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26 Mar 2024

Teacher Middle School Teacher ($140,000 Salary)

The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School
 New York, New York County, New York, United States

Job Description

Join a team of master teachers and earn a $140,000 salary at The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School, featured in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and on 60 Minutes for its revolutionary teacher salaries and its outstanding results.

TEP aims to achieve educational equity for students from traditionally underserved communities by utilizing world-class teachers, while re-imagining the teaching profession as a place in which teachers prioritize their own growth—as pedagogical experts, intellectual seekers, and community leaders.

Watch the video below to learn more about TEP’s investment in teachers.

The Equity Project (TEP) is currently accepting applications for Math Teacher, Science Teacher, ELA Teacher, Special Education Teacher, Music Teacher, and Physical Education Teacher for the 2024-25 School Year.

If you are interested in exploring opportunities across subjects within our Middle School community, please visit TEP’s website, here:

About You (Qualifications)

  • Deeply aligned to TEP’s mission of providing a world-class education to historically under-resourced student communities (90% of TEP students qualify for free or reduced-price lunch, 22% of TEP students receive Special Education services, and 25% of TEP students are Multi-Lingual Learners)
  • Classroom experience: Minimum of 3 years of lead teaching experience, at least 2 of which must have been in 4th through 9th grade classrooms in a public charter school, traditional public school, or private school setting
  • Outstanding verbal ability and strong communication skills


At TEP, growth isn’t just for our students—continued growth is also a central priority for our teachers. That’s why we’re redefining the teacher experience, offering a rewarding career that includes an annual salary that matches TEP’s high expectations.

  • Compensation: Master Teachers earn an annual salary of $140,000, with the opportunity to earn a significant annual bonus up to $35,000 based on whole school performance
  • Redefined Work-Year: 3 extended rest breaks and 3 professional development institutes focused on learning and collaboration
  • Unmatched Educator Talent: Be surrounded by a collaborative community of experienced, passionate educators who care about educational equity
  • Time Off: Approximately 10 weeks of vacation per year (all school vacations)
  • Employee Wellness: We value your well-being through our Staff Food Program, Staff Retreats, and Wellness Programming
  • Healthcare: World-class medical, dental, vision, Short-Term Disability (STD), Long-Term Disability (LTD), and Life Insurance policies
  • Family Focus: Parental leave and dependent care account so you can care for your loved ones
  • 403b Retirement Plan: We care about your ability to save for your future
  • Learning & Development: A culture that provides and encourages professional growth and development, including professional development and tuition/continuous learning reimbursements

How to Apply

To apply, please submit a full application here: We invite you to learn more about teaching at TEP Charter School at our Prospective Teacher Information Session. RSVP here:

Bureaus: New York. Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Teacher. Salaries: 100,000 and above.