STEP has rewarding job opportunities for individuals who want to assist and serve those in need.

STEP offers outstanding benefits:  medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance; 401(k); PTO; and a tuition assistance program.




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STEP, Incorporated is currently seeking a qualified Middle School/High School Teacher with an endorsement in Special Education K-12.


This position is responsible for planning and implementing academic and instructional activities to students with emotional and behavioral disabilities. The successful candidate will work as a team to ensure the student is receiving the appropriate education and assistance.  Qualifications for this position include a Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited institution, current State Certification or eligible for provisional license, applicable teaching credentials and certifications and required professional teacher education requirements according to the Virginia Department of Education guidelines. Applicant must have strong written and oral communication skills. Start date: January 2nd, 2018. Benefits include health insurance, disability insurance, sick/personal leave and 401K. Open until filled. Qualified applicants should forward their completed application and salary requirements to the address below.




 Volunteer Program Developer

STEP seeks a Volunteer Program Developer to create a formal volunteer recruitment and management system which will help staff initiate and sustain improved and growing program and service delivery.


This is an AmeriCorps VISTA position.  VISTAs are employees of AmeriCorp and receive a living allowance of approx. $12,000 paid bi-weekly while stationed at STEP. They also have the option of either an education award (approx. $5000 to be used towards student loans or for future education) or an end of service stipend (approx. $1600 to be used on anything).  They would receive these beneifts if they complete their full service year. There is no housing allowance. There is a childcare benefit; if the member needs childcare, there is a stipend to help pay for childcare costs. There is also a relocation allowance if the member is moving more than 50 miles for their service.


The full listing of benefits can be found at:https://www.vistacampus.gov/in-service/benefits-service


Required Skills: Strong oral/written communication, organizational and public speaking skills.  Ability to work independently. Microsoft Office proficient.  Valid driver’s license.


Required Education: College graduate


How to Apply:  Interested individuals must apply through AmeriCorp at: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=75182&fromSearch=true



Head Start/Early Head Start Manager

STEP, Inc. seeks a skilled and experienced professional to assume the position of Head Start/Early Head Start Manager for Patrick County. This program will provide program for ages 0-5 and pregnant women on a variety of topics from children’s physical, social and emotional development to prenatal care and postpartum care. The successful candidate will also be responsible for the management of all the Patrick County Head Start/Early Head Start program and staff in accordance with state and federal standards. 


- Bachelor’s Degree or advanced degree in early childhood education or a bachelor’s or advanced degree and equivalent coursework in early childhood education with early education teaching experience required.

- 3 years program management & supervisory experience required.

- Proficiency in budgetary and fiscal management required.

- Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Salary range $26,154.96 - $36,616.94.  Benefits include health insurance, disability insurance, PTO and 401K.  Position will be housed in Patrick County.  Qualified applicants should submit an application found on our website (www.stepincva.com) to the address listed below.


STEP, Incorporated

Attn:  Human Resources Director
200 Dent Street
Rocky Mount, VA  24151

Application for employment

For more information, contact:

STEP, Incorporated
Attn:  Human Resources Director
200 Dent Street
Rocky Mount, VA  24151


 STEP, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.