Thank you for your interest in a career with KIPP Philadelphia Schools!
To apply to teach at KIPP Philadelphia Schools, browse the list of current openings. When you find opportunities that match your interests, register for an account and submit an online application. Please note the following:
Step 1: Submit Online Application
Step 2: Pre-Recorded Video Interview
If you advance to the Pre-Recorded Video Interview step in the application process, a member of the KIPP Philadelphia Talent Team will send you an email invtiation to participate in a VidCruiter interview.
In preparation for your interview, please familiarize yourself with the mission, vision and teaching framework of KIPP by visiting our national website, www.kipp.org.
We also recommend that you peruse our regional website, www.kippphiladelphia.org to learn more about KIPP Philadelphia Schools. We suggest reviewing the links below as a starting point to your research on KIPP Philadelphia Schools.
Step 3: Video Demonstration Lesson
If the pre-recorded video interview indicates you may be a good fit for the position, you will be invited to submit a 20-30 minute video of your teaching a lesson to students.
Step 4: Final Interview
After reviewing your video demonstration lesson, the Talent Team will determine whether to invite you to a final in-person interview. At this interview, you will teach a demo lesson, interview with school leaders, and meet our team and our KIPPsters. Final Interviews typically last 3 hours. Please note: If you are considered a good fit for positions across multiple campuses, you will be invited to teach one demo lesson and meet the leaders of each school considering you for a position.
Step 5: Reference Check and Credential Review
The Talent Team will reach out to the references provided on your application. Please share any updates that you might have. If not included initially on your application, make sure to provide the contact information for a current or previous manager. We will also ask that you provide copies of your Praxis scores, transcripts and teaching certificate to the Talent Team if you have not do so already.
Stage 6: Offer:
Congratulations! We hope that you join the KIPP Philadelphia Schools Team and Family.
*Note, the typical timeline from application to final interview is 4 weeks. However, pending your individual circumstances, your process may differ.
To apply for non-instructional positions at KIPP Philadelphia Schools, browse the list of current openings. When you find opportunities that match your interests:
Candidates who are invited to move forward can expect to complete a VidCruiter interview, submit a performance task, and final interview with the hiring manager and other members of the KIPP Philadelphia staff. The specific interview process varies from position to position and will be explained in detail to candidates who advance beyond the VidCruiter interview stage.
If you are having difficulty submitting your application, please follow these troubleshooting tips:
If you continue to have trouble after following these instructions, email email@example.com and include a detailed description of your issue. Screen shots are always helpful. Please, no phone calls.