In the words of the New York Times, Jackson still has “the familiarity of a big country town,” while extensively renovating its downtown and hosting creative new ventures in the arts and dining. You can still catch a glimpse of the past in throwback luncheonettes and historic sites commemorating author Eudora Welty and Civil Rights activist Medgar Evars. Renting or buying in one of the city’s charming neighborhoods is made easier by the low cost of living. Let us help you find a teaching job in Jackson. We work with great schools such as Jackson Academy, Jackson Preparatory School, and St. Andrew’s Episcopal School.
With large cities like Jackson, Hattiesburg, Biloxi, and Gulfport, Mississippi offers entertainment, nightlife, amazing restaurants, and more. Outside of the cities, Mississippi has numerous state parks, national forests, and wildlife reserves for those looking to enjoy the outdoors. When you are looking to continue your education, Mississippi has got you covered. The state is home to over 50 colleges, universities, and technical schools. Mississippi College, Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi are considered some of the best in the southeastern United States.
Southern Teachers not only provided our school with the personal attention and focus on details that we were hoping for with a search firm, but they listened to our needs and brought us exceptional candidates that will impact our institution for years to come!
At each juncture in my career, I have reconnected with Southern Teachers. They are unique among teacher agencies in that they commit time and resources to knowing candidates and building partnerships with them.
Southern Teachers is one of the easiest placement organizations I have worked with. Your staff is accessible, supportive, and sustains a high level of engagement. Your website is easy to navigate and the video introductions of candidates are a real plus.
Southern Teachers has been a great long-term partner in our hiring. Taking the time and making the effort to know our school and its culture has built a relationship that has allowed you to send us better candidates.
In our groundbreaking Leadership Study based on assessments of almost 250 sitting heads of school, you'll read about the specific personality traits that distinguish independent school leaders. Nine reports published serially this fall on topics such as Ambition, Learning Approaches, and Interpersonal Sensitivity. Does your personality predict your performance?
Southern Teachers will hold three Virtual Job Fairs in 2021.
Our 12th Annual Student Art Contest will begin accepting submissions on November 1. Students at member school in grades 8-12 are eligible to participate. One art teacher from each member school should register to coordinate submissions.
This majestic creature symbolizes many different things in cultures around the world, but we selected it as our icon because the elephant and the agency have key traits in common.