Career Communities
Helping Professions & Education


Explore potential careers and develop industry specific skills for success in the Education Community. Career Services offers individual counseling, job and internship resources, networking events, and professional development opportunities to help students succeed. Below is a quick snapshot of relevant industries, career outlook, community specific resources, and related Registered Student Organizations to help direct students along their career path in the Education Community.



  • Adult Education
  • Coaching/Athletic Administration
  • College Administration & Student Affairs
  • Curriculum Development
  • Education/School Administration
  • Education Advicacy
  • English as a Second Language Teaching
  • Libraries/Information & Media Services
  • Pre-K & K-12 Teaching (Public, Charter & Private/Independent Schools)
  • School Administration
  • School Counseling & School Psychology
  • Teaching Abroad
  • Vocational Education
  • Youth Development

Community Resume Sample

Community Resume Sample II

Recommended templates, additional samples, and information on how to best craft a resume can be found here.


Helpful Resources


Job Search Resources/Tools by State


Additional Job Search Resources / Tools

  • AAEE Job Board
    Job postings and the opportunity to upload your resume into a centralized database for review by school districts across the country (UD is a member of AAEE, the American Association for Employment in Education)
    A resource for candidates pursuing positions in charter schools nationwide.
  • Council for Exceptional Children
    Click on "Career Center" for job search information (located under the "Professional Development" tab).
    A comprehensive site for those pursuing K-12 teaching, administrative or support jobs.
  • Education Week 
    A personal job search tool for educators; includes a very helpful "Career Corner" blog.
  • Great Teacher
    Allows users to search a job bank for openings according to state or key word.
  • K12JobSpot
    Thousands of job postings from schools/school districts across the United States. Free to job seekers.
  • National Public School & School District Locator
    Identify schools, school districts and Federal program information by searching respective databases.
    A helpful employment source for educators.
  • Teach for America
    Teachers commit to teaching for two years in urban or rural schools.
  • - Teaching Jobs Nationwide
    A free service for teacher candidates which allows individuals to post their resumes and view vacancies nationwide.
  • Teachers.Net
    Provides job seekers with a job bank, chat boards, curriculum resources, and a lesson plan book. Users can receive e-mails on new vacancy listings and utilize internet career seminars.

Private/Independent School Information & Placement Services

To find resources for teaching abroad Click here



  • Association of Pre-Professional Leaders in Education (APPLE)
  • Secondary Educators of Tomorrow
  • Student Association for the Education of Young Children (SAYEC)
  • Academic Support Program Inspiring Renaissance Educators (ASPIRE)

 To find out more about these RSOs and how to get involved, visit Student Central.


  • Login to your Handshake account
  • Choose "Personalize Handshake"  at the top of your home screen
  • Choose from 8 different industry focused communities
  • Start learning about jobs, internships, and events that interest you
Career Services Center - Cindy Holland


P: 302-831-8572

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- Appoquinimink School District (DE)

- Boys & Girls Clubs

- Child, Inc.

- City Year

- Easter Seals

- Fairfax County Public Schools (VA)

- Howard County Public Schools (MD)

- State of Delaware

- Success Academy Charter Schools (NY)

- Teach for America


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Phone: (302) 831-2392
401 Academy Street • Newark, DE 19716