Career Placement Firms

The following career placement firms will have representatives onsite at the conference in the Omni CNN Center hotel. NAIS does not schedule appointments; please contact the firm directly to schedule interviews.

CalWest Educators Placement

Independent schools trust CalWest Educators Placement (CalWest) to find talented educators and senior leaders at the elementary, middle, and high school level. Enlist CalWest’s expertise on your behalf. Experience our emphasis on quality conversations and thoughtful referrals of both local and national candidates. Contact us today to get started!
(818) 906-2972

Carney, Sandoe & Associates

Founded in 1977, Carney, Sandoe & Associates provides faculty and administrator recruitment, leadership search, and strategic consulting services to independent, charter, and like-kind schools worldwide.
(617) 542-0260

Educator’s Ally

Educator’s Ally is a highly personalized placement agency that connects teachers and administrators with independent day and boarding schools. With New York roots and a national reach, EA’s thoughtful approach to recruiting has been valued by schools and candidates alike since 1975.
(914) 666-6323

The Education Group

The Education Group has provided Head and administrative search and faculty placement services since 1988. Today, we are one of the nation's premier boutique search and placement firms focused solely on independent and non-public schools.
(210) 260-3020 

Independent Thinking

Independent Thinking is an executive search firm exclusively focused on independent school leadership positions – Head of School and Senior Administrators. The IT team brings strong knowledge of independent schools. Our school clients and candidates appreciate the high quality of our service and attention to detail.
(617) 332-3131

Manhattan Placements

Since 1988, we have been providing a personal/effective placement service to independent schools and candidates (teachers/administrators) in New York City and its surrounding areas.  Our success is rooted on our:        
  • enduring relationships
  • skilled matches
  • keen understanding of how independent schools recruit (professionally, not blatantly aggressive)
  • commitment to quality over quantity
(212) 288-3507