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. 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

Click here to read our Benefits Flyer


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.

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

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