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Current Job Openings

Crab Orchard CUSD #3 is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

HS Mathematics



Applicants, to be considered, must be hold a valid license to Teach in the state of Illinois.  Applicants are directed to view the job opening on our website at www.cocusd3.org and to download the attached application.  All applicants will be required to undergo a background check.  All applicants must submit a letter of interest, resume, three references, and a completed application .  Items will be accepted until noon on Friday, May 7, 2021 in the Unit Office of the District.  Please direct all correspondence to Sy Stone, Superintendent, Crab Orchard CUSD #3, 19189 Cory Bailey Street, Marion, IL 62959.  Crab Orchard CUSD #3 is an EOE.


Pre-K-12 Principal


Join our staff as the school principal and lead a team of highly dedicated teachers and support staff in providing the best educational experience for our students. You will utilize your knowledge of curriculum development as you support the instructors in developing courses that adhere to the local and federal guidelines. With your strong leadership skills, you will guide teachers in creating a safe and effective environment for learning and conduct periodic evaluations to identify areas that need improvement. As our principal, you will represent our school at conferences and other events, networking with fellow administrators and instructors to remain abreast of relevant advances in education. As a key player in the school’s discipline, you will also have the opportunity to exercise your conflict management skills.

Job Responsibilities

Evaluate instructors and other staff members to ensure that the standardized curriculum is adhered to, and identify areas of improvement.
Discipline students according to school policy and enforce campus rules, such as the dress code and attendance policy.
Collaborate with teachers, parents and students to provide the best education for each student and assist them in their academic and professional goals.
Participate in hiring, training and other employment activities for instructors and secondary staff members to create a dynamite team.
Provide guidance and counseling services to students on their academic or vocational goals and offer assistance with behavioral modification programs.
Lead professional development programs for staff and encourage instructors to attend regional conferences to maintain the best academic programs.
Establish curriculum guidelines in collaboration with other administrators and instructors in the school district, and ensure that guidelines are adhered to.
Master’s degree in educational administration, Type 75
Experience as a principal or assistant principal preferred, but not a requirement
Excellent oral and verbal communication skills
Proven problem-solving skills
Coursework in conflict management
Commensurate with districts in the area.

How to Apply
Applicants, to be considered, must be licensed (or will be certified by time of employment) to be a Principal in the state of Illinois. Applicants are directed to view the job opening and application on our website at www.cocusd3.org.  All applicants must submit a resume, copies of University transcripts, copy of license to be a Principal in the state of Illinois, and three letters of reference.  Resumes will be accepted until position is filled.  Please direct all correspondence to Sy Stone, Superintendent, Crab Orchard CUSD #3, 19189 Cory Bailey Street, Marion, IL 62959.  Crab Orchard CUSD #3 is an EOE.


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