"Establish lasting peace is the work of education ..." - Maria Montessori

Employment Opportunities

Rainbow Club Assistant

Acorn has a wonderful after-school program that runs from 3-6PM daily.  When classes end at either 2:45 or 3PM, children can participate in our Rainbow Club while waiting to  be picked up anytime before 6PM. We are currently looking for someone to assist the Rainbow Club staff with duties such as:

  • preparing daily crafts
  •  setting up snack
  • reading stories
  •  helping to supervise on the playground
  •  and other fun after-school activities. 

There is a potential for additional hours assisting or substituting in our Montessori classroom, and working extra hours on vacation care days. Please call Meg Pfingst, Head of School, in Acorn's office: 908-730-8986


Assist teachers with daily activities in the classroom and on the playground. Hours are generally 8:15am - 3:00PM. Occasionally we need half-day subs, and/or substitutes in the after-care program. Call the office for more details (908-730-8986).

After-School Workshop Teachers

Acorn offers after-school workshops for children ages 3 through Grade 6.The workshops run between the hours of 3-5 PM, from September through December, with a second series running from January through May. If you have interest in leading a workshop, please contact mpfingst@acornschool.org, or call our office at 908-730-8986.




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