The Regional Office of Education for Bureau, Henry, and Stark Counties is accepting applications for full-time Parent Educators/Home Visitors to provide services to Henry County families with children ages 0-3, utilizing the Parents as Teachers curriculum. Candidates should possess the knowledge, skills and sensitivity to respond effectively to families' community, cultural, and language backgrounds. Bachelor’s degree or like work experience required. Please send cover letter and resume to: Regional Office of Education, Attention Kim Sellers, 107 S. State St., Atkinson, IL 61235 by January 31, 2018. ... See MoreSee Less
ILLINOIS SHERIFF'S ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES SCHOLARSHIPS
The Illinois Sheriff's Association announces that it will be awarding over $53,500 in college scholarships throughout the State of Illinois to students wishing to pursue higher education during the 2018-2019 academic year.
The scholarships are to be applied to tuition, books and fees only. The student must be enrolled full-time at a certified institution of higher learning within the State of Illinois.
There will be no restriction on any applicant by reason of race, age, creed, color, sex or national origin. The only limitations are as follows:
- Applicants must be permanent Illinois residents. - Scholarships must be utilized at institutions of higher learning within the State of Illinois. - Students must be enrolled as a full time student during the 2018-2019 school year (excluding summer session).
Applications are now available at your local Sheriff’s Office or on the internet at www.ilsheriff.org. Students must complete the application; answer the essay question and return all documentation to the Sheriff’s Office in their permanent county of residence by March 15, 2018 (must be postmarked by this date).
For more information, please contact your local Sheriff’s Office, Illinois Sheriff’s Association, high school advising center or college financial aid office. ... See MoreSee Less