Current Positon Openings at A Chance To Grow:

- Preschool Co-Teacher

Are you a highly motivated and energetic Early Education Teacher?  Turnquist Child Enrichment Center is currently seeking enthusiastic Preschool Room co- teacher to join our talented staff at our childcare program in NE Minneapolis. We are looking for someone who would like to work together with another lead teacher, splitting the responsibilities of lesson planning and daily tasks. The children in this classroom are roughly two and a half to four years old, and are excited to learn.

Required Qualifications:

-Minimum one year experience in a childcare setting
-BA/BS degree, Elementary Education/Early Childhood/Child Development (a combination of experience and college credits will be considered)
-Ability to create and follow lesson plans
-Ability to think on toes with an adaptable personality
-Fun, engaging personality
-Ability to work with another lead teacher
-Ability to lead and supervise assistant teachers, aids, volunteers

To apply for this position, please send cover letter, resume, and transcripts to:

Turnquist Child Enrichment Center
1800 2nd Street NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418
Fax: 612-706-5555
Email: jobs.actg@actg.org

Full description here

- Occupational Therapist (School Based)

A Chance To Grow is a non-profit agency based in Northeast Minneapolis. ACTG's mission is to promote the maximum development of the whole child and adult through innovative, individualized and comprehensive brain-centered programs and services.
A respected leader within our industry, we currently have an opening for a 0.6 FTE Occupational Therapist to join our growing team. This position is a contracted position at a Charter School in the Twin Cities area. Working for ACTG offers:

- Competitive Pay
- Continuing Education opportunities
- PTO accrual to be used at your discretion
- Paid holidays throughout the year
- Flexible schedule that you are able to set to meet your needs
- Supportive and collaborative environment for learning and developing clinical skills with other experienced clinicians across multiple disciplines (e.g. SLP, vision therapy, neurotechnology, etc.)
- Opportunities to grow and contribute to a dynamic agency which serves a variety of children and families across multiple settings


  • OT License with Minnesota Dept of Health with good standing
  • NBCOT certification
  • Minimum of 1-2 years experience in school-based setting

Please contact irene.christenson@actg.org for more details or for any questions
Please consult our website for more information regarding our innovative programming at www.actg.org

"A Chance To Grow, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, A Chance To Grow, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leaves of absence, compensation and training."


- Personal Care Assistant (PCA) for Home Based Services

Are you Compassionate? Dependable? Reliable? Adaptable? Patient? Dedicated? Willing to Learn? Our Home Based Services program seeks Personal Care Assistants (PCAs) to provide direct support to meet the health and safety needs of special need individuals in the home and in the community. Early morning, afternoon, evening and weekend hours are often available. Qualified applicants must be 18 years or older and have experience working with special need individuals, a DHS background check, access to a reliable vehicle, car insurance if transporting is requested for open positions and must complete DHS PCA certification test. We currently have openings in the following areas. Please indicate the area in which you are interested.

  • Elk River:
  • Working with a 4 year old female
  • Mon-Thur 6-9 pm
  • Fri 5-9 pm
  • Sat 10 am to 8 pm
  • Sun 8am - 6 pm
  • Maple Grove:
  • Working with a 13 year old male
  • Mon-Fri 4pm-9pm
  • Maple Grove :
  • Working with a 7 year old male
  • Mon-Fri 6:30 am-10:00 am
  • Arden Hills:
  • Working with a 10 year old male
  • Mon-Fri3pm-5pmwith flexible weekend hours
  • Maple Plain:
  • Working with a 13 year old male
  • Mon-Fri 4 pm-7 pm and 6 hours either Sat or Sun.

Full description here

Apply in person:

A Chance To Grow
1800 Second Street NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418 
Fax: 612-706-5555
Email: jobs.actg@actg.org