PK -12 Teaching Opportunities

To:      Education Department

From:  Shannon Johnston

Re:      PK-12 Teaching Jobs


Since 1902, Southern Teachers Agency has helped candidates find teaching and coaching jobs in private & independent schools in the South.  It is our hope that you will consider forwarding this email to students interested in teaching.

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City Year is Hiring

City Year is an education focused, nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation. At City Year’s 24 urban locations across the United States and two international affiliates, teams of highly-trained corps members serve full-time in schools as
tutors, mentors and role models. By focusing on attendance, behavior and course performance, which identify students who are at risk of dropping out, corps members are uniquely able to help students and schools succeed.

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Volunteer for the Peace Corps

Help a community in need, gain valuable skills, become a global citizen.


Every year the Peace Corps recruits dedicated people to fill thousands of program assignments – with a special emphasis on applicants with degrees and experience in Education and English teaching. Education Volunteers team-teach or directly teach English, health, literacy, math, and science. Education Volunteers strengthen local capacity by training and mentoring teachers in primary and secondary schools, teacher training colleges, and universities. Volunteers work with teachers to improve participatory teaching methodologies, inclusion practices, classroom management, authentic assessments, parental involvement, and gender equality in the classroom. They also create after-school programs, clubs, and camps for boys and girls to promote HIV/AIDS prevention and life skills.

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Teach English in South Korea

Park English is looking for ESL instructors to teach in the South Korean school systems. As a member of the Recruitment Agency Organization of South Korea, Park English provides their instructors with a high-quality once in a lifetime experience and there are absolutely no fees involved for their services! Read more about the opportunity here ( or visit their website at The application process can take several months so don’t wait, apply today!

Green Corps Paid Work Experience

Green Corps Early Application Deadline September 30th, 2012

Green Corps <>  is looking for college graduates who are ready to take on the biggest environmental challenges of our day.

In Green Corps¹ <>  year-long paid program, you¹ll get intensive training in the skills you¹ll need to make a difference in the world. You¹ll get hands-on experience fighting to solve urgent environmental problems ‹ global warming, deforestation, water pollution, factory farming and many others ‹ with groups such as Sierra Club and Food and Water Watch. And, when you graduate from Green Corps <> , we¹ll help you find a career with one of the nation¹s leading environmental and social change groups.

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Graduate and Professional School Job Fair

Graduate & Professional School Fair <>

Wednesday, Oct. 3, 3-7 p.m., Illini Union

Open to ALL students. Come as you are! A full list of participating schools and programs is now available <> .

Write for Smile Politely

My name is Tracy Nectoux, and I’m the Editor-in-Chief of Smile Politely (, Champaign-Urbana’s independent, alternative online magazine. I, Cody Caudill, and Caleb Curtiss (cc’d here) are writing to introduce ourselves to your Department and begin what we hope will be a mutually beneficial relationship between our magazine and your students, faculty, and/or staff.

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