KIPP is a national network of free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public schools in educationally underserved communities. Over 100,000 students attend one of the 242 KIPP schools that operate in 31 regions across the United States. KIPP Philadelphia Schools Public Schools (KPPS) is a part of the national KIPP network and currently leads six schools serving approximately 2,400 students in North and West Philadelphia.
Together with families and communities, we create joyful, academically excellent schools that prepare students to pursue the paths they choose—college, career, and beyond—so they can lead fulfilling lives and build a more just world.
The ideal candidate for KIPP Philly is talented, committed and culturally competent. We are seeking a candidate with experience working in schools that serve diverse, under-resourced communities, is passionate about educational equity, and believes that great teachers and leaders are the key to student growth and achievement.
-Salaries at KPPS are competitive, equitable, and predictable.
-All KPPS employees enjoy access to a comprehensive benefits package, a 403B matching program, and free financial advising services.
-Uncertified teachers have access to $2500 in tuition reimbursement to pursue certification.