Below you will find a list of recruitment agencies that specialise in International Education. Here at International Teachers Hub we do not endorse any of the agencies listed below - they are only a suggested guide to help you in your search for an International Teaching Job.
Remember, recruitment agencies are businesses paid very well by schools for their services. This can mean schools with a lot of money can buy representation, regardless of their academic or moral standards. Hence, we advise teachers to thoroughly research any school before accepting a position.
*For a list of recruitment agencies that specialise in ESL teaching please visit our ESL Recruitment Agencies page.
tes.com offers one of the easiest and most straightforward ways of applying for an International Teaching position. Schools advertise vacancies on the website and teachers can apply direct. Most schools will require a CV and Cover letter but some schools do insist on teachers filling in an application form.
The Council of British International Schools (COBIS) advertise teaching vacancies in their member schools. These member schools are accredited and therefore meet a high standard.
Teacher Horizons advertise International Teachings vacancies worldwide. Teachers are pre-screened by the agency and only endorsed teachers' profiles are sent to schools.
NETWORK EDUCATION SOLUTIONS
Network Education Solutions (NES) is a Hong Kong based recruitment agency that advertises a range of International Teaching positions. They offer positions mainly in China, Taiwan, Vietnam and Malaysia.
This agency helps qualified teachers secure positions abroad. They have a signing up fee of $39.95 which gives you access to job vacancies and your own recruitment webpage amongst other things.
SeekTeachers recruits for over 50 countries around the world, covering teaching jobs from nursery, primary, secondary, ESL and college level as well as middle and senior management roles. SeekTeachers provides training and CPD for its teachers and has job fairs nearly all year round. See our Job Fairs page for dates and location.
This agency advertise vacancies in Kindergarten, Primary and Secondary, as well as Leadership roles. They also offer extended information and advice on living and working abroad.
Compass Teaching is a recruitment agency which helps qualified teachers find positions in International Schools across the globe, including UK, IB, American and Australian Schools.
This website approaches international teacher recruitment in a new way. It allows candidates to create a profile and upload their qualifications and a short introductory video. Registered American International schools can then view and contact candidates directly.
For a substantial fee of 195 USD, The Council of International Schools (CIS) offers access to an International Teaching jobs portal. The application process includes a pre-screening interview before candidates are approved. CIS also holds Job Fairs. See our Job Fairs page for dates and locations.
For a basic fee of 39 USD per year, TIE online gives teachers access to International vacancies all over the world. You can also upload your resume for the chance to be viewed by schools.
TEACH & EXPLORE
This Irish-based teacher recruitment agency works to match professional teachers with great International Teaching positions. Their focus is primarily in the Middle East, but they also have positions in China, South Korea, Japan and Thailand.
Educator Placement is an American recruiter which places teachers from Western countries in private, K-12 curriculum schools, particularly across the gulf region.
This recruitment agency works to match professional teachers with great International Teaching positions, from kindergarten teaching to Headmaster roles.
Teacher Port helps University graduates find suitable teaching jobs abroad. They advertise vacancies in International Schools, Government Education Programmes, English Language Centers and much more.
RECRUIT GOLD CLASS
Recruit Gold Class help western qualified teachers secure International School teaching positions around the globe, with a focus on the Middle East. They also advertise SEN teaching and management positions.
Sabis operates a network of International Schools across five continents. Through their online application system, teachers can find a position within their school network in one of over twenty countries.
Advocate Education is an independent UK recruitment agency that recruits teachers for premium international schools in Asia. Their website advertises international teaching posts in addition to teaching positions across the UK.