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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 a staff attorney to represent members in employment matters. The right candidate will have the opportunity to be a part of an innovative legal services program designed to reach non-traditional legal consumers, with an emphasis on prevention of legal problems through intensive client counseling. Requires 0-3 years’ experience and must have a current Texas legal license at the time of resume submission.

The Association of Texas Professional Educators is the largest statewide professional association for public school employees in Texas. It provides its employees with a competitive salary, an excellent benefit package and a pleasant work environment.

No relocation provided. If interested please submit a cover letter with salary requirements, resume, references, transcript and a writing sample to or fax to 512-467-2805 or mail to 305 E. Huntland Drive, Ste. 300, Austin, TX 78752. EOE

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