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Types of positions

As a part of the State Universities Civil Service System, Specialized Care for Children employs a variety of positions at offices located throughout the State of Illinois. Types of positions include:

  • Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Speech and Hearing Consultants
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Social Service Personnel
  • Clerical Personnel
  • Business/Accounting Personnel
  • Information Technology Personnel

To view current openings, visit our Career Search.

Competitive benefits

In addition to helping families of children with special health care needs, Specialized Care for Children offers a competitive benefits package. University of Illinois employees receive a variety of State of Illinois benefits, as well as University-specific benefits. Some of those benefits include

  • health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • civil union partner health insurance
  • flexible spending accounts
  • University retirement plans
  • employee assistance programs
  • recreation and wellness programs
  • tuition waivers
  • paid time off (beginning at 12 days per year for hourly staff and 25 days per year for salaried staff)
  • paid sick time (12 days per year)
  • various discounts from participating partners

For specific information on benefits refer to the University of Illinois Employee Benefits webpage.