Interested in a Career at Little City?


Join a team of educators changing lives

At Little City, we present more than just a teaching job but an opportunity to show care toward youth with disabilities in meaningful ways on a supportive and mission-minded team. See what positions we have open and how you may fit into the Little City family.



Paraprofessionals support their assigned students and implement the educational programs determined by teachers, the resource team and administrators, modifying materials to their students’ unique needs and working with them to be their best.

Special Education Teacher


Special Education Teachers provide small group instruction to students to ensure they understand and progress the curriculum. This includes developing weekly lesson plans, implementing student goals and tracking their progress to follow and encourage growth.


What our team has to say

“My favorite part about working at Little City is the flexibility of the hours. I’m able to pick up a shift when it works best with my schedule.”


– Junior, Paraprofessional

“Every day, I come to work I do everything I can to become a consistent part of my students’ lives. Working at Little City allows me to do something meaningful and make a lasting impact.”


– Shannon, Special Education Teacher

The Little City Difference

Little City is a special place, and we believe our mission, culture and benefits set us apart. Here are just a few of the things that make us unique.





We believe making a difference only happens when we work as a team, so we facilitate an organizational culture of care, support and togetherness. This is both for the people we serve and the people we work with, because we recognize this work can be difficult. However, we prioritize lifting each other up and helping in any way we can to make sure our mission is fulfilled.



Investing in our team is important, and if you work at Little City, we provide opportunities to learn new skills and grow in your career. From certifications to opportunities to trying new career paths, we want you to explore new ways to serve people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Not to mention, we offer higher wages than similar organizations and generous PTO.

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1760 W Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067

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