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Educators’ Job Fair

44th Annual Educators’ Job Fair, April 23, 2018

1:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Coordinated by Career Services and co-sponsored by the College of Education. The Educators’ Job Fair (EJF) is open to new professionals in education, all experienced teachers and school administrators, principles, school counselors, nurses, social workers, as well as students seeking employment in a school setting. In addition, students in non-teaching majors are invited to discuss school districts’ respective licensure programs, career options, and employment opportunities. History has shown that the majority of the candidates will be from New Mexico State University, Western New Mexico University, and other regional universities as well as the community. However, a growing number of candidates from across the nation are utilizing this event to find challenging positions.

This year’s event format will allow for candidates to meet with the district representatives at their respective tables. Interviews will be conducted at the discretion of the district representatives. Interview booths will be available for district representatives to conduct interviews between 1:00 – 5:00 pm during the event. Click on the “Event Format” tab below for additional information.

Both candidate and district representatives will find details about EJF on the links located below. Contact Career Services at 575-646-1631 for questions and additional information.

School District Registration opens January 2018

Candidate (student) Registration opens January 2018

Registration Packets: 10:00 am – 11:30 am

School Districts who pre-registered will be able to pick up their packets during this timeframe.

Lunch:

(District representatives)

11:30 am – 12:45 pm

Catered lunch

College of Education administration will be on hand to present information on the Teacher Education Program.

Event Hours 1:00 – 7:00 pm
1:00 – 5:00 pm Candidates will be able to discuss employment opportunities with district representatives with the potential to be interviewed on-the-spot or be scheduled for a formal interview later in the day.

Interview space will be available throughout the event.

5:00 – 7:00 pm Formal interviews will be scheduled at the discretion of the district representatives.

Interviews will be conducted at the school districts’ respective booths.

 

Districts: Online registration will open January, 2017 via the NMSU Career Services AggieCAREER Manager (ACM) system. Click on the following link:  Educators’ Job Fair Registration .

  • School district representatives who have participated in NMSU events in the past may access the ACM system by entering their Username and Password.

 

  • New school district representatives will press on “Click here to register!” to register their district and obtain access to the system to register for the EJF event.

 

Pre-registered school districts may pick up their packets on the day of the event from 10:00 – 11:30 am.

 Candidates: Candidate participants will register beginning January 2017.  Click on the following Educators’ Job Fair Candidate Registration link to begin the process.

Candidate Event Schedule

January 2017 – February 2017

  • Registration for school districts begins.
  • Attend resume workshop to learn about resume writing techniques.
  • Attend other workshops to aid in job search process.  See the new workshop schedule.
  • Schedule personal appointment for resume review.
  • Contact state certification offices to determine licensure requirements.
  • Review school districts’ web pages to learn about philosophy and expectations.
  • Review EJF website for employer updates

March 2017

  • Contact references to seek letters of recommendation.  Suggested persons include the cooperating teacher, student teacher supervisor, past or current employers, professors in major discipline, or others who have observed your teaching experiences.
  • Review letters of recommendation tips and Guide to Reference Writers http://careerservices.nmsu.edu
  • Registration, interview sign-up, workshops, and career advising continues.

April 2017

  • April 2017 – Prepare attire for interviews (professional dress is most important).
  • April 24 – EJF Pre-registration begins at 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Corbett Center, Third Floor

Registration begins and continues throughout the day.

Educators’ Job Fair – Fees (School Districts)

1 Day Registration – $250

Additional Tables – $25 each

Registration Includes

  • A 6ft table & 2 chairs
  • Continental breakfast & lunch
  • Bottled water & snacks
  • Wi-fi Hotspot
  • Electricity ( Please request with reservation )
  • Candidate Promotion

Travel Information

Welcome to New Mexico State University (NMSU), located in Las Cruces, New Mexico. NMSU is a comprehensive research, land-grant institution of higher learning, dedicated to teaching, research, and service at the undergraduate and graduate levels. NMSU is a NASA Space Grant College, a Hispanic Serving Institution and is home to the very first Honors College in New Mexico. U.S. News and World Report ranks NMSU in the top tier among Best National Universities.  Employers conducting their recruitment activities will be afforded the opportunity to connect with students who are enrolled in over 90 bachelor and 50 graduate degree programs.

Directions to NMSU (Google Map)

From the North (Albuquerque):

Take Interstate 25 South to University Avenue, Exit 1. Continue heading right on the exit ramp. Proceed West on University Avenue. Turn left on Triviz Street. Turn right on Arrowhead Drive and proceed to Stewart Street. Turn right on Stewart Street.  Turn right on Andrew Wall Place and proceed to Garcia Annex, Lot 41.

From the South (El Paso):

Take Interstate 10 to Interstate 25. Exit Interstate 25 North to University Avenue, Exit 1. Turn left on University Avenue. Turn left on Triviz Street. Turn right on Arrowhead Drive and proceed to Stewart Street. Turn right on Stewart Street.  Turn right on Andrew Wall Place and proceed to Garcia Annex, Lot 41.

From the East (Alamogordo):

Take US-70 West to Interstate 25. Exit Interstate 25 South and proceed to University Avenue, Exit 1. Continue heading right on the exit ramp. Turn left on Triviz Street. Turn right on Arrowhead Drive and proceed to Stewart Street. Turn right on Stewart Street.  Turn right on Andrew Wall Place and proceed to Garcia Annex, Lot 41.

From the West (Deming):

Take the Main Street Exit #142 (off of Interstate 10). Turn right on Main Street (Northbound), and then right on University Avenue. Continue to proceed East on University Avenue. Turn left on Triviz Street. Turn right on Arrowhead Drive and proceed to Stewart Street. Turn right on Stewart Street.  Turn right on Andrew Wall Place and proceed to Garcia Annex, Lot 41.

Directions to Corbett Center

Here are directions to Corbett Center

Transportation

The nearest major airport is located in El Paso, Texas, 54 miles south of Las Cruces.

El Paso (Texas) International Airport
6701 Convair Rd
El Paso, TX 79925
915-780-4700
Website

Major Airlines Serving El Paso International Airport
Delta
Southwest Airlines
American Airlines
United Airlines
US Airways
Airlines

Rental Car Agencies at El Paso International Airport
Advantage
Alamo
AVIS
Budget
Dollar
Enterprise
Hertz
National
Thrifty
Car Rentals

Hotels & Motels

Las Cruces Hotels & Motels

NMSU Visitor Parking Passes

A visitor’s permit allows you to park your car in any regular student, faculty/staff, or visitor spot on campus.  The permit does not allow parking at a meter, green (loading), red (emergency) or blue (handicapped – unless additional permit is shown). If you own the vehicle you will be using, please go E-permit to print a permit in advance. If you will be using a rental vehicle, pick up a parking permit from the parking lot greeter on the day of the event.

Download the updated Parking Map & Building Guide

The NMSU parking map has been updated for 2017 and includes a newly updated interactive Building Guide to help you find your way around campus. To access the PDF file, simply click here.

Save the link as more updates will be added as campus construction projects are completed. Please contact 575-646-1839 orparking@nmsu.edu for more information.

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Shipping to NMSU

For employers wishing to ship brochures/literature for display in the Career Services office, please ship to the following address:
Attn: Educators’ Job Fair
NMSU Career Services
3024 Andrew Wall Place
Garcia Annex 224
Las Cruces NM, 88003

Shipping from NMSU

Please make early arrangements with your carrier to have any packages or displays picked up at the end of your stay with NMSU. Direct carriers for pick up to the physical address:
Corbett Center Student Union
1600 International Mall
Las Cruces, NM 88003 (Do not ship to this location)
575-646-4411

Organization Name

State

Table Number

ACE Charter Schools CA 10
ALAMOGORDO PUBLIC SCHOOLS NM 30
Albuquerque Public School’s NM 31
Apple Valley Unified School District CA 2
AUSTIN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT TX 27
BELEN CONSOLIDATED SCHOOLS NM 40
BERNALILLO PUBLIC SCHOOLS NM 59
Brawley Union High School District CA 29
CARLSBAD MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS NM 63
Cartwright School District 83 AZ 21
CLINT INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT (Clint, TX) TX 24
COBRE CONSOLIDATED DISTRICT (Bayard, NM) NM 26
COLORADO SPRINGS SCHOOL DISTRICT ELEVEN CO 7
Denver Public Schools CO 19
Eagle County Schools CO 54
EL PASO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT TX 15
El Paso Leadership Academy TX 41
Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District CA 6
FORT BEND ISD TX 46
Fort Thomas Unified School District AZ 8
FORT WORTH INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT TX 3
Gadsden Independent School District NM 42
Garden City Public Schools KS 32
GLENDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT No. 40 AZ 22
GRANTS/CIBOLA COUNTY SCHOOLS NM 20
Harvest Preparatory Academy AZ 64
Highline Public Schools WA 1
Higley Unified School District AZ 5
HOBBS MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS NM 9
Jefferson Parish Public School System LA 17
KIPP Houston Public Schools TX 37
LITTLE ELM INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT TX 33
LITTLETON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT AZ 65
LOS LUNAS SCHOOLS NM 18
Loving Municipal Schools NM 66
Maricopa County Regional School District AZ 12
Maricopa Unified School District AZ 25
Mesa Public Schools AZ 13
Mescalero Apache School NM 34
MOUNTAINAIR PUBLIC SCHOOLS NM 61
National Education Association New Mexico DC 50
New America Schools NM 62
North Slope Borough School District AK 49
Office of Superintendent of Public Administration WA 36
OMAHA PUBLIC SCHOOLS NE 48
Oro Grande School District CA 16
Pojoaque Valley School District NM 14
Portland Public Schools OR 43
Roswell Independent School District NM 11
Ruidoso Municipal School District NM 52
San Bernardino City U.S.D. CA 44
San Marcos CISD TX 38
Santa Fe Public Schools NM 45
SILVER VALLEY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT CA 23
STRIVE Preparatory Schools CO 60
Taos Municipal Schools NM 35
TEMPE SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 3 AZ 28
TOLLESON UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT AZ 47
TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS NM 39
VISALIA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT CA 53
Westside Union School District CA 51
YSLETA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT TX 4
Updated on: 4/21/2017
62 schools/districts registered!

Organization Name

State

Table Number

ALAMOGORDO PUBLIC SCHOOLS NM 41
Albuquerque Public School District NM 43
Antelope Valley Union High School District CA 3
ARTESIA PUBLIC SCHOOLS NM 39
Aztec Municipal Schools NM 25
BELEN CONSOLIDATED SCHOOLS NM 50
Birdville ISD TX 23
CARLSBAD MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS NM 63
Carson City School District NV 4
CARTWRIGHT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT #83 AZ 44
Central Consolidated School District NM 64
CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (Las Vegas, NV) NV 47
CLINT INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT (Clint, TX) TX 53
COBRE CONSOLIDATED DISTRICT (Bayard, NM) NM 28
Deming Public School District NM 65
Denver Public Schools CO 48
Eastside Union School District CA 20
EL PASO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT TX 2
Elko County School District NV 19
Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District CA 21
FARMINGTON MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS NM 29
FORT WORTH INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT TX 6
Fresno Unified School District CA 7
Ft. Sumner Municipal Schools NM 18
Ft. Thomas Unified School District AZ 17
Gadsden Independent School District NM 66
Gallup-McKinley County Schools NM 16
Garfield County School District No. 16 CO 24
GLENDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT No. 40 AZ 15
GRANTS/CIBOLA COUNTY SCHOOLS NM 26
Guadalupe Center MO 45
Hatch Valley Public Schools NM 8
Higley Unified School District AZ 14
HOBBS MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS NM 13
LIBERAL UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT #480 KS 42
Lone Star College System TX 54
Los Banos Unified School District CA 52
LOS LUNAS SCHOOLS NM 1
Loving Municipal Schools NM 56
LUBBOCK I.S.D. TX 51
Mission Achievement and Success Charter School NM 62
New America School New Mexico (The ) NM 37
New America Schools NM 38
OMAHA PUBLIC SCHOOLS NE 10
Oro Grande School District CA 57
Pittsburg Unified School District CA 61
POJOAQUE VALLEY SCHOOLS NM 60
Rio School District CA 59
Rock Point Community School AZ 12
Roswell Independent School District NM 5
Ruidoso Municipal School District NM 11
SANDERS UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT AZ 22
Santa Fe Public Schools NM 55
School District of Beloit WI 30
Shiprock Associated schools, inc NM 34
Taos Municipal Schools NM 40
TEMPE SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 3 AZ 32
Teton County School District WY 58
TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS NM 49
Tucson Unified School District AZ 31
TULAROSA MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS NM 36
Walla Walla Public Schools WA 33
Wickenburg Unified School District #9 AZ 35
WINGATE HIGH SCHOOL NM 27
Edited 12/21/2016