Career Placement Firms

The following career placement firms will have representatives onsite at the conference in the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown. NAIS does not schedule appointments; please contact the firm directly to schedule interviews.

 

CalWest Educators Placement

CalWest Educators recruits dynamic teachers and school leaders for top independent schools. Our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion places educators at schools where they can be their authentic selves. Through our work, we provide candidates with knowledge and guidance to grow their education careers. Visit calwesteducators.com to learn more!
www.CalWestEducators.com
(818) 906-2972
Hours of Operation:
Wednesday, 1:00–4:00 PM
Thursday, 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
Friday, 8:00 AM–4:00 PM
Location: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Franklin Hall 9

Carney, Sandoe & Associates

Carney, Sandoe & Associates is the top choice in faculty and administration recruitment and leadership search for independent schools. Since 1977, we have placed 32,000+ teachers and administrators in positions in all areas at more than 2,000 schools. Our exceptional personal, professional job placement services are free to job seekers.
www.carneysandoe.com
(617) 542-0260
Hours of Operation:
Wednesday, 2:00–4:00 PM
Thursday, 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
Friday, 8:00 AM–4:00 PM 
Location: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Franklin A

Educational Directions, Inc.

Educational Directions (EduDx) supports boards and heads in developing focused, strategic growth through experienced consulting and executive searches for heads of school and senior administrators. EduDx is the publisher of The Blue Sheet and The Green Sheet, comprehensive job listings for head of school and administrative career opportunities.
www.edu-directions.com
(800) 647-2794 
Hours of Operation:
Wednesday, 1:00–4:00 PM
Thursday, 8:00 AM–5:00 PM
Friday, 8:00 AM–3:00 PM 
Location: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Meeting Room 405

Educator’s Ally

Educator's Ally connects teachers and administrators with independent day and boarding schools throughout the U.S. Since 1975, EA’s highly personalized approach to recruiting has been valued by schools and candidates alike.
www.educatorsally.com
(914) 666-6323
Hours of Operation:
Wednesday, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
Thursday, 8:00 AM–5:00 PM
Friday, 7:00 AM–4:00 PM 
Location: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Franklin 10

The Education Group

The Education Group (TEG) was founded in 1988 by a dedicated group of teachers and administrators committed to preserving and extending the values and traditions which shape independent education. The mission of TEG has evolved along with our industry. Our exceptional leadership team serves and educates independent schools nationwide through our personalized executive coaching, consulting, and search services. 
www.educationgroup.com
(434) 989-7054
Hours of Operation:
Wednesday, 12:00 noon–5:00 PM
Thursday, 8:00 AM–6:00 PM
Friday, 8:00 AM–6:00 PM 
Location: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Franklin 7

Independent Thinking

Independent Thinking (IT) is an executive search firm exclusively focused on independent school leadership positions: heads 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.
www.independent-thinking.com
(617) 332-3131
Hours of Operation:
Wednesday, 1:00–4:00 PM
Thursday, 8:00 AM–5:00 PM
Friday, 8:00 AM–5:00 PM 
Location: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Meeting Room 406