Who We Are

ESS is the nation’s leading educational talent management solution company, specializing in daily substitutes, long-term vacancies, permanent placements, and special education solutions for K-12 school districts across the country.

Our team serves over 2,500,000 students with a pool of 55,000 substitute and permanent employees throughout 24 states. Internally, the ESS team is comprised of 400 individuals with a passion for education working together to ensure our partner districts experience valuable education every day.

We deliver exceptional service and highly talented staff to enhance our partners’ ability to promote student achievement.

The Advantages of ESS

Proven Success
With 19 years of experience in K-12 education, our program has become the industry’s leading solution. Over 700 school districts nationwide have chosen ESS as the ideal partner for managing their education staffing programs.

Responsive Service
We provide local management professionals with limitless corporate support to ensure our partnership’s success. Your ESS management team works with you daily to oversee operations and offer effective solutions.

Education Focused
Founded by the son of a substitute teacher, education is our passion. As the largest education-exclusive staffing provider in the country, we understand that the care and instruction of our children should never be a side project.

Comprehensive Capabilities
Our program specializes in all facets of education staffing management. Whatever your staffing needs may be, we can provide professional people, processes, and systems so that your district can focus on its core goal of quality education.

Personal Approach
Just as each student has unique needs, so does each school district. Our solutions are tailored to meet the specific needs of your district, your students, and your community.