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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 1,091 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.

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  • 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.

Staff | Administration

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  • Advancement Positions – Major Gifts & Alumni Giving Program

    Start Date:  Positions are available now
    Job Type:    Administration
    Location:    The Advancement Office is located off-campus in Coral Gables at present; it will be relocating to the RE upper school campus.3575 Main Highway Coconut Grove, FL 33133
    To Apply:     Please email your resume and application or inquiries to: jrosenfeld@ransomeverglades.org
    Please reference the position in the subject line of your email.

    Description:
    Ransom Everglades School, a Grades 6-12 independent school in Coconut Grove, Florida, serving 1,100 children, is seeking Advancement professionals to join its team as the school enters the public phase of REinventing Excellence, a $75 million comprehensive campaign. An exciting initiative to rebuild and expand the Upper School campus, the campaign will add new teaching facilities, a dining structure, administrative building and green space as well as increase endowments to support scholarships, faculty and programmatic innovations.

    These positions call for frontline fundraisers versed in annual giving and/or major gifts, ideally in an educational setting. Three-to-five years of pertinent experience working with donors and volunteers on a one-to-one basis is critical to success in these roles. Position responsibilities to include (but not exclusive to):
    • Work with Annual Giving and Alumni Relations, with a focus on young alumni giving, supportand capacity building of class agents, reunion giving, and reunion/alumni events.
    • Major gift fundraising, to develop parent and alumni annual and capital giving in the contextof the capital campaign. Planned giving experience desirable, but not required.

    Qualifications:
    • Sound knowledge of the full spectrum of development practices, principles and activities,including gift policies, solicitations, stewardship, donor recognition, working with high-levelvolunteers, and the ability to apply this knowledge creatively to fundraising projects.
    • Demonstrated skills in meeting predetermined goals and objectives through effectiveprogram/project planning, organization, evaluation and execution.
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with faculty, administrators, students, volunteers, donors and prospects.
    • Outstanding written and verbal communications skills and polished presentation skills.
    • Ability to develop and cultivate very strong relationships with individuals.
    • Ability to work independently as well as part of a collaborative team.
    • Knowledge of Blackbaud Raiser’s Edge or other donor software/CRM system.
    • Strong work ethic and demonstrated passion for the mission of Ransom Everglades School.
    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
  • College Counseling Associate for Operations

    Start Date:   Position available now
    Job Type:     Staff
    Location:     Upper School 3575 Main Highway Coconut Grove, FL 33133
    To Apply:     Please email your resume or inquiries to: cjolivert@ransomeverglades.org
    Please reference the position in the subject line of your email.

    Description: Ransom Everglades School, a grades 6-12 independent day school in Coconut Grove, Florida seeks an experienced administrative assistant for the Office of College Counseling. The Office of College Counseling serves the Upper School. The administrative assistant will support the director of college counseling and a team of college counseling associates with all aspects of the college admissions process.

    The duties of the assistant include, but are not limited to: the daily running and management of the college counseling office; the organization and upkeep of all files, correspondence and community relationships related to the college admissions process; the uploading to Naviance of transcripts and all student and faculty generated documents; the stewardship of relationships with colleges and universities; the hosting of all visitors; the execution of all RE sponsored events related to college counseling; oversight of the budget; standardized testing; and the creation of a welcoming environment for all parents. students and guests.

    The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor's degree and a minimum of five years administrative assistant experience, preferably in an academic setting. Word processing, data management, and oral and written communication competency a must.

Athletics

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  • Assistant Baseball Coach

    Post Date: September 23, 2019
    Application Deadline: October 15, 2019
    County: Miami-Dade County
    School Name: Ransom Everglades School
    Contact: Corey Goff, Athletic Director
    Phone: 305 460 8837

    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for an Assistant Baseball Coach. Compensation for this part-time position 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, 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.

  • Assistant Boys Basketball Coach

    Post Date: September 23, 2019
    Application Deadline: October 15, 2019
    County: Miami-Dade County
    School Name: Ransom Everglades School
    Contact: Corey Goff, Athletic Director
    Phone: 305 460 8837

    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for an Assistant Boys Basketball Coach. Compensation for this part-time position 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, 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.

  • Assistant Boys Lacrosse Coach

    Post Date: September 23, 2019
    Application Deadline: October 15, 2019
    County: Miami-Dade County
    School Name: Ransom Everglades School
    Contact: Corey Goff, Athletic Director
    Phone: 305 460 8837

    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for an Assistant Boys Lacrosse Coach. Compensation for this part-time position 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, 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.

  • Assistant Girls Basketball Coach

    Post Date: September 23, 2019
    Application Deadline: October 15, 2019
    County: Miami-Dade County
    School Name: Ransom Everglades School
    Contact: Corey Goff, Athletic Director
    Phone: 305 460 8837

    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for an Assistant Girls Basketball Coach. Compensation for this part-time position 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, 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.

  • Assistant Girls Lacrosse Coach

    Post Date: September 23, 2019
    Application Deadline: October 15, 2019
    County: Miami-Dade County
    School Name: Ransom Everglades School
    Contact: Corey Goff, Athletic Director
    Phone: 305 460 8837

    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for an Assistant Girls Lacrosse Coach. Compensation for this part-time position 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, 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.

  • Assistant Softball Coach

    Post Date: September 23, 2019
    Application Deadline: October 15, 2019
    County: Miami-Dade County
    School Name: Ransom Everglades School
    Contact: Corey Goff, Athletic Director
    Phone: 305 460 8837

    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for an Assistant Softball Coach. Compensation for this part-time position 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, 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 Wrestling Coach

    Post Date: September 23, 2019
    Application Deadline: October 15, 2019
    County: Miami-Dade County
    School Name: Ransom Everglades School
    Contact: Corey Goff, Athletic Director
    Phone: 305 460 8837

    Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for a Middle School Wrestling Coach. Compensation for this part-time position 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, 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.

High School Faculty

Middle School Faculty

Benefits of Employment at Ransom Everglades School

Health & 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) with 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 Camp
  • Breakfast and Lunch
  • Travel Assistance Program
  • Computer Loans
 

Non-Discrimination Clause

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.
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Middle School2045 South Bayshore DriveTel: 305-250-6850
Upper School3575 Main HighwayTel: 305-460-8800
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 mission of Ransom Everglades School is to provide an educational environment in which the pursuit of honor, academic excellence and intellectual growth is complemented by concern for the physical, cultural and character development of each student. 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.