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Spring Branch ISD Seeks to Hire More Than 60 New Teachers

 

Spring Branch ISD in Houston needs to hire more than 60 new teachers for the start of the next school year and is offering a record $59,000 salary for new first-year teachers.

School starts August 16, and the district is working every day to recruit and prepare more than 60 new teachers to join Spring Branch ISD. The district is in particular need of bilingual teachers.

Spring Branch ISD has more than 33,000 students in 47 schools across Houston. The district employs nearly 3,000 teachers.

The school board on June 21 approved 2 percent pay raises for all teachers as part of a $360.7 million budget for the 2022 fiscal year. Starting pay for first-year teachers will increase from $58,000 a year to $59,000, a new record for the district.

“With school starting on August 16, it is vitally important that we make sure every teacher vacancy is filled and we are working hard to bring that about,” Superintendent Jennifer Blaine said. “Ours is one of the highest performing school districts in the area and our teachers and other employees dedicate their lives to serving the needs of children. We are urging available teachers to come join the Spring Branch ISD family.”

Teachers led Spring Branch ISD students to far outperform state averages on the STAAR tests this year, and learning losses from COVID-19 were significantly less than those in many other districts across the state.

To apply for a position at Spring Branch ISD, teachers can click here or call 713.464.1511.