Job Fairs and Recruitment Initiatives
As a part of our ongoing recruitment efforts, LMSD has planned to participate in multiple regional teacher recruitment fairs in addition to events in collaboration with the Montgomery County Intermediate Unit. Lower Merion School District is proud to participate in the following career fairs in preparation for the 2021-2022 school year:
Montgomery County Intermediate Unit
Lower Merion School District is proud to participate in the Montgomery County Recruitment Outreach (MCRO) Virtual Education Career Fair on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. The MCRO is a recruitment consortium of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, public school districts dedicated to the recruitment, selection, and employment of diverse, skilled, and talented educators. Current educators and administrators, college students majoring in education, and other educational professionals are invited to speak one-on-one with an MCRO representative about professional opportunities within our school districts via Zoom.
The University of Pennsylvania’s (Penn) Graduate School of Education (GSE) students and alumni are having a virtual “Employer Meet and Greet” on Monday, March 1, 2021 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Lower Merion School District will conduct both 1-to-1 and group sessions with students and alumni to discuss career opportunities.
Millersville Virtual Teacher Recruitment Day 2021
On Tuesday, March 9, 2021 from 1:00-5:00 p.m., Millersville graduating teacher candidates and alumni are welcome to join the Teacher Recruitment Day Consortium for this annual event. This year TRD will be a virtual event. To register or sign-in, click here. Currently over 120 school districts and educational employers from across the nation are registered to attend the event. Over 400 teacher candidates from 10 central PA colleges and universities participate in TRD.
DVEC Teacher Job Fair
On Tuesday, April 13, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., new and experienced teacher candidates have the opportunity to meet and interview with representatives across various local school districts in a virtual setting. For more information, please contact email@example.com or visit the DVEC website.
University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education Delaware Valley Consortium for Excellence & Equity Annual Educators of Color Recruitment Fair
On Friday, April 12, 2021, Lower Merion School District will participate in Penn GSE’s Annual Educators of Color Recruitment Fair. Aligned with the district’s diversity initiative, we seek to continue attract diverse educators to join LMSD. Click here for more information.
Lower Merion School District is a proud member of Montgomery County Recruitment Outreach. MCRO is a recruitment consortium of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, public school districts dedicated to the recruitment, selection, and employment of diverse, skilled, and talented educators. Lower Merion School District will be participating with MCRO in the following career fairs:
|Kutztown University Job Fair
|Monday, March 8 from 10:00-12:00 p.m.|
|Bloomsburg University Careers in Education Expo||Friday, March 19 from 1:00-3:00 p.m.|
|PERC (Pittsburgh Education Recruitment Consortium)
Education Job Fair
|Wednesday, March 24|
|Temple University Spring Educators Career Fair||Friday, March 26 from 1:00-4:00 p.m.|
|Penn State Spring
Education Career Day
|Monday, April 5|
|Diversity in Ed. Spring Virtual Recruitment Fair||Wednesday, April 14 from 12:00-5:00 p.m.|
Due to travel and meeting restrictions related to the statewide quarantine, Lower Merion School District has been unable to participate in all recruitment activities listed below. However, we are still seeking candidates to fulfill multiple positions for the 2020-21 school year. In addition to checking out the upcoming events listed, please head over to our employment page for more information about these opportunities!