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Teaching and counseling students and alumni seeking full time employment are invited to attend the 2016 Southwest Ohio/Northern Kentucky Education Career Fair on April 12, 2016 in the Cintas Center on Xavier University's campus. No pre-registration is required to attend this fair.

Please Bring: 

  • Student ID (current students) 
  • Multiple copies of your resume 
  • Padfolio (to hold copies of resumes)

Candidates should dress professionally and be prepared to speak with recruiters regarding employment opportunities. Additional tips for preparation are available by scheduling an appointment with the Career Development Office, attending a workshop, or reviewing the eTips below.

Southwest Ohio/Northern Kentucky Education Career Fair Schedule 
8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - Orientation Session
Fair staff will provide instructions for making the most of the networking session, scheduling interviews, and details about the afternoon interview process.  All candidates are strongly encouraged to attend this brief orientation.

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Networking Session 
Recruiters and teaching/counseling candidates may meet informally to discuss employment opportunities. Some schools may take this time to schedule afternoon interviews.  Candidates must attend the Networking Session to be considered for afternoon interviews. 

12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Interviews for Selected Candidates 
Some schools will choose to interview on-site at this event. Interviews scheduled during the networking session will take place at the school's booth that afternoon.

Click here to view registered employers and their anticipated hiring needs at the time of registration.  Because hiring needs can change greatly over the course of the spring semester, candidates are strongly encouraged to also visit the school district's website for additional openings in preparation for the fair.  Note: You may sort by "Majors being Recruited."

Directions to Cintas Center/Parking/Campus Map 
Parking passes will not be required for this event. Candidates may park in the east Cintas Center lot labeled C-2.

2016 Education Career Fair eTips
eTip 1:  Why attend the Education Career Fair?
eTip 2:  Preparing your Job Search Documents
eTip 3:  Do your Research
eTip 4:  Make a Positive Impact with a Professional Image
eTip 5:  Navigating the Fair
eTip 6:  Day of Event Tips & Checklist

Education Resume Video
Click here to view a 12-minute video coaching Education majors on how to build an effective teaching candidate resume.

The Southwest Ohio/Northern Kentucky Education Career Fair is presented by Antioch University Midwest, Cincinnati Christian University, Mount St. Joseph University, Northern Kentucky University, Wilmington College, the University of Cincinnati, and Xavier University. Students and alumni of the seven sponsoring colleges/universities are invited to attend.