…where Professionals in International Education can hear about new employment opportunities and employers can find the talent they need.
The PIE Jobs provides a unique jobs board for the international education industry. We created the jobs board because we recognised that there is significant interest in moving on within this fantastic industry yet no jobs board that provided an easy solution. Are you keen to hire someone with a bursting contacts book, experience in Brazil or fluency in Mandarin? Chances are, you only have to look within the industry to find the best-placed people to fill your vacancy.
Either post up your job advert on The PIE Jobs Board and manage the recruitment process yourself – with candidates replying directly to you – or, if you wish, take advantage of our recruitment consultancy service. Provide us with a brief, we’ll provide you with a shortlist of candidates and will manage the entire recruitment process for you.
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Movers & Shakers
International Quest, UK. Claudia has recently joined IQ as Operations and Marketing Manager. She started her career in the EFL industry in 1998 as an English teacher for language schools and since then she has covered several roles in the junior summer centre sector including group leader for Euro Master Studio in 2007, activity leader, activity manager and centre manager at EAC from 2007 to 2010, and centre director at International Quest starting in 2011. She obtained her CELTA certificate in 2012 and moved to the IQ head office in January 2013. In her new position in the Sales and Marketing Department she plans to increase IQ's international presence.
Moved: January 2014
Christchurch Educated, New Zealand. Richard has been appointed International Student Pathway Coordinator for Christchurch Educated. Over the coming year he will work alongside the education sector to build understanding about the factors that influence international students to stay in Canterbury. The aim is to encourage more international secondary students to consider tertiary study with a local provider. Richard is excited by his new role and is already liaising closely with international directors, agents and students at a range of secondary and tertiary institutes to determine what influences students to stay. “I will focus on promoting the quality and variety of Canterbury tertiary study options on offer, and connecting international high school students to tertiary study providers, so they can receive tailored programmes to support their transition from high school to higher education options," he said.
Moved: March 2014
Pearson, UK. Mark is the new Managing Director of Pearson UK, having previously been the Senior Vice President, Strategy and Marketing and Higher Education for Pearson International, part of Pearson PLC. Mark joined Pearson for the first time in 1984, initially as an editor, before becoming Literature and Linguistics Publisher. In 1993 he moved to Hong Kong to work for Pearson's Asia business and in 1995 was appointed Managing Director of Pearson Professional Asia Pacific. After a ten-year period away from Pearson, he rejoined in 2007 as Development Director for the international assessment business, before launching the Pearson Test of English in 2009. He was appointed to his strategy and business development role in 2010, and in 2011-2012 was also President, Pearson Europe before assuming international leadership of Schools and Higher Education.