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What is the protocol for talking to a potential employer to get an interview?

I'm currently looking for a High School Teaching job. I sent out the online apps, mailed paper copies of my resume and cover letter, e-mailed the head of HR and department chair, and I haven't heard back from them. I want to give a polite call to the department to chair to let her know of my interest and hopefully get an interview. Any tips on how to do this? If there are any anonymous high school department chairs or administrators who help in this process your advice is extremely valuable.

Asked By: Sarah B - 8/8/2010
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In that type of environment I would expect you would have to wait to get a call back as it is not just any old job so I would have to say wait patiently, unless you have been waiting two weeks or longer I would definitely call them and say that you are really interested in working in there so that you think it would be... More
Answered By: handlethylove - 8/8/2010
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