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Hiring Takes a Tip from Speed Dating on Feb. 12

Speed Networking 021219 The School District of University City’s Human Resources Department will host a speed-dating event for all interested teachers and administrators from 5-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at Blueberry Hill Restaurant in the Loop (6504 Delmar, University City, MO 63130).

Staff recruitment in preparation for the 2019-20 school year is ongoing and competition for the best and brightest has never been stronger. “We have aggressive and clearly defined education goals,” explained Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources Tiffany Slater. “We acknowledge the importance of acquiring amazing teachers and administrators to forward those goals and teach our talented students. It’s also important that interviewing is not a one-sided process. Both parties must actively choose each other. That’s how we decided to invite candidates to participate in an exciting and welcoming speed-dating format.”

“We are hoping to generate some excitement around the one profession that, through their development of tomorrow’s leaders, has the potential to positively impact them all,” Slater added.

All educators interested in joining the District are eligible to participate. The District has established an online registration portal at Candidates may provide advance information including resume while reserving their spot for the event.

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For more information, call (314) 290-4022 or email