Note: ISAS does not endorse any of these agencies to the exclusion of others and suggests that candidates compare several before proceeding. Indeed, there may be other fine services of which ISAS is currently unaware.
The following online employment sites focus on independent school openings for teachers and administrators (free services). Also available are hiring tips, advice for navigating the search process, assessment tools, and legal resources.
Brigham Hill Consultancy - provides retained executive search and related management consulting services to not-for-profit organizations.
Cal/West Educators Placement - Specializes in the placement of teachers and administrators in independent and private schools. Includes services and information for candidates and schools.
Careers in Episcopal Schools - Individuals may view job listings and learn more about careers in Episcopal schools.
Carney, Sandoe & Associates - recruits teachers and administrators for placement in private, independent schools across the United States and abroad.
Diversity Abroad - connects employers who value a diverse and globally minded workforce with professionals who promote and enhance diversity.
Educational Directions Incorporated - provide consulting for chief executive and senior administrative searches, governance, institutional advancement (enrollment and development) and customized projects.
Education America - Schools post job openings (one-year trial free membership) and teachers post resumes (free)
The Education Group -provide candidates and schools with the highest level of personalized placement, consulting, and search services possible.
Educators Collaborative -leadership search and strategic consulting services for independent schools.GreatTeacher.net - Schools post job openings (free), and individuals search the database for offerings.
ISM: Independent School Management - Listings of openings for independent school administrators.
National Employment Minority Network - Schools post job openings (for a modest fee), and individuals post resumes in a private school clearinghouse.
Resource Group 175 - offers highly personalized and reasonably priced leadership consulting to schools.
Southern Teachers Agency - Southern Teachers Agency provides free placement services for teachers and administrators for positions in private and independent schools located through VA, Washington DC , MD, NC, SC, GA, FL, KY, TN, LA, AL, and Texas TX.
Spencer-Stuart - specializes in chief executive, board director and senior executive roles.Storbeck / Pimentel - A minority- and woman-owned higher education and not-for-profit executive search firm.
Teachers of Color - Annual Job Fair held in Atlanta, GA.
Wickenden Associates - best known for Head of School search work, it is a multifaceted consulting firm.