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The Job Offer and Beyond!

The Job Offer and Beyond!

The anticipation of receiving a job offer is exciting. Can it be overwhelming? Yes! But you will absolutely figure it out, with the additional assistance of Search Associates to guide you. Whether…

Candidate Stories

Nina Keller: From Intern to Highly-Qualified International Teacher

Nina Keller: From Intern to Highly-Qualified International Teacher

Nina Keller was already living overseas when she landed her first international teaching assignment. She had just graduated with a BSc in Political Science and a BA in Spanish at Portland State…

School Spotlights

International School of the Peninsula, Palo Alto, CA

International School of the Peninsula, Palo Alto, CA

The esteemed International School of the Peninsula (ISTP), a bilingual immersion school in Palo Alto, is now on Search Associates’ registry of schools. Founded by Charlotte de Géry in 1979, the…


 
GENERAL NEWS
Successful Search Hong Kong Fair 2017 | February 15, 2017

The annual Search Associates Hong Kong Fair successfully concluded this January, just in time for the Chinese New Year holidays. With 335 jobs...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Search London -January Job Fair 2017 | February 8, 2017

This January 13—16, in the heart of London, Search Associates brought together recruiters from 170 schools to meet 685 candidates. The topic:...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Wuhan Ulink College of China Optics Valley: A Bridge of Opportunity | January 31, 2017

In 2014, a new school was born in Wuhan, one of the fastest developing cities in China. Wuhan Ulink College of China Optics Valley is the result...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Search Associates Bangkok January Fair 2017 | January 23, 2017

On January 8-11, 2017, Senior Associates Michael Williams and Harry Deelman hosted the Bangkok January Job Fair. Held at the Royal Orchid...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Landscape of United Arab Emirate Schools | January 20, 2017

Having led schools in the region for the past 11 years, Bill Turner , with his new Search Associates “hat” on, traveled through the region in...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Hugely Successful Melbourne Fair | January 19, 2017

So far, the outcome of the Melbourne Search Job Fair this January 3-6 has been outstanding! Senior Associate and Host Nick Kendell and his...


 
GENERAL NEWS
The Teaching Life in Cairo | January 17, 2017

Senior Associate--and News Correspondent-- Bill Turner , having just returned from some site visits in Cairo, is eager to report on conditions...


 
GENERAL NEWS
2016 Search Associates Leadership Fair “Knocks it out of the Park” | January 11, 2017

Search Associates’ sixth annual Leadership Fair kicked off the fall recruitment season in Bangkok this November 18-20th. This year, 89 candidates...


 
GENERAL NEWS
29th Annual NAIS People of Color Conference | January 3, 2017

Senior Associate Julie Ryan attended the largest National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) People of Color Conference (PoCC) this...


 
GENERAL NEWS
2016 AdvancED Latin American Conference: Discover, Improve, and Succeed! | December 16, 2016

The annual AdvancED Latin American Conference was recently held in Atlanta. A total of 264 participants representing 27 countries across the...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Primary School in Stunning Muscat Is Now Hiring! | December 13, 2016

OurPlanet International School (OPIS), a unique elementary school launched in 2013, has just joined Search Associates. A member of the Nobel...


 
GENERAL NEWS
The Teaching Life in Kazakhstan | December 12, 2016

Our roving reporter, and newest Senior Associate, Bill Turner hit the ground running in Kazakhstan from October 31 – November 6, visiting six...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Search Associate Presents at 2016 ECIS Educators Conference | November 28, 2016

Senior Associate Bridget McNamer was thrilled to contribute to the professional development offered at the 2016 Educational Collaborative...


 
GENERAL NEWS
The Bohemian Path of Senior Associate John Ritter and his Partner Susan Ritter | November 23, 2016

We are extremely proud of our highly skilled team of Senior Associates, who encompass more than 500 years of experience in international education,...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Candidate Julie Gossett Seals the Deal | November 8, 2016

Julie Gossett has accepted her first overseas teaching position at The American International School of Muscat (TAISM) in Oman, and we think...


 
GENERAL NEWS
48th Annual EARCOS Leadership Conference | November 8, 2016

The 48th annual East Asia Regional Council of Schools (EARCOS) Leadership Conference was as vibrant as ever. The extremely impressive array of...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Florida Reading Association Conference, Orlando Oct 2016 | November 7, 2016

Senior Associate Julie Ryan brought her passion for literacy to the Florida Reading Association Conference in Orlando, Florida, October 21-23...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Ras Al Khaimah American Academy for Girls | November 1, 2016

"Aim high! Forward we go—backwards never!" This is the motto of Ras Al Khaimah American Academy for Girls (RAKAAG), which has joined the ranks...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Explore the American School of Recife | October 25, 2016

On the easternmost coast of Brazil, approximately five blocks from Boa Viagem beach, is an American school, established over 60 years ago. The...


 
GENERAL NEWS
2016 IB Conference in Barcelona | October 21, 2016

Senior Associate Bridget McNamer couldn’t say enough good things about the International Baccalaureate Africa, Europe, Middle East (IB AEM)...

Did You Know…?

Search Associates responds to Child Protection recommendations with substantial changes to their candidate application. These changes will help us gather the most complete candidate profile possible, making the evaluation/hiring process for international schools more efficient and effective.