday, 12:30 to 5:30 but hours vary based on NICIL and consumer needs. This Specialist will be teaching classes, visiting our referral partners, assisting in the details of all three (3) NICIL program. Click here for job description Direct Services Float

Application process is open from August 16, 2017 and closes at 4:30pm on Monday, August 21, 2017. Please follow the instruction to be considered.

We are excited for new team members to join our team! Our consumers deserve the very best team we can have! Become part of a great team and finally love the career you have been searching for!

Applications are ONLY accepted by mail or hand delivery. Applications are considered complete when instructions are followed. Click here for application instructions. Application Instructions

NICIL Employment Application: Employment Application

NICIL Office-Mailing NICIL Office-Drop off
PO Box 976 412 Locust St.
Sterling, IL 61081 Sterling, IL 61081

No phone calls, emails, text, or fax application or inquiries.

General Information
Our Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:30p.m.
Due to the budget impasses

Our Location:
412 Locust
Sterling, IL 61081

Phone: 815-625-7860
TTY: 815-625-7863
Toll Free: 888-886-4245
Fax: 815-625-7876

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