Careers

Be Inspired By A Job You Love

Join A Caring Community That Values Your Skills And Shapes Young Lives

Check Out Our Open Positions!

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Discover The BestVersion Of Yourself

As you work with wonderful children, you learn from them as they learn from you. At Stepping Stones Academy, every day is an opportunity to learn and develop the skills to be a better teacher and a great person.

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Join A Leading Teaching Team

As part of a faculty where every member holds State credentials as well as CPR and First Aid certifications, feel confident that you are among the finest teachers on the islands.

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Be Part Of The Family

Feel included, welcomed, and involved in a community that shares everything and works together for a better future. Know that you have support inside and out of the classroom.

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Competitive Wages And Vacation Pay

Receive a competitive hourly rate that reflects the caliber of your teaching! Get paid for federal and state holidays, vacation and personal days off, plus a week off at Christmas. Enjoy annual bonuses, as well as employer matching 401K as a reward for your hard work.

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Opportunities To Learn And Grow

At Stepping Stones Academy, the focus is always on improvement. Enjoy the chance to continue your personal and professional development with scholarship opportunities for continued education.

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Fun, Events And A Positive Environment

Enjoy going to work in a space that is optimistic and supportive. Strengthen relationships with co-workers at outings and events and feel like part of a family.

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Savings On Childcare You Know You Trust

As part of the team, you receive deeply discounted childcare as well as the reassurance that your child is growing and learning in a familiar environment, with professionals you know and trust.

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WE ARE HIRING!

Teacher’s Aide
Are you a caring, motivated person who adores children and wants to break into the field of early childhood education? Would you love to be part of a nationally accredited center focused on family-first care and exceptional learning? We’re looking for incredible people like you who want to begin or advance in a career providing classroom support to teachers and brightening the lives of our little students. If you’re ready to move into a career that makes a difference, and you:

  • Are friendly, dependable, and willing to work as an integral part of a classroom team
  • Want ECE work experience and professional development opportunities 
  • Can communicate respectfully with students, colleagues, parents, and administrators
  • Are physically able to complete the tasks necessary to care for small children
  • Agree with and can deliver on our mission to provide exceptional care and learning

Teacher – Infant/Toddler Center
Are you a caring, passionate educator looking to make a lasting, positive impact on the lives of young students? Would you love to be part of a valued team at a nationally accredited center that puts the focus on family? We’re looking for teachers to join our team of dedicated professionals who spend their days sparking learning and creating joy as they prepare our young students for the school years ahead. If you’re ready to move into a career that makes a difference, and you:

  • Consider yourself a natural, empathetic leader and supportive teammate 
  • Have work experience and a background in ECE 
  • Are a strong verbal and written communicator with some tech-savvy
  • Can physically complete the tasks necessary to care for small children
  • Applicant must meet Hawaii State qualifications for Caregiver/Lead Caregiver
  • Agree with and can deliver on our mission to provide exceptional care and learning
    then please apply today! We can’t wait to meet you. 

Teacher – Preschool
Are you a passionate, qualified educator looking to make an impact on the lives of young learners? Would you love to teach children at a nationally accredited, family-focused center where you feel valued for your expertise? We’re looking for teachers to join our team of dedicated professionals who spend their days instilling confidence and a lifelong love of learning in our students. If you’re ready to move into a career that makes a difference, and you:

  • Consider yourself a natural, empathetic leader and supportive teammate
  • Hold a CDA or higher degree in ECE and can meet Hawaii State qualifications for Group Child Care teacher.
  • Have previous work experience in early childhood education 
  • Are a strong, tech-savvy verbal and written communicator 
  • Can physically complete the tasks necessary to care for small children
  • Agree with and can deliver on our mission to provide exceptional care and learning 
    then please apply today! We can’t wait to meet you. 

Assistant Director
Are you a passionate, experienced early childhood educator or administrator looking to make an exciting career move? Have you always dreamed of working at a nationally accredited center where the focus truly is on family and the community? We’re looking for an extraordinary, energetic assistant director to lead a team of nurturing, dedicated professionals who spend their days sparking learning and creating joy for our little learners. If you’re ready to inspire our team and our students, and you:

  • Consider yourself a natural, empathetic leader and collaborative teammate 
  • Have work experience and a background in ECE or ECE administration 
  • Applicant must meet Hawaii State qualifications for Infant/ Toddler AND Group Child Care Center Director
  • Are a strong, tech-savvy verbal and written communicator
  • Can roll up your sleeves and do any child care task at a moment’s notice 
  • Can complete the mental, physical, and emotional workload of child care administration with an upbeat attitude and outstanding problem-solving skills
  • Agree with and can deliver on our mission to provide exceptional care and learning 
    then please apply today! We can’t wait to meet you. 

Floater/Substitute Teacher
Are you an adaptable, compassionate person who loves working with young children? Do you have a flexible schedule and a positive can-do attitude? We’re looking for caring people like you to be Floaters on our dedicated team of early childhood educators!

  • If you’re ready to move into a position that brings something new every day, and you:
  • Are dependable, motivated, and willing to work in a variety of classroom settings
  • Have or want work experience in early childhood education
  • Are a team player with great communication and comprehension skills
  • Are physically able to complete the tasks necessary to care for small children, and
  • Agree with and can deliver on our mission to provide exceptional care and learning 
  • Position could lead to a regular classroom position
    then please apply today! We can’t wait to meet you.