The Ten Best Teacher Job Sites

Finding a job can take so much time and effort that it feels like a job in itself. Job posting websites make the task a bit easier, but with so many different sites out there claiming to do the same thing, it can be hard to know which ones are worthwhile.

The 10 job sites listed below cater specifically to the education industry and community. Many of them offer free résumé hosting, with options to apply for jobs directly with your user account. See how they compare and explore their features below.

Education Crossing aggregates job postings, making it easy for users to search for positions by title, state, and city. The website does charge a monthly fee, which grants members access to job postings from across the internet, including those not posted to public job sites.

K12JobSpot is an all-in-one website that allows users to upload their résumé, browse and apply for jobs, and track the progress of their applications. This resource is free to use and features testimonials from other educators that can give you a better idea of what to expect when using the site.

Just like K12JobSpot, SchoolSpring provides users with a hub for uploading application documents and aggregates job listings from different websites. Users have free access to application management tools and email alerts to stay on track during the job search process.

Education America Network is another free job search platform for educators. Users can upload résumé and cover letters, customize automated job post alerts, and bookmark employers of interest. To enhance user experience, Education America Network asks users to complete a questionnaire to help in matching them with relevant opportunities.

iHire Elementary Teachers caters exclusively to elementary level educators with two levels of membership to choose from. Users can upload a résumé and access thousands of job postings for free. For a monthly fee, they can enjoy access to a career coach, cover letter assistance, and résumé matching tools.

TeacherJobs is a teacher placement service equipped to secure employment for educators of varying levels and experiences. TeacherJobs recruiters provide personalized attention to all applicants, including interview preparation. If you secure employment through TeacherJobs, a small placement fee will apply.

Teachers.Net connects employers with hireable educators by collecting postings across the web and presenting them in a single dashboard. Registration is free, and allows users to upload a résumé, apply for jobs, and receive job recommendations based on their set preferences.

8. Academploy:

Academploy relies on its users to populate its job board, so it may not be as comprehensive as some of the other websites listed here. However, it can be a great place to network with other professionals in the education industry and explore recent news relevant to your career goals.

Job-seeking educators can browse thousands of jobs, with options to filter by category, location, grade level, job, and organization type. Recruiters may also use EdWeek Top School Jobs to find qualified teachers, principals, and administrators. The site also features free career resources and hosts virtual career fairs.

AcademicCareers caters to organizations looking to hire educators, however, it’s a great place to get an idea of available jobs around the country. The site is completely free for job seekers, and does not require any type of registration to start using. However if you’re interested in posting your résumé, you will need to create an account, which is also free.

Still want more?

The websites listed above cater specifically to the education industry. If you want a broader browsing experience, consider the following job sites:

  • CareerBuilder: A robust, general job listings website that features positions across most industries.
  • Monster Jobs: A widely-used job listings site with several search options to help job seekers find the right fit.
  • Indeed: A job site that lets users post a résumé and apply for jobs by company, position, or location.

Last updated December 2023