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Work at the Association of Texas Professional Educators

Overview
ATPE’s state office is located in Austin, Texas. We employ a paid staff to deliver members a wide range of support services, including professional liability insurance and employment rights protection, staff attorney services, lobbying in both Austin and Washington, informative publications, professional learning opportunities, and exclusive discounts. All Texas public school employees are invited to join ATPE.
 
ATPE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in our workplace. ATPE provides the following generous benefits for its employees: 
  • Employer-paid Medical, Dental, LTD, Life and AD&D
  • Generous Paid Time Off package
  • Seven paid holidays plus 10 paid winter holidays
  • 401(k) with up to an 8 percent match
  • Section 125 (Cafeteria plan) with Flexible Medical and Dependent Care Reimbursement
  • Telecommuting and Flexible schedules available
  • Casual attire Monday - Friday

Statewide non-profit professional education association in Texas seeks governmental affairs advocate. Position requires travel, a demonstrated knowledge of politics & legislative processes, public speaking experience plus a bachelors’ degree in Political Science, Public Relations or related field. Prefer background in education policy and grassroots organizing.

We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits & a pleasant, team oriented work environment. Local candidates preferred. No relocation is provided. See instructions above for application instructions. EOE

ATPE, Texas’ largest professional association for public school employees, seeks an energetic individual for a governmental relations specialist position.

Responsibilities include the administrative functions required to support the legislative department and providing customer service assistance to members via phone or email. Additional duties include conducting research, compiling data, creating presentations and coordinating projects.

The position requires 2-3 years administrative experience, advanced computer skills, experience with research & analysis techniques, the ability to multi-task and excellent administrative & communication skills. The ideal candidate will also have some college coursework, at least one year project management experience, some legislative experience with knowledge of public education issues and experience with a legislative tracking service such as Telicon.

We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits & a pleasant, team oriented work environment.

Our association offers a competitive salary with an excellent benefit package and a pleasant work environment. Local candidates preferred. No relocation is provided. See instructions above for application instructions. EOE




Questions? Send us a message or call the ATPE state office at (800) 777-2873.