Employers

Welcome, Employers!

Our services for employers include:

  • Targeted Career Fairs    The Career Center collaborates with our career services partners across campus to hold fall and spring campus-wide fairs.  These career fairs are promoted on the Career Fairs page once the dates for each event has been set and confirmed.
  • The Wisconsin Education Recruitment Fair, WERF Noble Networksmallalso known as WERF, is the statewide educator recruitment fair organized by the Career Center and co-sponsored by all the teacher education programs in Wisconsin. It is held in early spring at the Monona Terrace and typically attracts school administrators from more WERF Networkingsmallthan 50 schools and districts from around Wisconsin and across the country.    Visit our Fairs and Events page for the specific date.
  • Information Tables used to raise visibility on campus, generate new interest in passing students, and present an informal opportunity for potential candidates to seek out recruiters for more information.
  • Online job postings in BuckyNetBuckyNet hotlink   Your first step in posting an opportunity and recruiting School of Education students is to create a BuckyNet account.  Choose the BuckyNet icon to access the job posting site and select the Register button to create your account.
  • Interviewing: Virtually or at the Career Center The School of Education Career Center will arrange interviews for employers who wish to come to campus or set up Skype interviews.  Employers are urged to call the Career Center several weeks prior to a preferred interview date so that the Career Center can notify qualified candidates, and they in turn can make interview appointments.  To arrange a campus visit or Skype interview, contact the Career Center staff by email or call 608.262.1755.
  • UW-Madison Educator Candidates’ Electronic PortfoliosView Candidates button
    If an education candidate has provided you with their access information, choose the View Candidates button. New users will be asked to provide school information on the first login only.
  •  WECAN –  a unique full-featured, internet hiring environment for K-12 Wisconsin schools.  WECAN was created by a collaboration of Wisconsin school employers, teacher training colleges and teachers working through Wisconsin Association of School Personnel Administrators (WASPA) and is managed and maintained by the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The current version of the WECAN website will be retired on 1/26/2017 at 5 p.m. The newly redesigned WECAN will open at 12 p.m. on 1/30/2017. For a preview of the new site, view the WECAN School District User Guide.
  • NACE Principles for Professional Practice – Career services and employment professionals are involved in an important process—helping students choose and attain personally rewarding careers, and helping employers develop effective college relations programs which contribute to effective candidate selections for their organizations. The impact of this process upon individuals and organizations requires commitment by practitioners to principles for professional practice.
  • Contact the Career Center with specific questions at 608-262-1755 or career-center@education.wisc.edu. Like our Facebook page for current information and career event promotion.