MISSION: The Texas Education Agency (TEA) will improve outcomes for all public-school students in the state by providing leadership, guidance, and support to school systems.
POSITION OVERVIEW: In order to advance the mission of TEA of improving outcomes for all public school students, the Charter Division Executive Assistant performs complex administrative services and technical assistance work in support of the charter school program, the director, and division staff. The Executive Assistant serves as the primary point of contact for the division and oversees all administrative operations of the division. This position responds appropriately to written and verbal requests for information from a variety of internal and external stakeholders and reports directly to the executive director.
Please note that a cover letter is a required attachment for applying to this position. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Applicants who are strongly being considered for employment must submit to a national criminal history background check.
Education: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university.
Experience: At least three (3) years of experience in an administrative role. Four years of experience is preferred. Experience working at a state agency is also preferred.
Substitutions: Each additional year of related experience above the required minimum may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis.
As an equal opportunity employer, we hire without consideration to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, disability, or veteran status, unless an applicant is entitled to the veteran’s preference.
Additional Military Crosswalk (occupational specialty code) information can be accessed here.
This position requires the applicant to meet Agency standards and criteria which may include passing a pre-employment criminal background check, prior to being offered employment by the Agency.
No phone calls or emails, please. Due to the high volume of applications, we do not accept telephone calls and cannot reply to all email inquiries. Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.