Upbring is a 135 year-old nonprofit organization with a rich legacy of serving vulnerable people across Texas. Its mission is to break the cycle of child abuse by empowering children, families and communities. Upbring serves more than 30,000 people annually and provides innovative programs and services for children including foster care, adoption, education, residential treatment and community services. For more information, visit Upbring.org.
Why should you join Upbring?
It’s quite simple – when you go to work surrounded by people just as passionate as you, it doesn’t feel like work.
At Upbring, we’re changemakers determined to create a world where all children are loved, protected and cherished. Inspired by faith, we are both warriors and servants for children and families. We’ve been helping children thrive for more than 135 years, and we’re not stopping. Our mission is to break the cycle of child abuse by empowering children, families and communities. And as we accomplish this mission, we have an opportunity to shape not only the way we deliver our programs and services, but shape the way Texas treats children.
The children we serve have dreams, talent and so much potential – but they need dedicated, skillful and compassionate individuals to help them succeed. Our employees are champions for Texas children who give their all to create brighter futures. When you work at Upbring, you’re not just collecting a paycheck, you’re playing a key role in breaking the cycle of child abuse.
Upbring offers an environment of growth from within, collaboration, innovation and ongoing training to bring you to the next level. If all of the above excite you and you also possess a collaborative work ethic, take constructive criticism with ease, and desire the entire team to shine, then this could be your dream job.
The Kindergarten Teacher is responsible for developing a positive, age-appropriate, structured learning environment promoting the growth, well-being, and development of children. The Elementary Teacher will help ensure developmentally-appropriate achievement for all children within a safe, joyful and nurturing learning environment with emphasis on loving words and loving actions.
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