Employment Opportunity at St Peter's Nursery School

St. Peter’s Nursery School is a non-profit pre-school, located in Essex Fells, NJ that caters to children between 2 ½ to 5 years of age.  St. Peter’s Nursery School is a program of the St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, but has no religious affiliation.


St. Peter’s Nursery School is looking to fulfill the full-time position of Director starting in July 2017.  As per state requirements candidates must have either (i) a Master’s Degree in Education or Business or (ii) a Bachelor’s Degree with one (1) year of managerial or supervisory experience.  Early childhood education experience is preferred.


Job requirements include, but are not limited to:


*Effectively continue a positive relationship and clear communication between parents, staff, nursery school Board of Trustees and St. Peter’s Episcopal Church Vestry


*Maintain National Association of the Education of the Young Child (NAEYC) accreditation and the requirements of state licensing


*Possess a working knowledge of budgeting


*Market nursery school and maintain student enrollment levels


*Set curriculum guidelines and outline general programs


St. Peter’s Nursery School is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, nationality, sex, age, physical or mental disability, health condition, atypical heredity cellular or blood trait, veteran or military status, genetic information (including refusal to a genetic test or to disclose genetic testing or to disclose genetic test results).affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, civil union status, domestic partnership status or any other legally recognized protection basis under federal, state or local law.

Cover letter and resumes should be sent by May ___ to:

St. Peter’s Nursery School


Via Mail:


Ms. Betty McGovern

271 Roseland Ave.  

Essex Fells, NJ 07201



Via Email:

Open House

Please Join us Saturday, January 21st from 10:00am to Noon for our next open house. 

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