YES Prep Public Schools

Benefits & Culture


YES Invests

At YES Prep, we strive to be the employer of choice for extraordinary talent. We know that great classrooms begin with great people. For this reason, YES Prep invests significant time, money, and resources to ensure that we are one of the best places to work in Houston. 

To maintain an impactful culture, we take time to celebrate big wins, provide best-in-class professional development opportunities, encourage transparency across all levels, and meet weekly to connect as a team. 

With a focus squarely on advancing equity, we are committed to having an inclusive environment where teammates and students can show up every day, be their authentic self, and work hard. 

Benefits + Perks

We know that staying healthy matters, so we offer a very low cost medical plan option with a $600 employer contribution to a Health Savings Account and so much more!  

Medical Icon
  • $10 Medical Plan
  • $600 Contribution to Health Savings Account 
  • Dental & Vision Insurance Available
  • Free Basic Life and AD&D Insurance 
  • Pet Insurance 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Pre-paid Legal Aid
  • From 3 up to 12 Weeks Paid Leave 
  • Benefits Advocacy Center
  • Enrollment Specialist 

Professional Development

Get Recognized

  • Spark your Y
  • Kinder awards eligibility 
  • TIA eligibility 
  • Teacher appreciation week awards & prizes
  • Retention awards

Senior Signing Day


Seniors proudly declare their college plans in an arena filled with the entire YES Prep Community. (Senior Signing Day, also known as College Signing Day was first created by YES Prep in 2001 and is now replicated by charter schools nationwide.)

YES Prep Kick-Off 


Our annual all-staff conference to energize our staff for the upcoming school year. This day is filled with inspiring talks from education reform leaders, innovative professional development session and campus pride.

Beyond the Y Bash


This annual staff party is a way for YES Prep staff to come together and party for a cause. Proceeds from this event go into the YES Prep Alumni Fund, directly supporting our seniors with their transition to college.

Join Our Team

We're looking for passionate, qualified candidates to join our team