About

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Founded in 1903, Ransom Everglades School is an independent coeducational day school located in the historic bayside neighborhood of Coconut Grove within the City of Miami. Guided by the words of founder Paul C. Ransom, Ransom Everglades School produces graduates who "believe that they are put into this world not so much for what they can get out of it as for what they can put into it.” Total enrollment is 1,121 students in grades 6-12.

At Ransom Everglades, you will find a diverse, inclusive and welcoming community whether you arrive to our school as a student, teacher, staff member or administrator. We take pride in our long tradition of honor and excellence, and share a deep commitment to service and community building. All who labor on our campuses play an invaluable role in shaping the next generation of leaders at Ransom Everglades.

How to Apply

Candidates interested in applying for a currently open position should complete this application and submit it with a cover letter and a current resume.

Current Job Openings

Substitute Teachers

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  • Long-Term Substitute Teachers

    Start Date:   2022-23 Academic Year
    Job Type:     Long-term

    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for the substitute teaching opportunities listed below. Compensation will compare favorably to similar opportunities in South Florida.

    Upper School: 
    Algebra and Geometry
     
    Middle School: 
    English
    Physical Education

    Interested candidates should effectively instruct and manage the academic environment as directed by the faculty member including, but not limited to:
    • Implementing lesson plans provided
    • Managing the classroom effectively
    • Encouraging student engagement
    • Working collaboratively with department coordinators and chairperson to provide students with a thorough and comprehensive academic experience

    Qualifications:
    • BA/BS degree required
    • Candidate should possess a growth mindset, understand adolescent development, and be flexible.

    Interested candidates should email application materials, including a cover letter addressing their interest in and qualifications for the position, their resume, a completed application, and names and contact information for three professional references. Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position has been filled.

    Email all application materials to careers@ransomeverglades.org
    and please reference the position in the subject line of your email.

    An equal opportunity employer, Ransom Everglades is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding faculty and staff from racial and ethnic groups that have been traditionally under-represented in education. All employees are expected to support Ransom Everglades’ commitment to function as a diverse, caring, inclusive community.
  • Short-Term Substitute Teachers

    Start Date:   2022-23 Academic Year
    Job Type:     Short-term

    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for substitute teaching opportunities. Compensation will compare favorably to similar opportunities in South Florida.

    Interested candidates should effectively instruct and manage the academic environment as directed by the faculty member including, but not limited to:
    • Implementing lesson plans provided
    • Managing the classroom effectively
    • Encouraging student engagement
    • Working collaboratively with department coordinators and chairperson to provide students with a thorough and comprehensive academic experience

    Qualifications:
    • BA/BS degree required, or in the process of obtaining the degree
    • Candidate should possess a growth mindset, understand adolescent development, and be flexible.

    Interested candidates should email application materials, including a cover letter addressing their interest in and qualifications for the position, their resume, a completed application, and names and contact information for three professional references. Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position has been filled.

    Email all application materials to careers@ransomeverglades.org
    and please reference the position in the subject line of your email.

    An equal opportunity employer, Ransom Everglades is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding faculty and staff from racial and ethnic groups that have been traditionally under-represented in education. All employees are expected to support Ransom Everglades’ commitment to function as a diverse, caring, inclusive community.

Middle School Faculty

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  • There are currently no open positions.

High School Faculty

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  • There are currently no open positions.

Athletics

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  • Athletic Operations and Communications Assistant

  • Public Address Announcers, Statisticians, Scoreboard Operators

    Start Date:   2022-23 Academic Year
    Job Type:     Part time

    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for a PA Announcer(s), Statistician(s) and Scoreboard Operator(s) for home athletic contests. Compensation will compare favorably to similar opportunities in South Florida.

    Interested candidates should email application materials, including a cover letter addressing their interest in and qualifications for the position, their resume, a completed application, and names and contact information for three professional references. Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position has been filled.

    Email all application materials to careers@ransomeverglades.org
    and please reference the position in the subject line of your email.

    An equal opportunity employer, Ransom Everglades is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding faculty and staff from racial and ethnic groups that have been traditionally under-represented in education. All employees are expected to support Ransom Everglades’ commitment to function as a diverse, caring, inclusive community.
  • Head Coach Strength and Conditioning

  • Coaching Opportunities

    Start Date:   2022-23 Academic Year
    Job Type:     Part time

    To Apply:
    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for the coaching opportunities listed below. Compensation will compare favorably to similar opportunities in South Florida.

    Head Middle School Baseball Coach
    Assistant Baseball Coach
    Assistant Boys Basketball Coach 
    Assistant Girls Basketball Coach
    Assistant Boys Lacrosse Coach 
    Assistant Girls Lacrosse Coach
    Assistant Sailing Coach 
    Assistant Softball Coach 
    Assistant Boys Soccer Coach 
    Assistant Girls Soccer Coach
    Assistant Age Group Swimming Coach - club
    Assistant Tennis Coach
    Assistant Track & Field Coach
    Assistant Boys Volleyball Coach

    Interested candidates should email application materials, including a cover letter addressing their interest in and qualifications for the position, their resume, a completed application, and names and contact information for three professional references. Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position has been filled.

    Email all application materials to careers@ransomeverglades.org
    and please reference the position in the subject line of your email.

    An equal opportunity employer, Ransom Everglades is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding faculty and staff from racial and ethnic groups that have been traditionally under-represented in education. All employees are expected to support Ransom Everglades’ commitment to function as a diverse, caring, inclusive community.

Portrait of a Ransom Everglades Faculty Member

A Ransom Everglades faculty member inspires wonder and curiosity while engaging students in deep – rather than strategic or surface – learning. A Ransom Everglades faculty member enables students by guiding them to make choices about their own learning and by helping students define problems, pose their own important and beautiful questions, and propose their own solutions. A Ransom Everglades faculty member thinks globally and empathetically and is a mentor while setting clear, high, but attainable, expectations. A Ransom Everglades faculty member takes risks and encourages risk taking, and provides feedback focused on helping students understand where they are and where they should be going. A Ransom Everglades faculty member empowers students as producers and owners of their own learning and is available to students (physically on campus as well as empathically). A Ransom Everglades faculty member wants students to succeed and be happy. A Ransom Everglades faculty member models lifelong learning while contributing to the life of the school and the lives of the students – academic and otherwise. A Ransom Everglades faculty member is invested in the wellbeing of students, colleagues and the school itself.

Benefits of Employment at Ransom Everglades School

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  • Health and Wellness

    • Medical Insurance
    • Teladoc Telemedicine
    • Dental and Orthodontia Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Wellness Program
  • Work Life Balance

    • Paid Vacation for Applicable Positions
    • Paid Sick Time
    • Paid Personal Days for Applicable Positions
  • Financial Security

    • 403(b) and Matching Component
    • Company-Sponsored Life Insurance
    • Voluntary Life Insurance
    • Long-term Disability Insurance
    • Salary Continuation for Leaves of Absence
    • Medical Flexible Spending Account
    • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
  • Additional Benefits

    • Continuing Education
    • Tuition Remission
    • Discounted Summer Programs
    • Lunch
    • Travel Assistance Program

Non-Discrimination Notice

Ransom Everglades School (RE) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, RE complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which RE has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. RE expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of RE employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
Founded in 1903, Ransom Everglades School is a coeducational, college preparatory day school for grades 6 - 12 located on two campuses in Coconut Grove, Florida. Ransom Everglades School produces graduates who "believe that they are in the world not so much for what they can get out of it as for what they can put into it." The school provides rigorous college preparation that promotes the student's sense of identity, community, personal integrity and values for a productive and satisfying life, and prepares the student to lead and to contribute to society.