Placement Consultant (Recruiter) for Education Job Description

Placement Consultant (Recruiter) for Education


Teaching Nomad ( ) is an American owned teacher recruitment and placement company with offices in Shanghai & Denver, Colorado. We opened for Business is March 2011 and have been nearly doubling in revenue every year since! Our Shanghai office located in Putuo District near Zhenping Road is now hiring!

Position available: Recruiter/placement consultant

As a recruiter, you are our direct link to new & experienced teachers from all over the world. You directly represent Teaching Nomad, our services, our values and our professionalism.

Experienced education recruiters are welcome but we are open to hiring someone with teaching, sales, HR or business development experience. To us, attitude is just as important as experience.  We run a high productivity workplace and expect everyone to be on the same level. This is a job for over achievers and those looking to be involved in something great with long term potential. We work as a team, keep the drama to a minimum and understand that we all depend on each other for long term success.

The ideal candidate is looking to build a company, not just work a job. Which means that as we scale we’ll encounter new problems to be solved, we need problem solvers, not complainers.

Why work with us:

  • Competitive salary + commission
  • Flexible vacation days and work from home days
  • Fully paid health insurance
  • Legal work visa & residence permit paid          
  • Clear career growth plan with first promotion available within 9 months
  • Annual salary increase based on performance
  • Potential to transfer to U.S. office (for U.S. citizens)
Company Culture:
  • We work in an open plan office, in relatively close quarters so we can learn and communicate with each other
  • Monthly happy hour Fridays & team outings
  • We’re growth oriented and excited about building the largest teach abroad company in the world
  • Business casual work attire

Details & Qualifications:

  • Full time + position. 5 days per week.
  • Minimum 1-year contract but really interested in long term employees.
  • College graduate (for work visa)
  • 1+ years’ experience in education recruitment, general recruitment, teaching, sales, HR or business development.
  • Must be excited about the ability to determine your own income through commissions
Responsibilities/requirements, including but not limited to:
  • Full recruiting cycle including: initial contact, interviewing, screening, job match and send out.
  • Recruiting will be done through a combination of leads provided by the company and self-generated.
  • Must become knowledgeable of the teaching environment across great Asia and be able to intelligently inform new candidates
  • Work with school account manager to fill openings, identify needed openings
  • Report to Company Director regarding weekly/monthly production and progress
  • Contribution to company blog and marketing materials as needed
  • Capable of using sophisticated applicant tracking software (will train)
  • Comfortable with windows OS, Microsoft office suite and can type quickly
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • Highly productive and focused  

For consideration, send resume/CV & cover letter to

Job Summary

Type of School
Senior/High School
Start Date
Require teaching licence?
Number of Positions
Salary + Commissions & Benefits
Contract Length
1 years

Teaching Nomad is your connection to teaching in Asia & The Middle East! We are a western owned and operated teacher placement agency with offices in Denver & Shanghai. We take a lot of pride in connecting teachers with great teaching opportunities.


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  North Zhongshan Road No. 2000, Zhongqi Bldg., Suite 2501, Putuo District, Shanghai, PRC 200063

  3401 Quebec Street, Suite 9150, Denver, Colorado, 80207

 (+86) 21-8025-3905

 (+1) 720-531-6136

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