Job Opportunities

8 days ago

Job Opportunities at Sweetwater Child Development Center:  


Under the direct supervision of the Executive Director and in cooperation with the Center Principal, the Special Education Teacher is responsible for planning, directing, managing, and overseeing the activities and operation of their assigned Special Education caseload and completing all necessary paperwork, testing and data entry, parent communication, and related needs to meet deadlines and to provide services.  The caseloads will include students who are served in Outreach settings, home settings, and/or  the SCCDC centers (Part B and Part C).   This work will be done in accordance with all federal laws, state statutes,local ordinances, SCCDC policies & procedures, and any directives from the Executive Director or his/her designee.   

 The Special Education Teacher will possess a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in education or a related field and hold a Special Education endorsement from the Professional Teaching Standards Board (PTSB).  The successful candidate must also be willing to work toward the Early Childhood Special Education endorsement from the University of Wyoming (paid for by the SCCDC).    

Please send your resume to Dr. Cristy Pelham, Executive Director, Sweetwater County Child Developmental Center, at by May 24, 2022.

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How We Are Funded

2 years ago

The Sweetwater County Child Developmental Center (SCCDC) is funded through various sources. 

  • Federal Government
  • State of Wyoming
  • Grants
  • Donations
  • Fundraisers
  • Special Purpose Tax


10 months ago


The Sweetwater County Child Developmental Center (SCCDC) is a non-profit organization that has served the children and families in Sweetwater County since 1979.

Our organization provides early intervention services to children birth through age five with a variety of delays and disabilities. The SCCDC is the only organization in Sweetwater County to serve the children birth through age three.

There are 14 Developmental Preschool Regions in Wyoming. The SCCDC is Region 7.

The SCCDC consists of highly trained and qualified staff:

  • Administrative Staff 
  • Early Childhood Special Education Teachers 
  • Preschool Teachers
  • Teacher of the Deaf
  • Para of the Deaf 
  • Classroom Aides
  • Family Service Coordinators 
  • Social Worker 
  • Occupational Therapist / COTA 
  • Paraprofessionals 
  • SpEd Paras 
  • Physical Therapist
  • Speech/Language Pathologists / SLP - A
  • Custodial/Maintenance Staff
  • Contracted Therapists (Speech/OT/Vision)

The SCCDC is currently funded through several sources; The Federal Government (contracted services), the State of Wyoming (contracted service), Sweetwater County (6th cent overage money), the City of Green River (6th cent overage money), SD #2 (contracted services for Child Find),  various grants, and donations.