Essence Preparatory Public School, through rigorous academics, intentional character development, and cultivating student knowledge of self, prepares all kindergarten through eighth-grade students for high school, college, and beyond as leading agents of change in their communities. We will serve 360 during our launching year and will serve more than 800 students when we are at full scale, offering K-8 grade levels. We will not only have brick and mortar on the Eastside but serve children from the community in which we stand.
Passionate and revolutionary educators. Foster a classroom culture that pushes deeper, conceptual learning, restorative practices, and daily demonstrates our core mindsets. Willingness to be coached and developed, be a member of a team of like-minded educators, and use data-informed instruction and culturally responsive practices with the guidance and support of your instructional coach, be prepared to shape the lives of your future scholars positively.
Competitive salary based upon credentials and experience
Health benefits include medical, dental, vision, and supplementary coverage with multiple plan options
Employer-funded Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)
Employer-paid Long-term Disability and Life Insurance
Paid local personal days, paid bereavement leave, and paid parental leave
Participation in Texas Teacher Retirement System (TRS)