Become a Smooth Operator

Campus Operations at IDEA exists to eliminate operational and logistical obstacles that impede instructional focus.


There are up to 75 people who support campus operations on a full scale, K to 12th grade campus.


Child Nutrition


Front Office

Your Work Touches All

From Transportation to Farming and everything in between, at IDEA, no matter your role your work directly affects hundreds (or even thousands) of IDEA students.

Behind the Scenes

It takes hundreds of people working hard behind the scenes to make sure that our students, teachers, and school leaders have the support and resources necessary to be successful.

Operations Staff Spotlight

Virginia Lopez

Meet Virginia Lopez. She is an Assistant Principal of Operations and is excited to launch a new campus this fall.

Tanya Torres

Meet Tanya Torres. She is a Founding Staff Member and is now a Vice President of Regional Operations.


Surround yourself with people who are in it to win it.

Team & Family

Collectively you will ensure College For All Children with your campus teams.


There are not two days that look the same in campus operations.


Most often, the campus ops team members report to the Assistant Principal of Operations.

Yes! Campus Ops team members see and engage with students and parents throughout the school-day.

Yes, you are just as much a part of the team as anyone! Many campus operations staff are eligible for incentive pay. Learn more about this benefit during the hiring and onboarding process.

Absolutely – for example, several former APOs are now current principals at IDEA.

Where do you see yourself at IDEA?



Our instructional teams exemplify our unwavering, organization belief that a college education is possible for all children.



We believe that passionate, disciplined leaders make all the difference in the success of our students and the teams they manage.



Whether you work at HQ in Weslaco, TX, our offices across IDEA’s regions or remotely, a position on the HQ team is important and rewarding.



It takes hundreds of people working hard behind the scenes to make sure that our students, teachers and school leaders are successful.

Open Positions

Please click below to view all current vacancies and for the 2023-24 school year. Within the application, you can indicate if you want to be considered for the current school year as well. These positions will be updated weekly. We recommend reading each job description carefully to ensure you are applying for the role you are best suited for.