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 Montgomery County Intermediate Unit. A sampling of those activities is listed below:
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 13th, 2021 from 3:00 to 7:00pm. 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.
Candidates must pre-register by Monday, January 11th, 2021 (by clicking HERE or by accessing the registration link on www.mciu.org/MCRO) and will be scheduled a designated time to speak one-on-one with a representative.
Delaware Valley Education Consortium (DVEC) (Greater Philadelphia Teacher Job Fair)
On April 1, 2020 at the Greater Oaks Expo Center, new and experienced teacher candidates have the opportunity to meet and interview with representatives from various school districts. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Teacher Recruitment Day Consortium-Millersville University
On March 17, 2020, Millersville University, together with 10+ consortium member colleges and universities was scheduled to host a career fair for graduating teacher candidates and alumni. For more information please visit the event website. SAVE THE DATE: Next year's event will be Tuesday, March 9, 2021.
National Employment Minority Network Diversity Career Fair
On February 29, 2020 Nemnet Sponsored a Diversity Career Fair that provided schools and organizations an opportunity to meet, interview and hire minority candidates. This event took place at Georgetown Day School in Washington, DC. For more information, please visit the event website.
Swarthmore College STEM Recruiting Event/- Tri-College Recruiting Consortium
On January 24, 2020, Haverford College, in collaboration with Swarthmore College and Bryn Mawr College, held a fair for students majoring in STEM-related and education field. For more information, please visit the event website.
Delaware Valley Consortium for Excellence and Equity (DVCEE)
University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education will host its annual fair for educators of color. Due to the Covid-19 impact, the event will be rescheduled and details are to be determined. For more information, please visit The Coalition for Educational Equity website.
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!