Special Offer for Queens Faculty of Education Students 

We are excited to collaborate with Queens and offer a one-time 50% discount off the Search Associates registration fee.
As an Active Search candidate, you will have full access to our extensive database of over 700 vetted schools in over 120 countries, and 1000s of job postings.
Your Search registration is valid for up to 3 years and includes attendance at a Search Recruitment Fair. Read more about the benefits of joining Search Associates below.
I look forward to working with you on your international job search!
Gary MacPhie, Senior Associate for Canada

Why Choose Search Associates?

Each year, our established global network helps over 3,000 teachers secure great
jobs in international schools with English as the language of instruction, through
the services of our Canadian Search Associates office.

Join our Canadian Search Associates Online Community. Click here to join now. 

Discover Career Opportunity

Broaden your professional experience while seeing the world. Our schools are internationally and academically acclaimed.

Discover a World of Adventure

With partnerships with quality international schools in 120 countries, join the network that opens the doorway to a world of adventure.

Discover Financial

Live comfortably teaching abroad and join the international school community offering strong salaries and benefits.

The Search Associates Advantage

As a Search candidate, you can:

  • Access our database of over 700 top international schools and thousands of job postings
  • Research schools and salary/benefit packages. Our extensive database contains key information about member schools’ programs, demographics, hiring preferences, and salary/benefit packages – so you can research and compare schools and better target your applications.
  • Get a Daily Email of all new jobs posted in the past 24 hours
  • Apply directly to schools via our online application system
  • Attend a Search Job Fair, virtually or in-person

How can we help? We know what recruiters are looking for!

  • Personalized assistance through the recruitment process
  • Suggestions on how to strengthen your Search profile, including advice on resumes and cover letters. It is our responsibility to make your profile as competitive as possible
  • Job search tips and professional advice during the competitive recruiting season

To be eligible for this offer, you must be currently enrolled at Queens Faculty of Education, and graduating in 2023. The special registration fee is $150, which is a one-time 50% discount off the Search Associates fee (US$225). You must register with the Search Associates Canada office, with Gary MacPhie as your Senior Associate. Your Search membership is valid for up to 3 years or until you are placed overseas, whichever comes first.

Click here to Start your application. Then email me and identify yourself as a Queens student, so I can apply your discount.  

About Us

Gary MacPhie

Senior Associate, Canada

Gary brings over 30 years of international teaching and administrative experience in overseas schools to his role as a Senior Associate. He is a graduate from McMaster University and the University of Toronto. He taught with the Scarborough Board for 6 years, before embarking on his adventure in the world of international teaching.

Gary took his first international teaching position at the Singapore American School in 1988. From there he moved to the Taipei American School and then started his administrative career at International School Moshi, Tanzania in 1999 (now called UWC East Africa). This followed with principalships at Qatar Academy in Doha, Elmwood School in Ottawa and ten years as the Elementary Principal at the American International School of Guangzhou, China.

Gary joined Search Associates in 2017, and is based in Toronto. He is now sharing his passion for teaching overseas with other adventurous educators, helping them achieve their dreams of teaching internationally.

Read more About Gary’s International teaching career here.

Spanning the Globe with a Personal Touch

Hear about the Search Associates difference from international schools  and teachers themselves.

Email gmacphie@searchassociates.com

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