Thank you for your interest in making a difference the lives of youth in Santa Ana.  Our goal is to attract, develop, retain and promote a talented, diverse workforce where all employees can contribute to their highest potential. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all qualified individuals to apply for open positions regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, qualified disability, marital status, veteran or any other legally protected status.  

Available Positions

Job Title:                                 Program Leader
Department:                            Elementary Education Reports To:                              Elementary Program Director Classification:                         Non-Exempt-Part-Time    Benefits:                                  Part-time Sick Accrual Benefit

Job Summary:
Reporting to the Elementary Program Director, the Program Leader implements programmatic elements of year round tutoring, educational instruction, and enrichment activities for students ranging from Kinder – 5th grade.

Job Title:                                 Youth Leader
Department:                            Youth and Family Engagement Reports To:                             Director of Youth & Family Engagement Classification:                        Full Time  Benefits:                                 Health Benefits, 401K Plan, Vacation, sick, and holiday pay

Job Summary:
The Youth Development Coordinator develops, implements and supports year round programming for students ranging from 6th to 12th grade focusing on leadership development and character formation.

Job Title:                 Preschool Teacher/Assistant Substitute
Department:            Preschool
Reports To:              Preschool Director
Classification:         Nonexempt/Full Time
Benefits:                  Sick Time Accrual per California Labor Requirement

KidWorks, a well-respected community development organization located in central Santa Ana, restores at-risk neighborhoods one life at a time and serves over 1000 children, youth, and parents every week through preschool, after-school tutoring and enrichment, leadership development, and community engagement and advocacy. To learn more, please visit

Volunteering at KidWorks 

Volunteering is another way to get involved at KidWorks. Whatever your interests, talents, background and availability, there are volunteer opportunities for you.