Skip to Content

Referral Bonus

Earn $1,000 for an immediate school-based hire you refer, or $500 for all other referrals!

If you're passionate about closing the achievement gap and dedicated to students, we want people just like you teaching, leading, and working in our schools and Home Office. We hope you'll share with educators you know the impact Uncommon is having on students' lives each day, and encourage anyone who is interested in how we Change History to learn more about opportunities at Uncommon Schools. We know many people are feeling the call more strongly than ever to join an organization that is advancing change.

If you know a talented educator you think would be a great fit at Uncommon, fill out the referral form below and we'll reach out to them. Thank you for helping us ensure we find the best educators in our schools to help us Change History.

Referral Bonus FAQs

How do I receive a referral bonus?

In order to receive the hiring bonus, the applicant must list your full name in the "referred by" box on our application. You are eligible for the referral bonus whether or not you currently work for Uncommon Schools.

When do I receive the referral bonus?

You will receive the bonus approximately one month after the person you've referred starts working for us.

Any tips or advice on referring?

We recommend that you email any potential friends or family with a link to our Career Opportunities page, and let them know they must list your name in order for you to receive the referral bonus. Posting the link on your Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter account with those brief directions may also prove fruitful! Best of luck.

What if I have more questions?

Email if you have any further questions. You are welcome to send along information about candidates to this address, but please note that they still must complete an application and list your name as the referrer for you to be eligible for the referral bonus.

OK, I think I’m ready to refer!

If you'd like to pass us someone's information directly, feel free to fill out the information below. Please note, you will still need to have the person referred apply online and list your name as the referrer to complete the qualifying process.



All fields are required.