Career Opportunities

About Ridgefield Academy
Ridgefield Academy is an independent day school in Ridgefield, CT with students in Kindergarten through Grade 8. Our Landmark Preschools have programs for children ages one - five at our Ridgefield, Redding and Westport, CT locations and Bedford, NY.

Faculty Assignments
All faculty are expected to have expertise at the grade level and/or within the subject areas for the position. In addition, it is essential to have demonstrated the ability to create a flexible educational program and a class environment favorable to learning and personal growth. In addition, it is expected that all employees agree to perform additional assigned duties such as coaching, supervision of student activities and trips, attendance at school events and assignments supporting our service learning program.

Additional Information

Ridgefield Academy offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Ridgefield Academy is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all federal, state, and local laws, which prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, and veteran status.

Openings On The Ridgefield Campus

Substitute Teaching Assignments

Ridgefield Academy/Landmark Preschool is currently seeking substitute teachers for Preschool (Redding, Ridgefield, Westport and Bedford, NY Campuses) and Kindergarten through 8th Grade (Ridgefield Campus only). Most assignments will be on a daily basis but there are occasional opportunities for longer term assignments.

We are seeking candidates with general subject matter experience for all age and grade levels as well as those who have experience in specific subject areas for our middle and upper schools. Subject areas include: Math, Science, History, English, Technology, World Languages (Spanish and French), Music and Art.

Interested candidates should submit their resume, along with a cover letter and salary requirements, to: Carol Forth, Human Resources Director, at cforth@ridgefieldacademy.org.

Openings On The Landmark Campuses

Landmark Bedford

Substitute Teaching Assignments
Ridgefield Academy/Landmark Preschool is currently seeking substitute teachers for Preschool (Redding, Ridgefield, Westport and Bedford, NY Campuses) and Kindergarten through 8th Grade (Ridgefield Campus only). Most assignments will be on a daily basis but there are occasional opportunities for longer term assignments.

We are seeking candidates with general subject matter experience for all age and grade levels as well as those who have experience in specific subject areas for our middle and upper schools. Subject areas include: Math, Science, History, English, Technology, World Languages (Spanish and French), Music and Art.

Interested candidates should submit their resume, along with a cover letter and salary requirements, to: Carol Forth, Human Resources Director, at cforth@ridgefieldacademy.org.

Landmark Redding

Preschool Spanish Teacher (Part-Time)
Redding & Westport Campuses

Landmark Preschool has an opportunity for a part-time Spanish teacher for students ages 3 - 5 beginning on August 22, 2018. The Preschool Spanish Teacher is responsible for creating a flexible foreign language program and class environment favorable to learning and personal growth appropriate for preschool students; to establish an effective rapport with the students; to motivate students to develop skills, attitudes and knowledge needed to provide an appreciation for foreign language in accordance with each student’s ability.

You will work closely with the Preschool Director and classroom teachers to support themes and provide age-appropriate lessons using songs, art, creative movement, and other activities. It is important to establish good relationships with parents and other staff members.

The schedule for this position is 1.5 hours two mornings a week at our Redding Campus and 3.5 hours two mornings a week at our Westport Campus.

A degree in early childhood education is preferred, along with proficiency in Spanish. A minimum of one year classroom teaching experience is required.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to: cforth@ridgefieldacademy.org


Substitute Teaching Assignments
Ridgefield Academy/Landmark Preschool is currently seeking substitute teachers for Preschool (Redding, Ridgefield, Westport and Bedford, NY Campuses) and Kindergarten through 8th Grade (Ridgefield Campus only). Most assignments will be on a daily basis but there are occasional opportunities for longer term assignments.

We are seeking candidates with general subject matter experience for all age and grade levels as well as those who have experience in specific subject areas for our middle and upper schools. Subject areas include: Math, Science, History, English, Technology, World Languages (Spanish and French), Music and Art.

Interested candidates should submit their resume, along with a cover letter and salary requirements, to: Carol Forth, Human Resources Director, at cforth@ridgefieldacademy.org.

Landmark Ridgefield

Substitute Teaching Assignments
Ridgefield Academy/Landmark Preschool is currently seeking substitute teachers for Preschool (Redding, Ridgefield, Westport and Bedford, NY Campuses) and Kindergarten through 8th Grade (Ridgefield Campus only). Most assignments will be on a daily basis but there are occasional opportunities for longer term assignments.

We are seeking candidates with general subject matter experience for all age and grade levels as well as those who have experience in specific subject areas for our middle and upper schools. Subject areas include: Math, Science, History, English, Technology, World Languages (Spanish and French), Music and Art.

Interested candidates should submit their resume, along with a cover letter and salary requirements, to: Carol Forth, Human Resources Director, at cforth@ridgefieldacademy.org.

Landmark Westport

Preschool Spanish Teacher (Part-Time)
Redding & Westport Campuses

Landmark Preschool has an opportunity for a part-time Spanish teacher for students ages 3 - 5 beginning on August 22, 2018. The Preschool Spanish Teacher is responsible for creating a flexible foreign language program and class environment favorable to learning and personal growth appropriate for preschool students; to establish an effective rapport with the students; to motivate students to develop skills, attitudes and knowledge needed to provide an appreciation for foreign language in accordance with each student’s ability.

You will work closely with the Preschool Director and classroom teachers to support themes and provide age-appropriate lessons using songs, art, creative movement, and other activities. It is important to establish good relationships with parents and other staff members.

The schedule for this position is 1.5 hours two mornings a week at our Redding Campus and 3.5 hours two mornings a week at our Westport Campus.

A degree in early childhood education is preferred, along with proficiency in Spanish. A minimum of one year classroom teaching experience is required.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to: cforth@ridgefieldacademy.org


After School Program Assistant
Ridgefield Academy/Landmark Preschool has an opportunity for a part-time after school program assistant at its Westport Campus for the 2017 - 2018 academic year. Successful candidates must possess a strong love for children and a willingness to work as part of a team to create positive learning communities that acknowledge and respect children’s social and emotional interactions and growth. Early childhood teaching experience is required.

Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to: Siobhan Powers, Director, at spowers@landmarkpreschool.org


Substitute Teaching Assignments
Ridgefield Academy/Landmark Preschool is currently seeking substitute teachers for Preschool (Redding, Ridgefield, Westport and Bedford, NY Campuses) and Kindergarten through 8th Grade (Ridgefield Campus only). Most assignments will be on a daily basis but there are occasional opportunities for longer term assignments.

We are seeking candidates with general subject matter experience for all age and grade levels as well as those who have experience in specific subject areas for our middle and upper schools. Subject areas include: Math, Science, History, English, Technology, World Languages (Spanish and French), Music and Art.

Interested candidates should submit their resume, along with a cover letter and salary requirements, to: Carol Forth, Human Resources Director, at cforth@ridgefieldacademy.org.