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NYSAIS Job Fair to Promote Diversity

Saturday, February 24, 2024
9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School
4 West 93rd Street
New York, NY, 10025
Between Columbus & Central Park West

Candidate Information




Please note that while no one will be excluded, this event is designed to increase the number of teachers and administrators of color within independent schools.


We are offering free, 60-minute live webinars with current independent school employees sharing wisdom and experience. All webinars will also be recorded to support candidates in their preparation for the Job Fair.

You can find more information about these webinars here, including registration information and past recordings.

2023 Webinar Screenshot



Please read all Candidate Information Below

Schedule for Candidates ONLY (Subject to Change)

9:30 – 10:00 am Q&A
10:00  – 1:00 pm Networking & Interviewing



Registration is required to allow schools to search for your résumé prior to the job fair.

  • Complete the registration form. Please be sure to save your résumé in the format of LastName,FirstName.pdf or .doc. 
  • There is NO FEE for candidates.
  • A BA or BS by September 2024 is required to attend.
  • Certification is NOT required. Career changers and college seniors are encouraged to attend.

On the day of the Job Fair

  • Be prepared to chat with many schools on the day of the fair. Each chat will last between 5 and 10 minutes.
  • Come prepared with physical copies of your résumé to distribute to the schools that you meet with.

Accessing Job Postings

  • Candidates can access job postings at any time at the NYSAIS website under NYSAIS Member School Job Board. This information is posted directly by the schools and is updated regularly.
  • Registered candidates will also be able to search the Electronic Job Fair Job Board during the Job Fair, where the most current anticipated vacancies are announced.
    • *Please note: It will take 1-2 weeks before the Job Fair Job Board starts to populate with open positions