|Über uns||At the Houston Independent School District, our mission is to provide every classroom with an effective teacher. Educate - Transform - Empower|
|Mission||At Houston Independent School District, our mission is to provide every classroom with an effective teacher.|
Only one profession has the ability to inspire generations of change and reach all facets of the globe. Are you ready to accept the challenge and make a difference in the lives of children all across Houston? If you are, we want you on #TeamHISD !
Houston Independent School District (HISD) will have hundreds of openings for motivated teachers who are invested in making an impact on student achievement. Top candidates are encouraged to submit applications using the following web address: www.houstonisd.org/teachhisd
Candidates that apply early have the best chance of securing early contracts with our schools.
HISD is a diverse, student-centered school district that's just as innovative as the nation's top charter schools. HISD is looking for teachers who are excited by innovation, committed to inspire and motivate all learners, and dedicated to unlocking the potential of every student.
As a teacher in HISD, you will benefit from numerous supports, both inside and outside of the classroom, which will serve as catalysts to YOUR growth as we become #GreatAllOver. Resources at your disposal include instructional coaches, online and in-person PD that feature some of the fields most innovative and successful best practices in classroom management and technology. In addition, career pathways to leadership positions are available for qualified experienced teachers.
The current starting salary for a 10-month teacher with a Bachelor's degree is $51,500. HISD offers a comprehensive benefits package to teachers, including medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance, flexible spending account options, and vacation time.
By filling out one application, applicants gain access to a network of nearly 300 diverse schools looking for qualified, experienced teachers.
Candidates must have a Bachelor's degree, hold a valid Texas teaching certification (or reciprocal out-of-state certification), and pass a background check. HISD is committed to diversity in hiring an
HISD is the first two-time winner of the Broad Prize Award, which recognizes the public school system that has made the most substantial gains in student achievement.
HISD has 32 schools on the on Washington Post High School Challenge Index which identifies top 9% of nation’s high schools
HISD was featured in U.S. News following aggressive expansion of AP programs in all high schools.
Voters in 2012 approved the largest school construction bond in Texas history.
The Class of 2015 racked up over $265 million worth of scholarships and financial aid awards.
HISD is one of 21 districts across the nation that was awarded the $30 million grant