Employment Opportunities

Male faculty member teaching in front of class.

The Rumson Country Day School was founded in 1926 as a not-for-profit, independent, non-sectarian, coeducational elementary school set on a 13.5-acre campus in Rumson, NJ.  RCDS seeks to fill the following positions.

Substitute Teachers

RCDS is looking for substitute teachers for daily and long-term placements in all grades. A bachelors degree is required, with NJ Teacher Certification preferred. NJ background check is required. Please submit a resume and cover letter to Casey McChesney at cmcchesney@rcds.org


Administration

There are no openings at this time. 


Faculty

Part-Time Assistant Teacher of Early Childhood Education

The Rumson Country Day is seeking a part-time assistant teacher of Early Childhood Education. In addition to relevant education and experience, this teacher must evince a love of working with our youngest learners.  Experience with child development, social/emotional growth and play based learning are equally important.  A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required, and a Master’s degree is a plus. Independent School experience is preferred. Candidates should send a resume, letter of interest, and list of references. Please contact nholodak@rcds.org.

Teacher of Early Childhood Education
 
The Rumson Country Day is seeking a teacher of Early Childhood Education. In addition to relevant education and experience, this teacher must evince a love of working with our youngest learners.  A focus on child development, social/emotional growth and play based learning are equally important.  A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required, while a Master’s degree is desirable. Independent School experience is preferred. Candidates should send a resume, letter of interest, and list of references. Please contact nholodak@rcds.org

Staff

Custodial Staff Member

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Assure that the building is clean, safe and ready for the day. (i.e. vacuuming and sweeping hallways and classrooms, cleaning bathrooms, mopping floors, washing windows, taking out the trash, etc.).

Must be able to preform basic maintenance and repairs (i.e. changing lights, changing filters, fixing door handles, loose railings if needed, painting, etc.).

Must be able to work well with co-workers to complete the tasks at hand.

During winter months: snow removal from sidewalks and entrances using a shovel or snow blower.

Work with faculty and staff for what they might need (i.e. fixing desks giving them supplies, moving tables, etc.).

Must be willing to work overtime during school-sanctioned events (i.e. rummage sale, gator bash, book fair, dances, etc.  This would include but not limited to moving tables, running wire, moving and carrying boxes if needed taking out the trash, and setting up each event, etc.). 

Assure that the physical property is taken care of (i.e. cutting grass, weeding, trimming hedges, spreading mulch when needed, lining fields for games among other basic landscaping duties).

The maintenance staff has two shifts, 7am-4pm, and 1pm-10pm.  You will be asked to rotate between shifts.

Other duties as required from the position. 

Please contact Michael Mannino at mmannino@rcds.org.


An Equal Opportunity Employer
The Rumson Country Day School is a non-profit corporation accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools. RCDS does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation in its admissions or employment, or in the administration of any of its programs. Candidates are encouraged to apply directly by email, according to individual job descriptions.