Who We Are


Educational First Steps seeks to create and support high-quality early learning environments that ignite the minds of children from birth to age five. Our early childhood education program—the Four Steps to Excellence—provides evidence-based training, mentoring, and comprehensive resource support, all at no cost to teachers, families, and communities, to help childcare centers achieve national accreditation. In turn, childcare providers deliver the high-quality, high-impact care required to create and support early learning environments that help all children experience an equal opportunity for success.

Interested in joining our growing team? Check out these positions:

Chief Finance Officer

Senior Director of Programs

Compensation and Benefits: Positions listed are full-time, salaried positions where compensation is highly competitive. The agency’s full benefits package includes health and wellness benefits and paid time off.

Equal Employment Opportunity: Educational First Steps is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Employment decisions are not based on an individual’s race, color, religion, sex (which includes pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions), gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, citizenship status, genetic information, age, disability, political belief, membership or application for membership in a uniformed service, or any other unlawful basis.