Careers

Are you looking for a challenging position with an innovative organization that's making a difference in the lives of Iowa students? Make iJAG your destination.

iJAG is building a "Future Ready" workforce. We are responsible for over 18 years of success with students - iJAG provides a  leadership and career readiness program to students who have experienced trauma andmultiple barriers to success. Our program develops projects that are connected to performance competencies which are needed in order for our students to: succeed in school, thrive in the workplace, and lead productive and fulfilling lives. Our vision is to lead every iJAG student to graduation, post-secondary education, a successful career, and life-long learning.

iJAG is committed to making education in Iowa even better. We are doing this by working closely with school districts across the state to decrease dropout rates and increase graduation rates. We are also responsible for guiding and helping develop students who are at the highest risk of disengaging and/or dropping out of school. iJAG students need additional support - are you up to the challenge?

If you're a highly motivated and self-disciplined individual looking for exciting mission-driven work. You may have the special capabilities to succeed in iJAG classroom. 


Current Openings:

All interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to:

Education Specialist (9-10): Rock Island High School - IL, Perry High School
iJAG seeks a high school Education Specialist to fill a positions at Rock Island High School in Rock Island, Illinois and Perry High School in Perry, IA.   The Specialists will facilitate our performance-based program working with 9-10 graders.  These full-time, year-round positions requires dedicated educators who are confident, self-starters who can work collaboratively with our school and community partners. Experience with project-based and experiential education, school-to-work transition, career guidance, and service learning is preferred.  

2017-18 Volunteer Iowa: iJAG Employer & Community Engagement (VISTA)

iJAG (Iowa Jobs for America's Graduates)
Attn: Hiring Committee
Grimes Building, 3rd Floor
400 E. 14th Street
Des Moines, Iowa50319

Fax: 515-242-5618

Email: Susan.Hanson2@Iowa.gov