Current Openings

ACPC offers many exciting and rewarding job opportunities. We believe in building long term relationships with our employees which is why we offer "career ladders" that enable you to learn and grow professionally with our organization. We offer outstanding advancement opportunities for dedicated, flexible and ambitious professionals.

Interested in a job at ACPC? Print an employment application and mail it to ACPC or contact us by email at or Send a copy of your schedule, include your preference for age of child (toddler, preschool, or school-age) and the number of hours you would like. Thank you for your interest in ACPC.


ACPC will have part-time openings starting August 21st.  Complete application and send class schedule if that applies.

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Full Time Positions

ACPC offers a variety of full-time positions for those who enjoy working with children. These staff plan and participate in all facets of the programming in their rooms.   A typical work day is 7:30 am to 3:30 pm or 9:30 am to 5:30 pm.

Main Center                                  (18 months to Five Years)                               7:00 am to 6:00 pm   Monday-Friday



Part Time Positions

Many ISU students begin their professional careers with part-time jobs in one of the many sites operated by ACPC. Student staff work a variety of different hours which change each semester. Scheduling is very flexible. We will work around your class schedule.

Typical work hours are:

  • Main Center (18 months to Five Years):  7:00-11:30am, 11:30-6:00pm, 1:00-6:00pm  (3-5 days per week)
  • School Age:  We prefer full time for summer, but there may be part time afternoon hours available depending on schedules

If interested in applying for a job, please email your APPLICATION and CLASS SCHEDULE to or or send to 920 Carroll Avenue  Ames, Iowa  50010.

ACPC is an equal opportunity employer. We believe we benefit from the synergistic interaction of ideas and experiences obtained from our ethnically and culturally diverse workforce.

We do not accept any unsolicited candidates from fee-paid sources of candidates. All resumes submitted to this site are accepted without any obligation or respsonsibility by ACPC to the sender. The right to hire any referral submitted to this site is within ACPC's sole discretion, without liability or obligation of payment of any fee or other compensation to any third-party individual or entity.