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Employment Opportunities

The Branch School cherishes each student as an individual with unique talents; we stimulate critical thinking and the development of problem-solving skills. Located in the west Houston energy corridor, our school has small class sizes and a nurturing environment.

All of our employees are expected to embrace our mission and to provide a professional and safe learning environment for our students. The Branch School Faculty and Staff members strive to be supportive of one another and to create an atmosphere which is conducive to collegiality and harmonious and productive relationships.

If you are interested in one of the positions below please email us with your resume and cover letter attached.  Include references for classroom teaching positions.

Head of School
The Branch School is seeking an individual to serve as our Head of School. The Head of School reports directly to the Board of Trustees, and is responsible for the entire operation of the school.  We seek a strong leader who is passionate about educating children and has a broad knowledge of PK-8 education.

This individual should embrace the unique culture of Branch, and resonate with our core values of kindness, diversity, and respect for all.  They should find our highly collaborative environment engaging and be able to lead our students and staff into the next decade of growth and excellence.  Other key focus areas for Branch are project-based learning, social-emotional learning, critical thinking skills, protecting the natural ecosystem, and outdoor education. 

This position has a start date of July 1, 2024.  This is a full-time position.

Dean of Students 2024-2025
The Branch School is seeking an energetic and experienced educator for our Dean of Students position.  The Dean of Students has primary oversight for student support, student activities, and student discipline. Reporting directly to the Associate Head of School, this individual will work as a liaison and support to both students and teachers, as well as be a key member of the Administrative Team. This position has a start date of July 1, 2024.  This is a 12-month position.

Middle School ELA Teacher 2024-25
The Branch School is seeking an energetic and experienced educator for our Middle School ELA teacher.  The ideal candidate should be energetic, creative, kind, and have a strong understanding of literature and the English language. They should be able to interact with students and colleagues in a professional manner that allows for collaboration and cooperation, as we all strive to support each child’s education. This position involves teaching sixth, seventh and eighth grade language arts as well as electives such as debate or broadcasting. This position has a start date of August 1, 2024.  This is a 10-month position.

Front Desk Administrative Assistant
The Branch School is seeking a friendly and energetic “people person” to fill the spot of Front Desk Administrative Assistant.  We are a PK3-8th grade private school in the Energy Corridor. The ideal candidate will be able to multitask and pace work flow in an ever-changing environment.  Experience in education is a plus, but not a requirement.  Customer service skills are a must, as well as proficiency in MS Office and Google Suite.  This position has a start date of July 1, 2024.  This is a 12-month position.

Experienced Substitute Teachers
In the absence of the regular classroom teacher, the substitute teacher provides instruction, encouraging student progress and managing the learning environment in a safe and calm manner.

The Branch School believes that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. The school’s equal employment opportunity practices extend to recruitment, hiring, selection, compensation, benefits, transfer, promotion, training, discipline, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment. The school reserves the right to use religion as a hiring criterion for selected positions, due to the mission and nature of our school as a faith-based institution, as permitted by law.

Elementary teacher and student happily working together; The Branch School; Private School in Houston
Preschoolers filling bird feeder during Outdoor Classroom; The Branch School; Private School in Houston
Elementary student leaning in to ask teacher a question; The Branch School; Private School in Houston