Employment Opportunities

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.

Administration:

There are no openings at this time.


Administrative Staff:

There are no openings at this time.


Faculty:

Teacher of Physical Education

The Rumson Country Day is seeking a teacher of Physical Education. In addition to relevant education and experience, this teacher must evince a love of working with young people. The ability to teach different ages is required, as our PE teachers teach students ranging from 3-14 years old. Our teachers also work with children beyond the classroom as activity sponsors, coaches, and trip leaders. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required, while a Master’s degree is desirable. Independent School experience is preferred. Please contact jobs@rcds.org.


Teacher of Spanish and French

The Rumson Country Day is seeking a teacher of Spanish and French. In addition to fluency in both languages and relevant pedagogical knowledge, this teacher must evince a love of working with young people. The ability to teach different ages is required, as our world language teachers teach in both the Lower and Upper Schools. The teacher will serve as an advisor to a group of Upper School students. Our teachers also work with children beyond the classroom as activity sponsors, coaches, and trip leaders. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required, while a Master’s degree is desired. Independent School experience is preferred. Please contact Bill Lamb at blamb@rcds.org to apply.



Teacher of Latin

The Rumson Country Day is seeking a teacher of Latin. Latin is a graduation requirement for all of our students at RCDS. In addition to fluency and relevant pedagogical knowledge, this teacher must evince a love of working with young people, specifically seventh and eighth graders. The teacher will serve as an advisor to a group of Upper School students. Our teachers also work with children beyond the classroom as activity sponsors, coaches, and trip leaders. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required, while a Master’s degree is desired. Independent School experience is preferred.

Please contact Bill Lamb at blamb@rcds.org to apply.


Teacher of Physical Science

The Rumson Country Day is seeking a teacher of Physical Science, a required, laboratory course for all of our seventh graders. In addition to relevant content and pedagogical knowledge, this teacher must evince a love of working with young people, specifically seventh and eighth graders. The teacher will serve as an advisor to a group of Upper School students. Our teachers also work with children beyond the classroom as activity sponsors, coaches, and trip leaders. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required, while a Master’s degree is desired. Independent School experience is preferred.

Please contact Bill Lamb at blamb@rcds.org to apply.


Teacher of Technology and Coding

The Rumson Country Day is seeking a teacher of Technology and Coding, both required courses at RCDS. This full-time position requires dual competencies. The first involves managing our school shop, a fully equipped woodshop with the versatility to teach robotics, electronics, and other technology classes. The second involves teaching coding to our lower and upper school students. In addition to relevant skills and pedagogical knowledge, this teacher must evince a love of working with young people. Our teachers also work with children beyond the classroom as activity sponsors, coaches, and trip leaders. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required, while a Master’s degree is desired. Independent School experience is preferred.

Please contact Bill Lamb at blamb@rcds.org to apply.


Part-time After School Administrator

We are seeking someone to organize the Aftercare Program at RCDS. Duties include:

  • Keeping track of daily emails from parents regarding students attending Aftercare (N-8)
  • Keeping track of hours students attend and arrange for billing accordingly
  • Organizing the monthly calendar of aftercare providers, their hours to submit payroll to the Business office
  • Providing structure and support for older students to finish Homework
  • Engaging all students in age-appropriate play.

Part-time After School Caregiver

We are seeking someone to provide after school care to a group of students who vary from
PreSchool through 8th grade. Duties include:

  • Providing structure and support for older students to finish homework
  • Engaging all students in age-appropriate play

Both positions: 3:00-6:00 pm Monday-Thursday, 12:00-2:30 pm on Fridays. Days and times will vary based on need of the service.

Please contact jobs@rcds.org.


Staff:

There are no openings at this time.


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.

Send resume to jobs@rcds.org