Employment

Current Position Openings at A Chance To Grow:

“A Chance To Grow provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.  In addition to federal law requirements, A Chance To Grow 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."

To apply for a position, please download our General Application (PDF), fill out, and submit it through our upload tool. Please contact us at (612)789-1236 for application questions.

FULL TIME TODDLER ASSISTANT TEACHER

Must be available to work 9-5:30pm.  Become part of a hard working, highly dedicated team of teachers!

What are some things that make Turnquist great?

  • Garden with outdoor teaching experiences
  • Science room
  • S.M.A.R.T program
  • Infant room that includes a “habitot”
  • Full size Gym
  • Family fun nights (great opportunities to meet with families and get to know them)
  • Therapy programs on site run by A Chance To Grow
  • Passionate, fun staff
  • THE KIDS!!

Turnquist Child Enrichment Center, a Strong Beginnings, NAEYC Accredited Child Care Center in NE Minneapolis is looking for a DHS Rule 3 qualified Assistant Toddler Teacher. (https://www.revisor.mn.gov/rules/?id=9503.0032)

Required Qualifications:

*Passion for working with young children
* Rule 3 Assistant Teacher qualified
*Ability to plan and implement high quality, interactive lesson plans
*Ability to take on teacher role in the absence of the lead teacher
* Ability to work well with others on the team

Preferred Qualifications:

*Experience working with diverse backgrounds
*Interest in working and teaching outdoors
* Early Childhood Degree or working toward

We offer:

*Competitive Salary Starts at $14 an hour
*PTO
*Health and Dental Benefits
*Paid Training and more!!!!

Turnquist Child Enrichment Center is a program of A Chance to Grow, Inc., a human service non-profit agency.
1800 Second St NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418

Apply via email with resume and cover letter to:
jobs.actg@actg.org

 

We Are Currently hiring a Full Time, M-F, Infant Room Aide at Turnquist Child Enrichment Center.

Must be available 8am-4:30pm

Become part of a hard working, highly dedicated team of teachers!

What are some things that make Turnquist great?

  • Garden with outdoor teaching experiences
  • Science room
  • S.M.A.R.T program
  • Infant room that includes a “habitot”
  • Full size Gym
  • Family fun nights (great opportunities to meet with families and get to know them)
  • Therapy programs on site run by A Chance To Grow
  • Passionate, fun staff
  • THE KIDS!

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Passion for working with young children
  • At least 1 year in an aid, or assistant teaching position in an Early Education Setting
  • Combination of 8 semester college credits in Early Childhood, Psychology or related field
  • Ability to work between the hours of 6:30am and 5:30pm (we have 2 positions with hours of 8:00am-4:30pm and 9am-5:30pm)
  • Ability to plan and implement high quality, interactive lesson plans
  • Ability to work well with others on the team
  • Ability to lift, stand, sit, kneel
  • Current CPR and First Aid

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors In Early Childhood Education
  • Experience working with diverse backgrounds
  • Interest in working and teaching outdoors

We offer:

  • Competitive Salary Starting at $12-$14 an hour
  • PTO
  • Health and Dental Benefits
  • Paid Training and more!!!!

Turnquist Child Enrichment Center is a program of A Chance to Grow, Inc., a human service non-profit agency.

Apply via email with resume and cover letter
jobs.actg@actg.org

Speech-Language Pathologist

A Chance To Grow is hiring a Speech-Language Pathologist to join our growing outpatient team. We are currently looking for a part time (.5) with opportunity to build to full time (1.0) pediatric therapist to perform evaluations, consultations and weekly treatment sessions. Client populations include but are not limited to: childhood apraxia of speech, articulation and phonological disorders, expressive and receptive language disorders, fluency difficulties, and pragmatic language disorders.

A Chance to Grow (ACTG) is a non-profit agency based in Northeast Minneapolis. A respected leader in the community, we are dedicated to promoting the maximum development of the whole child and adult through innovative, individualized and comprehensive brain-centered programs and services.

 Working for ACTG offers:

  • Competitive pay
  • PTO to be used at your discretion
  • Paid holidays throughout the year
  • Opportunities to grow and contribute to a dynamic agency which serves a variety of children and families across multiple settings
  • Work closely with multidisciplinary team

Requirements/Experience:

  • Licensed with Minnesota Department of Health
  • Master's Degree in SLP
  • CCC-SLP credential offered by ASHA
  • At least 2 years of pediatric experience
  • Proficiency in computer use required, including electronic medical records.
  • Experience with alternative augmented communication and social thinking preferred
  • Familiarity with variety of evaluations 

Apply via email: jobs.actg@actg.org

 

Turnquist Child Enrichment Center is currently hiring a Full Time Assistant Infant Teacher

Availability:

  • 40 hours per week
  • M-F from 9:00am-5:30pm
  • Occasional family fun nights
  • Evening staff meetings

Become part of a hard working, highly dedicated team of teachers!

What are some things that make Turnquist great?

  • Garden with outdoor teaching experiences
  • Science room
  • S.M.A.R.T program
  • Infant room that includes a “habitot”
  • Full size Gym
  • Family fun nights
  • Therapy programs on site run by A Chance To Grow
  • THE KIDS!

Required Qualifications:

  • Passion for working with young children
  • 1 year in a teaching assistant teaching or aide position in an Early Education Setting, Elementary setting
  • At least 8 semester credits in education/human services psychology/sociology/speech or other related field
  • Ability to plan and implement high quality, interactive lesson plans
  • Ability to work well with others on the team
  • Ability to lift, stand, sit, kneel

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Early Childhood Certificate or Degree or in progress
  • Experience working with diverse backgrounds
  • Interest in working and teaching outdoors
  • Current CPR and First Aid

We offer:

  • Competitive Salary Starting $14 an hour
  • PTO
  • Health and Dental Benefits
  • Paid Training
  • Family Like Work Environment

Turnquist Child Enrichment Center is a program of A Chance to Grow, Inc., a human service non-profit agency.

Turnquist Child Enrichment Center
1800 Second St NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418

Apply via email with resume and cover letter to:

jobs.actg@actg.org

“A Chance To Grow provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.  In addition to federal law requirements, A Chance To Grow 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. “

 

School-based Speech-Language Pathologist

A Chance To Grow is hiring an School-based Speech-Language Pathologist to join our growing team. This is a 3 day (0.6 FTE) position at a well-established Charter School in the North Metro area near Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN. 

WHO WE ARE: A Chance to Grow (ACTG) is a non-profit, therapist-led agency based in Northeast Minneapolis. Since 1983, we have been dedicated to promoting the maximum development of the whole child and adult through innovative brain-centered programs and services. We provide school-based and clinic-based services in the areas of speech therapy, occupational therapy, audiology, vision therapy, neurotechnology, and teacher training, impacting the lives of thousands of clients with disabilities and their families in the Twin Cities and beyond. 

Working for ACTG offers:

- Competitive Pay
- PTO to be used at your discretion
- Paid holidays throughout the year
- Flexible schedule that you are able to set to meet your needs
- Continuing Education opportunities within a dynamic, multi-disciplinary agency
- Funding for Continuing Education opportunities of your choice

Requirements/Experience:

Licensed with Minnesota Dept of Ed./ASHA

Master's Degree in SLP

School-based experience preferred

Clinical Fellowship Mentorship with experienced bilingual clinician is available. CFYs are encouraged to apply.

All those interested can apply via email. Send your resume and cover letter to jobs.actg@actg.org

Please consult our website for more information regarding our innovative programming at www.actg.org

A Chance To Grow provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.  In addition to federal law requirements, A Chance To Grow 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. 

 

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