International Teaching Jobs Abroad

About

Compass recruits inspiring teachers and leaders for international teaching jobs abroad. Founded in 2011, we have assisted schools in over 50 countries, spanning continental Europe, Middle East, Asia, Africa and North & South America. In this time we have placed hundreds of teachers, middle managers & Heads seeking to teach and lead overseas.

 

 

 

 

We have developed our client base by visiting international schools, attending education conferences and meeting with school leaders. Click here to see some of the international schools we have recruited for over the years. We are also governed by Federal & Cantonal permits to conduct recruitment in Switzerland. Click here for further information.

 

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For candidates seeking international opportunities, we welcome you to complete our registration by clicking below. Firstly however, we recommend all candidates review our CV Writing page for guidance before registering and submitting a CV.

 

 

 

 

For international schools who wish to enquire about our recruitment services, refer to our Contact section. Our database and network of qualified teachers are typically from the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and North America. We have experience working with many members of COBIS, BSME and similar accrediting organisations.

 

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Team



Tom Arnold Director

Tom is a qualified teacher having taught in both the UK and Switzerland. He also gained substantial experience of education recruitment before founding Compass. In this time he has recruited for and visited many international schools worldwide.

 

Ian Kerr MBE Consultant

Ian has over 40 years of experience as an educator in England, Japan, Singapore and Malaysia. During this time he was Head of an international school and in 2004, he was honoured with an MBE for services to education and the Malaysian Community.

 

Honoria Arnold Marketing

Honoria is an accomplished educator with over 30 years experience in primary schools, 16 years as a Head and more recently as an Executive Head across two schools. Honoria has significant experience in  recruiting teachers and senior leaders.

 

Heather Thompson Consultant

Heather joined us in 2015 bringing with her 25 years of recruitment experience. Heather’s expertise has been placing candidates in the Middle East and Africa and she herself has relocated many times with her husband who is an international Head.

 

Kevin Page Consultant

Kevin began his teaching career in his native New Zealand and has been working in IB international schools across Switzerland, Germany and Austria. As a former international Head of School, he is widely experienced in recruiting teachers.

 

YOU ?? Consultant

Compass is seeking to appoint an experienced and dynamic recruiter to join our growing team. If you have experience of working in recruitment and education, then we look forward to hearing from you! Contact us at info@compassteaching.com.

 

News

Mzuzu International Academy

  Click here to read the latest newsletter from Mzuzu International Academy.   “In 2003 a group of community leaders in Mzuzu and a group of Malawians living in the USA had a ‘dream’ to build an internationally accredited secondary school in Mzuzu Malawi. Having recognised that northern Malawi had a shortage of quality educational […]

COBIS Annual Conference

  The 37th COBIS Annual Conference will take place this month, 12th-14th May at the InterContinental London O2 in Greenwich.   Attending the conference will be school leaders, senior managers, school owners and governors from British international schools worldwide. It provides a platform for networking, bringing together ideas and sharing of best practices and an […]

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SAFEGUARDING

Compass is committed to child safeguarding and ensuring the welfare of children through safer recruitment. We advise all candidates and schools to read about our safer recruitment to understand the vetting processes we have in place.

 

 

 

 

Click here to read more about our safeguarding.

 

CONTACT

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info@compassteaching.com

 

 

 

Talk: 

+41 (0)78 955 34 77

 

 

 

Visit: 

Rue Louis-Meyer 7, 1800 Vevey, Switzerland