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You can’t put a dollar value on the biggest perk of a job in education: watching students grow, learn and achieve.

Whether you take an elementary education job, a K-12 teaching job, a high school teaching job or a postsecondary education job, you’ll plan lessons, lead classes, figure out how to best impart information to your students, grade student work and get your pupils ready to move on to the next level.

Some teachers choose to focus their work in education on a specialty, such as special education, English as a second language (ESL) or school counseling.

Education Job Market

The outlook for jobs in education is mixed. Some factors are fueling increases in the number of teacher job openings, while others are reducing job opportunities in education:

  • Baby Boomers are reaching the end of their education careers. As they retire, teaching jobs will open for younger workers.
  • Enrollment is increasing in the South and West, but falling in the Northeast.
  • State and local governments fund schools and teacher salaries. The recession has forced budget cuts and teacher layoffs.
  • Some jobs are hard to fill, including those for math, chemistry, physics, ESL and special-education teachers.

Elementary education, special-education and postsecondary education jobs will grow the most -- 17 percent between 2010 and 2020, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) says. High school teaching jobs will grow at the slower rate of 7 percent.

Education Salaries

Salaries in education vary based on student ages and the teacher’s specialty skills: According to the BLS:

  • Kindergarten teachers’ median salary was $49,520 in 2011.
  • Elementary school teachers’ median salary was $52,840 in 2011.
  • Middle school teachers’ median salary was $53,130 in 2011.
  • High school teachers’ median salary was $54,270 in 2011.
  • Postsecondary teachers’ median salary was $62,050 in 2010.
  • Special-education teachers’ median salary was $53,220 in 2010.


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Hillel Day School seeks truly outstanding and creative 5/6 teacher looking to be a part of a team and school committed to excellence and innovation to meet the needs of the 21st century learner. Teachers at Hillel are responsible for planning instructional activities that meet the needs, interests and abilities of students. They strive to create a classroom environment that is conducive to learnin...
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Hillel Day School currently has an open position in our aftercare program for the 2014-2015 school year. The aftercare staff cares for our students who need to stay at school past normal school hours. Aftercare staff duties include: supervising, planning, leading and facilitating recreational, educational and enrichment activities for students. The general hours of work are from 3:15pm to 6:00pm M...
People Incorporated Abingdon, VA, 24210
Site Supervisor People Incorporated of Virginia is now accepting applications for a Site Supervisor. Responsibilities include oversight of daily center operations, the developmental progress of children in accordance with Head Start Performance and Virginia State Licensing Standards, and supervision of on-site teaching and support staff. Applicant must have a Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Ed...
Casper Minds LLC is dedicated to developing programs that are individualized to the needs of each child and adult. Our clientele includes children ranging from the ages 2 years of age to 99 years of age diagnosed with Autistic Spectrum Disorder and other related disorders. We provide therapy and consultations to children in a variety of settings including within the home, our office, as well as su...
Company Confidential Fall River, MA, 02722
We are a highly structured, residential school for adolescent females. We currently have an awake position available for individuals who have a genuine interest in working with behaviorally disordered adolescents. Duties include bed check, wake-up, and night time supervision. Bachelor’s degree preferred, driver’s license required. Awake hours are as follows: 12 a.m. to 8 a.m. Sunday - Thursday; an...
Does working in the company of people who share the passion and vision of creating a better world through learning speak to you? Perhaps you belong here. As a growing organization, we are constantly on the lookout for talented, passionate people. Are you ready to help us make the world a better place? Maybe it’s time to graduate to the most important work of your career. When parents entrust us to...
ATHLETES & SPORTS-MINDED INDIVIDUALS WANTED! Are you looking for a career that makes you EXCITED to come to work every day? We are looking for COMPETITIVE individuals who enjoy a FAST PACED & GOAL DRIVEN environment! 3D Marketing Concepts, is now offering positions at the entry level for Sale & Marketing. Our firm has a very high success rate of developing SPORTS MINDED individuals into TOP PERFOR...
Company Confidential Fall River, MA, 02720
CHILD CARE WORKER (LIVE-IN) AWAKE OVERNIGHT We are a highly structured, residential school for adolescent females. We currently have a 39-hour a week, awake overnight position available for individuals who have a genuine interest in working with behaviorally disordered adolescents. Duties include bed check, wake-up, and night time supervision. Bachelor’s degree preferred, driver’s license required...
We are looking for both Part time and Full time. Lead Teachers and Asst. Teachers. Willing to be flexible some Exp. preferred First Aid/ CPR Certified or willing to obtain upon hire ability to stoop, stand, sit,walk, run and lift up to 30lbs ability to follow and implement curriculum and daily schedules ability to positively interact with children at all times loving, nurturing, patient, friendly,...
“Be the Teacher They Remember” Gwinnett County Public Schools GCPS is searching for teachers looking to change the lives of young people in the following fields Math Science Special Education Speech Language Pathology Foreign Language And others To be considered, all applicants must complete an online application. APPLY TODAY!
Training Coordinator Lakeshore Learning Materials is one of the premier manufacturers of educational materials for elementary programs, early childhood organizations and parents around the country. A multichannel organization with a strong sales division, thriving web business, catalogs and 60 store locations nationwide, Lakeshore has experienced continuous growth since its inception in 1954. We a...
POSITION PURPOSE This position is responsible for the daily planning and implementation of the curriculum; communication with parents and school personnel; recruiting new students to the program; and daily financial paperwork and maintaining records. The Site Director ensures a safe and fun environment. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES · Assists and supervises children during all activities and...
The Compass School, a newly opened private preschool in Ashburn, Virginia, is currently looking for a dynamic and talented teacher to add to our Preschool Program team. Seeking candidates who have earned a college degree (degree-seeking candidates may also apply), with significant preference given to those with prior teaching experience with designated age group. Seeking enthusiastic, energetic, t...
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A reputable company is seeking a Director of Financial Aid. This position will provide leadership for all aspects of financial aid, scholarships, and veterans educational benefits. To be successful in this position you must possess strong leadership and communications skills. Responsibilities: Lead the delivery of the financial aid services for the institution Manage financial aid awards made to s...
Full and part time pre school teacher and assistant teacher positions available. Applicants for teacher position must have PA Certification. Applicants for both teacher and assistant teachers must have proof of high school graduation, current fingerprint records and clearances, and daycare experience. Both positions require parent communication, creative lesson planning, classroom organization and...
Headquartered in Manhattan Beach, California, Kinecta Federal Credit Union is one of the nation’s largest credit unions. With more than $4 billion in assets and more than 220,000 members nationwide, Kinecta Federal Credit Union has member service centers throughout Southern California. After serving our members proudly as Hughes Aircraft Employees Federal Credit Union since 1940, we changed our na...
IFFS (Intensive Flexible Family Support) Program Family Support Case Manager 30 Hour Position For the Central Mass – North Central, Worcester and South Valley regions IFFS program of the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) IFFS Case Manager for the Central MA region’s Intensive Flexible Family Supports program of the Department of Developmental Services through HMEA Assist in t...
The director of alumni relations plans, directs and coordinates all alumni programming locally and across the country. Responsibilities include planning the reunion gala; recruiting class chairs; organizing regional receptions and alumni events (Beefsteak, PC Dinner, etc.); working with the director of communications to develop and execute Xavier’s social media strategy, and being a first point of...
Education Corporation of America owns and operates private accredited colleges across the United States as well as via the Internet from our corporate headquarters near Birmingham, Alabama. Our schools serve the needs of thousands of students while giving employers an educated and skilled workforce in the markets where we are located. We provide educational opportunities in business, administrativ...
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