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Grace is looking for Extended Day Care workers.

Grace Lutheran School, located on the corner of Division and Bonnie Brae in River Forest, has several openings for Extended Day Care beginning immediately.

Extended Day Care Job Description:
To provide dependable, safe, and secure care, as well as homework assistance to children, ages 3-14 after and before school at Grace Lutheran Church and School.

Extended care hours available:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 2:45-6pm; Wednesday 2-6pm

• On occasion, evening hours are added for conferences, open houses, or other special events.
• Work schedules are created around student’s class schedule each semester.


• Experience in caring for children between the ages 3-14 with the ability to adapt and interact with each child and their varying needs.
• At least 19 years of age
• Satisfactory completion of background check and fingerprinting.
• Must adhere to the Grace Lutheran Church’s Child Safe Practices Policy Guidelines.

Pay Rate: $15/hr.

Contact: Principal Bill Koehne at 708-366-6900 or bkoehne@graceriverforest.org

Grace is looking for a Part-Time Long-Term Substitute Position in Jr. High Math

Grace Lutheran School in River Forest, IL is seeking a licensed teacher for a Long-Term Substitute position to teach 7th grade Algebra and 8th grade Geometry. This is a part-time position, 8:55-10:30 daily. The position is to be filled as soon as possible and last through the end of the 2023-24 school year. If interested, send a resume’ and letter of interest to Principal Bill Koehne at bkoehne@graceriverforest.org More information on the school can be found at www.graceschoolrf.org

What we strive for.


We center our lives around God’s grace and love. We worship God in daily devotions, prayer, and weekly chapel services. Children learn the story of Jesus’ love for us in religion classes. We put our faith into action in service projects and in the way we live with one another every day.

Academically rigorous

We provide challenging academics in an environment responsive to the unique needs of our students. Through individualized attention and support, our students consistently test well above national averages and are admitted into prestigious, college-preparatory high schools throughout the area.


We teach children to care for one another and for our world. We support and encourage them to be servant leaders, always striving to be an example for others. Whether in the classroom or on the playground, we guide our students as they learn to serve, stand up for each other, and take responsibility for their actions.