If you’re passionate about what you do, care about improving educational opportunities for children and teens, and share our commitment to college access and success, you may find yourself at home on Steppingstone’s team. Steppingstone hires professionals in the fields of education, social sciences, advancement, communications, admissions, program administration, and more. 

Visit our current openings to learn more about available career opportunities.
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Why Work Here

At Steppingstone, we imagine a world where opportunity and access are level playing fields. We work daily to create generational change for good—for Scholars, families, and our community. It’s our purpose—what gets us up every morning. Our dedication to Scholars exemplifies our commitment to our employees. We celebrate talents, spark learning, and cultivate skills inside and out, creating an environment where you can grow and thrive in your career.

Steppingstone’s culture encourages collaboration, innovation, and continuous learning. Our diverse and dedicated staff models the same values that we foster in Scholars.

Core Values

Power of One

  • We honor every voice and believe we are strongest when we work together.
  • We recognize, respect, and nurture the fullness and complexity of each member of our community.
  • We believe in the power of belonging and seek to create a welcoming and inclusive culture.
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Walk the Walk

  • We partner with every Scholar and family, supporting them holistically throughout their own educational journey.
  • We work with a clear and measurable purpose, using data to drive collective decision-making and challenge assumptions.
  • We create spaces for difficult conversations to transform our thinking and move us forward.

Embrace Growth

  • We strive to operate as an anti-racist organization and commit to continuous learning and action in the service of this goal.
  • We provide opportunities for everyone in our community to flourish and reach their full potential.
  • We make time for reflection, learn from past experiences, and take initiative in response to changing needs and new ideas.

Benefits of Working With Us

With offices in Boston’s South End, Steppingstone is conveniently located on public transportation. We offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package to full-time employees, including:
  • Generous paid time off
  • 15 days PTO
  • 5 wellness days
  • 12.5 holidays
  • 2 weeks paid office closure
  • Health, Dental and Vision coverage
  • Life, Short-Term and Long-Term disability insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Tuition & Professional Development reimbursement
  • Flexible Spending Accounts – Health and Dependent Care
  • Pre-tax Transportation Plan (Transit & Parking)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Membership to the National Partnership for Educational Access (NPEA)
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See Our Current Openings

Steppingstone invites your inquiries and interest regarding our currently available career opportunities. Faculty who are passionate about teaching and interested in bringing educational opportunities to Boston students are encouraged to apply throughout the year.
See Our Current Openings
Steppingstone is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds.
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