Chapin’s faculty is the enduring heart, mind and soul of our school.  Chapin is deeply committed to attracting and retaining teachers of the highest quality.  For when all is said and done, no factor contributes more significantly to the quality of a school’s educational program than the quality of its teachers. 


Chapin School, a co-educational PK3-8 grade school in Princeton, NJ seeks a full-time K-4 Reading Specialist to provide reading and language arts instruction and learning support for individuals and small groups of students. Chapin’s Reading Specialist works collaboratively with grade-level teachers to develop differentiated support to help students reach their language arts goals both by pushing into the classroom and providing pull-out instruction based on student need. The Reading Specialist communicates with parents about ongoing progress and participates in the process of recommending students for additional support.

Overview of Responsibilities:

·         Provide K-4 students with tiered reading and language arts support

·         Conduct reading assessments and facilitate reflection on student data

·         Provide research-based supplemental reading instruction and differentiated instructional strategies

·         Participate in faculty curriculum development

·         Collaborate with teachers to develop and implement language arts lessons

·         Support the consistent use of Orton Gillingham (Fundations/Wilson) across grade levels

·         Work collaboratively with administration to coordinate a comprehensive support program

To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter and resume to Khepburn@chapinschool.org. Letters can be addressed to Barbara Pasteris, Head of School. Bachelor’s degree and proven record of success in the elementary school classroom is required. Master’s Degree is preferred.

Chapin School is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or marital status

Substitute Teachers

Chapin School is looking for substitute teachers. In the absence of full time classroom teacher, substitute teachers provide instruction using existing lesson plans, encourage student progress, and manage the classroom learning environment.  Interested candidates should have an earned college degree. Experience in the classroom is preferred. 

Substitute Nurse

Substitute nurse needed per diem. RN or LPN licensed in New Jersey required. CPR/AED certification should be up to date .Call 609-924-4839 if you have questions or are interested/

Cafeteria Assistant

Hours are 10:30 am – 1:30 pm on all days school lunch is served. Main responsibilities include restocking milk and salad bar areas, clean up during and after each meal service, assisting with lunch service as needed, backup cashier and other duties as assigned by the Executive Chef. Must enjoy working with young children. All training will be provided.

Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.,

High school education or equivalent

Background check will be required.

Please send cover letter, resume and 2 references

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $12.00 /hour

How to Apply

To apply for an open position at Chapin,  send a letter, resume, and three professional references to Karen Hepburn. Chapin welcomes candidates who would add to the diversity of our school community.

Karen Hepburn
Chapin School
4101 Princeton Pike
Princeton, NJ 08540