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Work at the Association of Texas Professional Educators

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 Dependent Care Reimbursement
  • Telecommuting and Flexible schedules available
  • Casual attire Monday - Friday


The Association of Texas Professional Educators, seeks an experienced, energetic individual for our Office Administrator position. The Office Administrator is responsible for supportive services of the organization including managing and maintaining office equipment and supplies; budgeting for office management/facilities/fixed assets; oversight of the day-to-day general office operations; and, provides some support to the human resources and benefits area. Additionally, this position is responsible for our permanent file management, facilities management, the safety program and manages the receptionist area.

This position requires an experienced office manager (3 years+) with exceptional organization and planning skills; strong verbal/written communication skills; strong negotiation skills; knowledge of MS Word, Outlook, Power Point with advanced knowledge of Excel; excellent customer service skills; ability to take initiative and multi-task; strong leadership skills; and, excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build great working relationships with vendors, association members, staff, etc. The ideal candidate will have completed some college course work and have some accounting background or familiarity with accounting principles.

ATPE is Texas’ largest professional association for public school employees. We offer a competitive salary with excellent benefits and a pleasant work environment. Local candidates preferred. No relocation assistance provided. If interested please submit a cover letter with your current resume & salary requirements to EOE

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