Why BASIS Independent Schools
Working with people who work as hard as you do
Who We Are
We are a diverse community of professionals who are driven and motivated by impact. Whether we are inspiring achievement in front of a classroom or fueling success behind the scenes, we are educational entrepreneurs paving the way for the next generation of leaders. Our culture is one of unbounded opportunity, where all skills and passions are respected, utilized, and stretched to their full potential.
Our mission is to educate students to the highest international levels with a spiraling liberal arts and sciences curriculum benchmarked to the best education systems in the world.
Our advanced curriculum, unmatched in breadth and depth, prepares students with the content knowledge, critical thinking, and self-advocacy skills needed to be successful throughout their education and well beyond.
Our passionate, expert teachers are unwavering in their belief that with hard work, the right support, encouragement, and inspiration, any child can excel. We are committed to a joyful learning culture where hard work is celebrated and intellectual pursuits result in extraordinary outcomes.
Service & Dedication
- Providing a world-class education is our priority. Our driving force is serving and supporting our students and families.
- We don’t see what we do as just a job. Our dedication to education is unflinching: it is a continual process, a way of life, and the most worthy pursuit.
- We stop at nothing to make sure our students are supported. We ask a lot of them, and it is our duty to offer even more in return.
Ingenuity & Excellence
- Continual improvement is crucial to our success. We are motivated by achievement, insatiable in striving for excellence, and constantly imagining new ideas to better current methods.
- We are risk takers and change agents. Improvement is possible only by holding on to an entrepreneurial spirit, and we are fearless in taking calculated, bold action.
- We are disciplined, data-driven decision makers. We are fastidious in how we approach our work and rely on data and results to optimize, reformulate, and execute strategies.
Collaboration & Accountability
- We deeply respect one another. We recognize the power of the unique experiences, approaches, and ways of seeing the world throughout our network.
- We excel only when we collaborate effectively. We drive success by constantly leveraging the broad expertise and deep experience of our colleagues.
- We work hard, take ownership, and hold ourselves accountable. We’re not afraid of big responsibility and take pride in what we do. We are counted on to perform well and with honesty.
“I love coming to work and look forward to it every morning.”
Learning Expert Teacher
“We hire people who have worked in a professional capacity, not just in education.”
Biology Subject Expert Teacher
“Everyone has that one teacher who has left a lasting impact, who made you love science or love French. At BASIS Independent Schools, we’re all that one teacher.”
French Subject Expert Teacher
“The best part about working at BASIS Independent Schools is working with a team of individuals that I trust.”
Director of Academic Programs
“BASIS Independent Schools is a culture of learning but it’s also a culture of community.”
Early Learning Teacher