Job Posting

JOB POSTING: Health Aide at K-8/High School

We are currently seeking applicants for a health aide to work with our school nurses to serve students with health issues/concerns and assist with COVID-19-related tasks such as contact tracing.  This is a full-time position for the remainder of the 2021-2022 school year.

Applicants must meet qualifications to be a school paraprofessional. Those qualifications are as follows:

At least 19 years of age
ONE of the following:
-Associate’s degree or higher
-60 semester hours of coursework
-High School Diploma or GED and a score of 460 or higher on the ETS Parapro
-High School Diploma or GED and the following scores on the ACT Workkeys:
Applied Mathematics/Applied Math (with a score of 4)
Reading for information/Workplace Documents (with a score of 4)

To apply, please complete a Support Staff Application.  A District 300 Support Staff Application may be picked up from the District Office or can be accessed and downloaded from our website at this link: Applications may be returned by e-mail to Administrative Assistant Denise Hirsch at or turned in at the District Office at 845 E. Jackson St. 

Applications should be turned in by 4:00 PM on Friday, October 1, 2021. 

If you have any questions regarding the position, please call the Du Quoin CUSD 300 office at 542-3856.