43rd Annual Educators’ Job Fair, April 24, 2017
1:00 PM – 7:00 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. Additional interviews can be scheduled between 5:00 – 7:00 pm. 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. Candidates may contact Career Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or 575-646-5012 for questions and additional information. District representatives may contact Elizabeth Ortega at email@example.com or 575.646.1631 with questions regarding their registration and additional information they may need.
School District Registration opens January 2017
Candidate (student) Registration opens January 2017
|Registration Packets:||10:00 am – 11:30 am
School Districts who pre-registered will be able to pick up their packets during this timeframe.
|11:30 am – 12:45 pm
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 .
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
- 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 – 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
- A 6ft table & 2 chairs
- Continental breakfast & lunch
- Bottled water & snacks
- Wi-fi Hotspot
- Electricity ( Please request with reservation )
- Candidate Promotion
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
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
Major Airlines Serving El Paso International Airport
Rental Car Agencies at El Paso International Airport
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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)
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