Do more than punch a timecard.
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Staff Positions at Rise

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Competitive Pay

We offer competitive salaries for all of our positions. See Benefits.

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Growth Opportunity

Develop new skills and advance in your career.

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Great Coworkers & Clients

Rewarding work with a great group of people.

A Fun and Fulfilling Place to Work


Nobody’s just punching a time card here. Every Rise team member is personally connected to and driven by our mission. That shared commitment is the foundation of a spirited workplace culture (some locations even have a “fun committee”).

But we’re also serious about our team members’ success, and we offer plenty of professional development and growth opportunities to help you flourish.

Now hiring these positions

Direct Support Professional

Work directly with participants and support their success

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Transportation Driver

Assist participants getting to and from Rise programs

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Employment Consultant

Connect individuals and businesses with good fit candidates

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Case Manager

Provides community integration and inclusion through job opportunities 

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Making a Difference

"I enjoy that every day is different. I get to work with people we serve and become part of their daily lives. My coworkers are great too, and I know we all make a difference each day.

~Direct Support Professional

Meet some of our team members

Learn More About Working at Rise

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Champion Tim Fahey’s adaptability is essential amid staff shortage

October Champion of the Month, Tim Fahey, has been with Rise for just under seven years. He currently works as a Lead Direct Support Professional (DSP) at our Crystal location. For most of his 40-year career in disability services, Tim has worked in residential settings. In 2016, friends encouraged him to apply for a position…

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Champion Ronald Woolcott brings fun, safety, and kindness to his role

October Champion of the Month Ronald Woolcott has been a Rise Team Member for over 22 years. He works as a transportation driver, bringing previous experience as a school bus driver, industrial delivery driver, retail manager, and more to his long-held role. Ronald loves his role as a driver, sharing that he most likes “being…

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Champion Lori Stellick-Wagner is committed to the people we serve

September Champion of the Month, Lori Stellick-Wagner has been a dedicated member of the Rise team for nearly four years. As a Case Manager in the Community-Based Training and Employment (CBTE) program, Lori brings her unique blend of experience and compassion to her role. Lori brings her background as a teacher at a Day Care…

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Champion Alex Eberhart’s person-centered services make a big impact

August Champion of the Month, Alex Eberhart, is a Case Manager on Rise’s remote services team. After completing her Master of Public Health degree in 2021, Alex was looking for her first full-time job. Her friend, Rise HR Generalist Paige Cihunka, told her about an opening at Rise. After interning as a health educator during…

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Employee Benefits

Comprehensive benefits covering health needs for you and your loved ones.

  • Medical insurance - single employee coverage less than $90/month
  • Dental insurance less than $17/month (Single coverage)
  • 401(k) with a 100% vested employer match
  • Vision insurance
  • Basic Life & AD &D insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance; Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) starts at 16 days per year, plus paid and floating holidays
  • A fun team environment that supports your professional development and opportunities for career advancement
  • Read about our transparency in coverage here

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We Are Rise

Our Programs create limitless possibilities

Rise is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit serving Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Our programs take a whole-person approach, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible through supportive access to employment, housing, and life-enrichment services.