edTalent is committed to connecting great talent in education through an online community for education professionals.
edTalent is pleased to announce the BETA launch of "edTalent Jobs" and “edTalent Recruit”; our first areas of the online community for education professionals.
"edTalent Jobs" is a place for education professionals seeking jobs and careers in education. They can search and apply to jobs as well as showcase their talent profile.
“edTalent Recruit” is a job board with education jobs and a resume database for employers seeking talent with a background in education.
REGISTER EARLY, HELP US GROW!
We will begin with a soft launch and registration period over several weeks throughout April 2012. edTalent is seeking your assistance to help us grow our first areas of the online community by getting a jump start on registration, prior to fully functional release.
Job Seekers (Community Members) – “edTalent Jobs”
During this initial registration period Job Seekers can upload resumes and other relevant documents, and create a free detailed profile in order to showcase their talents to employers.
Following the registration period they will have the ability to search for and apply directly to a wide variety of education jobs. Their documents and profile will also be searchable by employers. Finally, they will be provided with a dashboard to manage their activity.
Their registration automatically makes them a Community Members. As we grow, this membership will provide free access to our forum for sharing education ideas, our networking site which will include an application for a mobile device, as well as education news, and other education resources.
Employers – “edTalent Recruit”
During this initial registration period Employers will have an opportunity to register, create a profile, and create free job postings.
Following the registration period education based employers will have free access to our job posting portal and resume reviewing tools. Applicants will have the ability to apply directly to employers’ job postings.
In the future this area of the community will grow with more applicant tracking tools, allowing a recruiter or employer to track each candidate in order to ensure a smooth hiring experience for both the job seeker and the employer.
Other Future Areas of the Community
The “edTalent Forum” will be part of the online community where education professionals can share ideas through a forum. This database of education topics will be searchable and will allow attachments.
“edTalent Connect” will be part of the online community where education professionals can network. This networking tool will enable users to communicate and start groups. This will include an app for your phone or other mobile device.
The “edTalent Resource Center” will enable the online community of education professionals to access education related resources. This will consist of a searchable database of education products, services, and tools provided by third parties.
“edTalent News” will provide the latest news stories in education related to technology, policy, public commentary, or politics.
The “edTalent Virtual Classroom” is a place where educators can network and connect with classrooms across the globe. This will enable the use of video in order to connect to classrooms globally.
It is our mission to be the primary site for all education resources. With the face of education continuously changing edTalent is dedicated to creating a network for education professionals. Education professionals are learners too, which is why we created this online community. There are many seasoned education professionals as well as those that are new to education and they can all learn from each other. Using the latest and greatest information coupled with legacy proven techniques can improve ways students learn.
edTalent is not just for schools, but for corporate education, training, learning, and development departments as well. Education is not just limited to school teachers and college professors, corporate trainers are teachers and educators too. We would like to emphasize that edTalent is for all education professionals with an education background. Whether you have a background in school administration, finance, human resources, marketing, information technology, or facilities (just to name a few), edTalent is the site for you.