Edmond Public Schools is hosting a teacher job fair from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25 and Thursday, Feb. 27 at the district’s administrative headquarters, 1001 W. Danforth. The Feb. 25 fair is for people interested in a job in elementary education.  The Feb. 27 fair is for people seeking a teaching job in middle school or high school.

Participants should bring several copies of their resumes and be prepared to meet with principals for brief interviews. 

Elementary Principal Cathey Bugg shows first-year teacher Taylor Belote research
First-year teacher Taylor with principal Cathey Bugg.

 

Recognized by The Oklahoman as a Top Workplace for the last five years, Edmond offers teachers a starting salary of $41,745. Health, life and disability insurance, and district-paid retirement contributions push a first-year teacher’s total compensation and benefits to $52,374. A teacher with 10 years of experience and a bachelor’s degree will make a base salary of $46,370 and $57,809 with compensation and benefits.

“We are committed to doing everything we can to provide teachers with highly competitive compensation and benefits to balance their work-life needs,” said Associate Superintendent for Human Resources Randy Decker. “In addition, teachers can expect extensive peer mentoring and unmatched community support here in Edmond.”

No registration is necessary to attend the event.  For more information, call 340-2913.