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Our benefits

  • Your well-being and success matter.

Our world-class benefits allow you to focus on what matters most.

Competitive salaries are just one aspect of our comprehensive approach to compensation. LEE offers a comprehensive benefits plan that includes health, dental and vision coverage for spouses, families and domestic partners; life insurance; a retirement package; family and parent benefits; and generous paid time off.

Additional benefits may include flexible working arrangements and the opportunity to travel, depending on the role and team. Professional development opportunities and performance management are also prioritized.

Learn more about all of the benefits we are proud to offer:

Insurance

  • Medical insurance

  • Prescription coverage

  • Dental insurance

  • Vision care insurance

  • Healthcare and dependent care flexible spending account

  • Life insurance

  • Voluntary life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance

  • Short- and long-term disability

Paid time off

  • Generous paid time off: vacation, sick, personal and float time collapsed into one bank

  • Major holidays and an organization-wide winter break between Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

401(k) retirement savings plan 

LEE matches up to 5% of 401(k) contributions after three months with 100% vesting.

Professional development

  • Access to member-facing leadership development programs

  • In-house learning and development offerings

  • Performance management

Additional benefits

  • Flexibility to work remotely and adjust your work schedule based on role and manager approval

  • Transit and parking flexible spending account

  • Employee discounts

Benefits are subject to change.

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Anthony Adorno
Manager, Policy & Advocacy Strategic Partnerships
The best part of working at LEE is being part of an organization that is not only willing to take on the monumental challenge of educational equity, but that approaches that vision in a very inclusive and practical way. Working alongside such a diverse group of individuals all committed to achieving this goal is not only very satisfying but incredibly inspirational. LEE truly gives me an opportunity to do work worth doing.
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Sarah Cusick
Senior Director, Leadership Development and Coaching
All famiLEE members live out our core values each and every day—from truly embracing continuous learning in a willingness to try and learn from new things, to being member driven in every goal set and program planned. Our members are inspiring, and it is energizing to know everyone else at LEE is working equally hard to develop the leadership of our base so we can see real change for kids. #WeAreLEE
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Lildella Douglas
Manager, Illinois
Working at LEE allows me to do the work I am passionate about in a collaborative environment. We truly believe that all children deserve a fair chance. I am inspired by the talent of my colleagues and the grit of our members. I am grateful to be a part of the team.

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