News: Search Associates Bangkok-Spring Fair 2017 - Mar 20, 2017
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Monday, March 20, 2017General News

Search Associates Bangkok-Spring Fair 2017

IFair Organizer Michael Williams (L) with son Ty Williams (R). Senior Associate Nick Kendell is peeking through in the backgroundIn the world of international education, the bulk of recruiting for the next school year takes place between October and February. However, as the recruiting season advances, many international schools continue to have open positions. On March 9-12, 2017, Senior Associates Michael Williams and Harry Deelman hosted the Bangkok-Spring Job Fair, held at the Westin Grande Sukumvit Hotel in the heart of downtown.

With 29 schools and 70 candidates in attendance, the Bangkok-Spring Fair is a small, intimate, annual event. The fair's comfortable size provides a fantastic opportunity for schools and candidates to identify quality matches, away from the intensity of Search Associates' larger events. More than 170 available positions were posted by attending schools. This year's fair featured international schools from around the world, with the largest group from Asia.

Senior Associate Harry Deelman and his wife and office associate, Margaret, ready and eager to assist candidates and recruitersThe four-day event featured a myriad of opportunities for candidates and recruiters to connect, including presentations by schools and associates, an interview sign-up session, and a rooftop reception with a panoramic view of the city. As always, the Westin Grande Sukumvit was an excellent host for the fair, with attendees praising its convenient location and supportive staff.

Senior Associate Nick Kendell, who will be taking over operations of the Bangkok January and Bangkok-Spring fairs beginning in 2018, was in attendance. Also present were the fair's generous sponsors, Trinity Holding International and SCI Employee Benefits.

For more information about all of our 11 annual job fairs around the world, please click here.

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Search Associates is a family-owned business founded by John Magagna, former international educator. After working with her father for ten years, daughter Jessica Magagna is now CEO.