Lead Teacher

Promise Prep

Join our mission

Promise Prep’s mission is to ensure all students, regardless of their family’s income, race, or zip code, have access to a high-quality education that enables them to become critical thinkers, have choices, capitalize on opportunities, and secure continuing economic advancement to positively impact their community.

To achieve our vision, we are searching for talented Lead Teachers with a Bachelor’s degree and at least 1-2 years of lead teaching experience (Indiana teaching certification preferred) with a proven record of propelling extraordinary student growth.

Results over reasons

As a Lead Teacher, you will build a classroom culture that fosters students’ genuine love for learning and creates a sense of community for our families. With the support of talented school leaders and a dedicated team, you will achieve incredible academic outcomes through a rigorous data-driven approach in pursuit of academic mastery in math, reading, and writing for all children. 

Your passion for doing transformative work in the classroom coupled with our curriculum approach will enhance the life trajectories of our students and launch them toward their potential. 

Become a part of a transformative educational team 

Promise Prep provides constant support and professional development while working with a transformative team. Every week, school teams dedicate time to engage in professional development workshops. Throughout the school day, Promise Prep maintains an open door policy, where both teachers and school leaders exchange feedback.

Successful teachers are encouraged to step up into leadership roles. As a growing organization, we are always looking to promote from within, and we provide ample training and support to ensure the next generation of Promise Prep leaders are well equipped for the task. We provide a competitive compensation and benefits package that places a premium on the needs of you and your family. Promise Prep also provides technology and classroom resources.

Bring your whole self

We want team members who are passionate about our mission, vision, and core values. You will be a tremendous team member at Promise Prep if you bring a mindset of service, a growth mindset, joy, humor, and the ability to turn obstacles into opportunities. You must be hungry and determined to not only meet your goals, but surpass them. You are highly skilled at effectively communicating with your team members, both in good times and bad times. You are humble, willing to put the team’s needs ahead of your own, and committed to contributing to a collaborative work environment. You want to have a voice in how we transform the landscape of education in Indianapolis.

We want lifelong learners. Promise Prep needs you to bring your passion for learning to disrupt the status quo and tackle problems with innovative solutions. 


Promise Prep is a new public charter school in Indianapolis, IN. We will open in the summer of 2021 with our founding Kindergarten, First, and Second Grade classrooms and will grow by one grade level each year until we are fully grown. Equity is at the heart of our mission. We have a deep commitment to pursuing diversity and striving for equity. We are always looking for amazing teachers to join our team. Join our team today, and change the landscape of public education in Indianapolis.

Promise Prep is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Work authorization is required (candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the U.S.).

Job Type
Grade Level
Elementary (K-6)
Grade Categories
Classroom Teacher
Job Subjects