Career Communities

Helping Professions & Education


Explore potential careers and develop industry specific skills for success in the Education & Helping Professions Community. The Career Center offers individual counseling, job and internship resources, networking events, and professional development opportunities to help students succeed. Below is a quick snapshot of relevant industries, career outlook, community specific resources, and related Registered Student Organizations to help direct students along their career path in the Education & Helping Professions Community.

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  • Adult Education
  • Coaching/Athletic Administration
  • College Administration & Student Affairs
  • Counseling (Mental Health; School/Guidance/Career; Marriage/Family; Substance Abuse; Rehabilitation; Crisis; Pastoral; Art/Music Therapy; etc.)
  • Community Services
  • Curriculum Development
  • Education/School Administration
  • Education Advocacy
  • English as a Second Language Teaching
  • Libraries/Information & Media Services
  • Pre-K & K-12 Teaching (Public, Charter & Private/Independent Schools)
  • School Psychology
  • Social & Human Services
  • School Specialists (PT; OT; Speech/Language)
  • Family and Social Services/Social Work
  • Student Services
  • Teaching Abroad
  • Vocational Education
  • Youth Development


Helpful Resources


Job Search Resources/Tools by State

  •  and the 
    Two agencies that provide substitute teachers to many Delaware and Pennsylvania schools.

  • Part of the National School Applications Network, this is a free service. Candidates interested in Pennsylvania public school employment are strongly encouraged to utilize this tool.

  •  (New York)
  •  (New York)
  •  (CT- Regional Educational Applicant & Placement Program)
    Part of the National School Applications Network, this is a free service to teacher candidates. Candidates interested in Connecticut public school employment are strongly encouraged to utilize this tool.

  • TeachNOLA is a highly selective program that trains professionals and college graduates to become teachers in New Orleans' highest needs schools.


Additional Job Search Resources / Tools


  • A resource for candidates pursuing positions in charter schools nationwide.

  • Click on "Career Center" for job search information (located under the "Professional Development" tab).

  • A comprehensive site for those pursuing K-12 teaching, administrative or support jobs.

  • Free school matching and career development tools. 1,200+ public/private, PK-12 schools in urban metro areas in the Northeast (NYC, NJ, Philly, DC, Boston) and Los Angeles.

  • Allows users to search a job bank for openings according to state or key word.

  • Thousands of job postings from schools/school districts across the United States. Free to job seekers.

  • Identify schools, school districts and Federal program information by searching respective databases.

  • A helpful employment source for educators.

  • Teachers commit to teaching for two years in urban or rural schools.

  • Provides job seekers with a job bank, chat boards, curriculum resources, and a lesson plan book. Users can receive e-mails on new vacancy listings and utilize internet career seminars.

  • A personal job search tool for educators.

Private/Independent School Information & Placement Services

  • Provides teacher and administrator placement for U.S. and international independent schools.  No fee is charged to candidates.

  • Contains information about private schools, careers in independent school teaching, and related topics.

  • STA helps connect teachers to positions in private and independent schools in the South (no fee to candidates).

Higher Education

  •  (Career Central)
  •  (Academic job postings and news)





  • Association of Pre-Professional Leaders in Education (APPLE)
  • Secondary Educators of Tomorrow (SET)
  • Student Association for the Education of Young Children (SAYEC)
  • Academic Support Program Inspiring Renaissance Educators (ASPIRE)
  • Autism Speaks
  • Best Buddies
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Charity Crossing
  • Lori’s Hands
  • Music with Heart
  • Special Olympics

 To find out more about these RSOs and how to get involved, visit Student Central.




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