Working at IMS

Further your career here

Join Independence Mission Schools as we reinvent Catholic education through our network of 14 K-8 schools serving families of all faiths in low-income neighborhoods. Here you are encouraged to:

  • Bring your values – Along with academics, IMS educators teach values from a Catholic perspective. We are intentional about fostering intellectual, emotional, and spiritual development.
  • Teach for good – IMS educators are passionate about leveling the playing field for students from low-income neighborhoods by preparing them to succeed at top-tier high schools.
  • Chart your path – Ongoing mentorship, professional development, and professional learning cohorts include opportunities to focus on instructional mastery or progress toward administration.

Employee Benefits

IMS offers a complete benefits package for full-time and part-time employees. Download Employee Benefits Flyer. The package includes:

  • Paid time off  (sick and personal)
  • 403-B retirement plan with generous company match
  • Health insurance with low-cost employee premium
  • Healthy lifestyles program


IMS partners with leading organizations in urban education to support and develop our educators. They include Jounce Partners, School Kit, Skyrocket, Teach for America, Teach|PHL, and TNTP.

Ready to apply?

Visit our careers portal to view open positions, complete your online application, and upload your credentials.

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