Resources: Employment Opportunities


Employment Opportunities at Grace Lutheran Church and School


Part-time Reading Specialist at Grace School

Grace School is seeking a part-time (mornings) reading specialist for the 2016-17 school year. The candidate should have a masters degree in reading or be currently working on one. The teacher will work with students in grades 1-4 in both small group and co-teaching formats. The teacher will be a participant in the Grace Lutheran Church and School community. Experience within the Lutheran or another Christian educational system is a plus. Resume and cover letter should be e-mailed to

Parish Nurse (part-time)

Grace is seeking applications for a part-time parish nurse (approximately 20 hours/week) to promote wholistic health, with an emphasis on spiritual care, to the extended church community.  Major accountabilities include integration of faith and health, personal health counseling, health education, referral assistance, health care advocacy, and collaboration with support groups and volunteer services.  The position includes regular office hours, some evening and weekend work, as well as presence in Sunday worship twice monthly.  We seek a Registered Nurse with at least five years' recent clinical nursing experience and current CPR/AED certification.  A Bachelor's degree in nursing is strongly preferred, and a Master's degree in nursing or a related field is desirable.  Completion of a Parish Nurse Basic Preparation Course within the first year of employment is required.  The successful candidate must have a demonstrated commitment to parish nursing and ministry designed to provide for the integration of body, mind and spirit.  Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest and resume to Parish Nurse Search Committee, Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division St., River Forest, IL 60305 or email to

Detailed position description here.