Small Steps is always accepting applications for qualified teachers and substitutes.

Current Openings:

Lead Teacher
– College Degree in Early Childhood Education (or related field)
– Bilingual a plus
– Innovative problem solver and creative thinker
– Responsibilities include: Create and follow weekly lesson plans; participate in professional development; maintain student assessments, portfolios, and documentation; sustain communication with team & parents

Assistant Teacher
– High School Diploma or GED
– Bilingual a plus
Responsibilities include: Assist teacher in the classroom; participate in professional development; drive or ride on van routes and follow van procedures as scheduled.

If you are interested in keeping your resume on file for teacher or substitute openings, please send it to Hermette Ward, DePelchin campus Program Director, at

Small Steps also continually accepts applications for graduate level interns and/or practicum students currently enrolled in a field of study related to psychology, counseling, or social work. If you are interested in inquiring about a voluntary internship, please send your information to Lauren Repa, SET Program Specialist, at