1400 West Augusta Blvd, Chicago, IL 60642


Careers at the Settlement

Northwestern Settlement is a nonprofit organization located in and serving the West Town neighborhood of Chicago.

Our employees come from all walks of life and do all kinds of work, but we are all united in our commitment to bettering the lives of our neighbors and having a positive impact in our community.

We invite you to join in that commitment and set your unique abilities to work for our cause.

Available Positions

Candidates interested in one or more of the positions should see the individual position descriptions for directions to apply.

Director of Operations

Settlement Admin

Join the Settlement’s Leadership team to set strategy and strengthen support areas; ensuring that programs are able to operate with high quality support to steward the organization as it embarks upon its next phase of growth

Accounting Associate

Settlement Admin

Support the accounting team with all financial transcations

Group Worker

After School

Help lead after-school programs by providing an afterschool educational plan and instruction to a group of multi-cultural children

Data Management Aide

Early Childhood Education

Support the Early Childhood Education team by entering data into our database as required by COPA reporting standards

Technology Intern

Settlement Admin

DeVry and Northeastern Illinois students are encouraged to apply via your school’s work-study program

Communications Intern

Settlement Admin

Support the development office in communications through press, website content, and social media to promote events and Settlement programs

Marketing Intern

Settlement Admin

Support the development office through the creation of marketing materials, design, and written content to promote Settlement programs to current and prospective donors

Rowe Elementary School

K-8 Teacher and School Administration Openings

For K-8 teaching or school dealership opportunities please select below. 


Employee Benefits

In addition to the satisfaction of doing good work in the company of great people, Northwestern Settlement employees are also compensated with competitive earnings and an excellent benefits package.

Health and Wellness 

• Medical Insurance (including Dental and Vision)
• Long and Short Term Disability
• Voluntary Life
• Critical Illness
• Teladoc
• Paid Maternity Leave
• Group Term Life
• FSA for medical and dependent care

Financial Benefits

• 401k Retirement
• Roth Retirement
• Chicago Teachers’ Pension

Other Benefits

• Paid time off
• Paid holidays
• Employee Assistance Program
• Community Outreach Program
• Employee Recognition Events

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. Background investigations are required.