Thank you for your interest in employment at Giant Steps.

If you are motivated to learn, share your ideas and work with awesome students and a multidisciplinary team of  dedicated professionals, please send us your resume to sandra.arnold@giantstepsct.org

We offer competitive salaries, benefits, and we are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Student Interns and Volunteers are welcome to submit requests. 


Positions Available 

BCBA Board Certified Behavior Analyst

Seeking a thoughtful behavior analyst who is interested in joining a multi disciplinary team. 

Special Education, Psychology or related Human Services MA or PhD degree preferred.  

Experience should include 3-5  years completing comprehensive functional assessments and developing and implementing behavior support plans  

Experience serving individuals with ASD. 

Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) certification required. 

 Competitive Salaries and benefits offered.


Send cover letter and resume to:   sandra.arnold@giantstepsct.org


Instructional Assistant

RESPONSIBLE TO: Director of Education

Special Education Teachers and Therapists

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS: under the direct supervision of certified Special Ed Teachers and Therapists IAs will have the opportunity to support students in a variety of activities including:

  •  Working one to one with students in a multi-disciplinary setting
  • Providing carryover activities for student’s individualized Educational program
  • Participating in OT, Speech, ADL, Music, PT, Social Skills, Pre/Vocational, Gym, Art with assigned student
  • Helping teachers and therapists with preparation of curriculum materials

AIND / Giant Steps offers Competitive benefits, opportunities for professional development, tuition reimbursement.


Send cover letter and resume to:   sandra.arnold@giantstepsct.org 


 After School Program: One to One Positions

 The GS After School program runs on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 3 – 5 PM from September to June, and Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 1- 3 PM July to August, and is not in session during school vacations.  

 Students participate in recreational group activities, arts, cooking, sports, and community trips. 

 This position provides a great opportunity to learn more and be inspired by our unique students.   Candidates should be responsible, reliable, patient, and caring.

 Experience with students with special needs preferred, but high school and college students interested in the field will be considered.  


Send cover letter and resume to:   sandra.arnold@giantstepsct.org


Equal Opportunity Employer

Giant Steps School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.