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Join Our Team

KIPP Texas is hiring for a diverse team of dynamic, collaborative, and dedicated individuals with an unyielding belief that every child will succeed. If you want to be part of a supportive team that’s more like a family, then KIPP Texas is for you.

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    Best-in-Class Benefits

    KIPP Texas offers full medical, dental and vision plans starting at $0 out of pocket for all full-time employees.

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    Our Family Supports You Growing Yours

    KIPP Texas provides paid parental leave to support you and your family as it grows.

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    Get Rewarded for Your Contribution Expanding KIPP Texas

    Employees earn $1,000 for any referred teacher, administrator, Miles or Fisher Fellow, or School Support Professional (SSP) staff member at the manager level or above who gets hired in KIPP Texas. There is no limit on the number of referral bonuses you can earn!

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    Dedicated to Your Professional Growth

    KIPP Texas is a place where the learning never ends, even for teachers and staff! Our leaders ensure staff dedicated to growing and developing your skills.

Benefits & Perks

Working at KIPP Texas Public Schools is not just a job - it is an opportunity to build a better tomorrow through education as a part of our Team & Family. KIPP Texas is committed to ensuring our employees have healthy professional and personal lives. Here are a few things that make joining the KIPP Texas Team & Family special:

There's a Place for You

KIPP Texas is hiring for a diverse team of dynamic, collaborative, and dedicated individuals with an unyielding belief that every child will succeed.

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Teachers

KIPP Texas teachers create classrooms defined by high expectations because they believe in every student’s unlimited potential. Alongside a committed team, KIPP teachers deliver tailored instruction to support student success into college and beyond.

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School Leader

Outstanding schools are built, led, and sustained by empowered leaders. Set the vision. Light the way. KIPP Texas leaders are experts in teaching and instructional leadership.

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School Support Partner (SSP) Staff

Join the KIPP Texas SSP team and help advance our goal to serve 100,000 students across the state of Texas. We need critical players, outside of the classroom, to support students to and through college.

Teacher in classroom

Teachers

KIPP Texas teachers create classrooms defined by high expectations because they believe in every student’s unlimited potential. Alongside a committed team, KIPP teachers deliver tailored instruction to support student success into college and beyond.

Teacher in classroom

School Leader

Outstanding schools are built, led, and sustained by empowered leaders. Set the vision. Light the way. KIPP Texas leaders are experts in teaching and instructional leadership.

Excited graduate

School Support Partner (SSP) Staff

Join the KIPP Texas SSP team and help advance our goal to serve 100,000 students across the state of Texas. We need critical players, outside of the classroom, to support students to and through college.

Featured Employees

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    I choose to work at KIPP because we are equally focused on unlocking doors of opportunity for our students and doing that work with relationships at the center of it all.

    Geoffrey Roy

    Founding School Leader at KIPP CONNECT High School, KIPP Texas- Houston

  • Brittany Hill

    I love working at KIPP because here I get to work with the children I love and provide them with the resources to command their futures.

    Brittany Hill

    Biology Teacher at KIPP University Prep High School, KIPP Texas- San Antonio

  • Case Martinez

    As a first generation college goer, the KIPP mission stood out to me. As I grow professionally I'm reminded daily that my work has a direct impact on all of our kids.

    Casey Martinez

    HR Supervisor at KIPP Texas-Austin

Join Our TeamFrequently Asked Questions

What is the application process with KIPP Texas?

Step 1: Online Application
All applications must be submitted online HERE. Filter by the Texas cities you are interested in applying.

Step 2: Initial Interview
Applicants who move forward will be invited to an initial interview by a member of our recruitment team.

Step 3: In-Person Interview
Applicants who move forward from the initial interview will be invited for an in-person interview at one of our KIPP Texas schools. While each school’s selection process varies slightly, you should expect to complete an in-person interview with leaders of the school and that you will need to conduct a sample lesson. Candidates who would require travel accommodations for an in-person interview may follow a modified selection process.

Step 4: Offer Notification
Applicants who complete an in-person interview will be notified of their status and those selected will receive an offer to officially join the KIPP Texas Team & Family.

How early can I apply to be a teacher for the 2019-2020 school year?

Our applications for our 19-20 school are open! Apply HERE.

What does KIPP Texas look for in an applicant?

Successful teaching candidates are highly reflective, value feedback, and constantly seek to improve their instructional practices. Qualified applicants for KIPP Texas have demonstrated a history of success in both instructional and non-instructional positions.

I want to move into a career in education. Are there opportunities for me at KIPP Texas?

Yes! There are many opportunities for applicants of all backgrounds to join our mission and work at KIPP.

Earn Your Masters in Teaching: Houston’s Graduate Teaching Fellowship
This prestigious paid two-year program provides a unique opportunity for aspiring teachers to learn alongside mentor teachers during their first year. Fellows gradually take on more instructional responsibilities before stepping into the classroom full-time their second year in the program.

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Substitute Teachers:

Our substitutes are valuable members of our team, and many of our substitutes go on to find careers at KIPP. Apply to be a sub in:

I am interested in a career with KIPP Texas, but I am not an educator. Can I still apply?

Yes, we have many non-teaching positions available through our School Support Partners (SSP) team! The SSP is an essential key to our success. See the positions available across our SSP team HERE.