Teach in Killeen ISD

  • Our district is located in the heart of the Central Texas region just 45 minutes south of Waco and 45 minutes north of Austin. Named the 5th best place to live by the U.S. News & World Report and the 4th most diverse district according to the Texas Education Agency, Killeen ISD proudly serves the children of Killeen, Fort Cavazos, Harker Heights, and Nolanville. 

    KISD offers: 

    • competitive salaries (starting at $57,000);
      • +competitive stipends ($7,500 Bilingual Classroom Teacher Stipend, $5,000 Special Education Self-Contained Classroom, $1,500 SPED Resource & Inclusion, Longevity Pay, and more);
    • 1-on-1 new teacher mentorship program;
    • $200 annual supplemental pay for classroom teacher supplies;
    • free professional development opportunities for all teachers;
    • laptop provided for teachers;
    • comprehensive benefits, including an employee assistance program and no-cost health plan;
    • week-long Spring Break, week-long Fall break, week-long Thanksgiving break, as well as a two-week Christmas break, 
      • earn additional income by voluntarily participating in Summer School;
    • and a Teacher Media Center stocked with poster board, colored printers, laminating machines, and more all free to KISD teachers. 

    Impact a child's future by working as a teacher for Killeen ISD.  Come teach in our dynamic school district and begin a rewarding career supporting student success. 

    Apply to Teach in Killeen ISD Today! 

Becoming A Classroom Teacher In Texas

Receive Up To $5,000 Stipend!

  • Do you have a 4-year college degree? Become a Teacher in Killeen ISD and receive up to $5,000 reimbursement to cover the cost of your alternative certification program.  


    Who is eligible for the stipend? 

    • Current employees and substitutes who are enrolled or who wish to enroll in a TEA approved Alternate Certification Program to become a teacher in KISD.
    • Employee must complete all components of Texas Education Agency certified program.
    • Employee must secure teaching position in KISD and remain a teacher in the district for three years. 


    When will I receive the stipend? 

    Employees will receive the stipend upon the completion of their program, up to $5,000. 


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