Change the world

Become a guide at Acton Academy

Guides are our most important hires because we only accept those who believe they are on a Hero's Journey and who we believe have the drive, perseverance, and talent to someday run their own Acton Academy.

Apply for a Position

Start your Journey to equip and inspire young heroes


Apprentice Guide

Work hard on basic skills and your own hero's journey.



Demonstrate mastery of the basic Acton Academy process and show a deep respect for the genius within learners, parents and other guides.


Lead Guide

Have the confidence to lead a studio and create a powerful learning design.


Acton Academy Owner

You're fully prepared to launch your own Acton Academy.

Your promises to us

  • 1

    I will encourage every child, parent, and Guide to discover a "calling" that will change the world.

  • 2

    I will show up prepared, on time, every time during our eleven month calendar.

  • 3

    Stress learning to be, learning to learn, and learning to do over learning to know.

  • 4

    Never answer a question in the studio.

  • 5

    Plan to be at Acton Academy for a minimum of two years and provide twelve months of notice so I can help find and train my replacement.

Acton School Guide

Our promises to you

  • 1

    We will support your personal Hero's Journey.

  • 2

    We will offer pre-start challenges to prepare you for your first day in the studio.

  • 3

    We will provide you weekly feedback from children and parents plus a full review every three months.

  • 4

    We will offer a path for advancing to become a Lead Guide and Acton Academy Owner.

Acton School Guide