Rhode Island’s perspective and possibility widening boarding and day school, grades 6-12 and postgraduate.

Working at St. Andrew's

Thank you for your interest in employment at St. Andrew's School, an independent, co-educational college preparatory boarding and day school in Barrington, Rhode Island. Here at St Andrew's, you will discover small classes, a dedicated faculty, a stellar campus, a rich history and a generosity of spirit since its founding in 1893.  It is the dedication, commitment, and enthusiasm of our faculty and staff that has earned us many positive comments from our families and our larger community of supporters. Currently, St. Andrew's has 70 full-time equivalent employees. Faculty members contribute in a combination of classroom teaching, student advising (twice daily), coaching, supervision for boarding students, and work on an academic-year schedule; while administrative and staff positions operate on a year-round schedule. St. Andrew's is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and granted approval by the Rhode Island Department of Education. The School is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), the Association of Independent School of New England (AISNE), The Association of Boarding School (TABS), the National Association of Principals of Schools for Girls (NAPSG), and the Independent Schools Association of Rhode Island (ISARI).

We offer a benefits package that includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • Retirement benefits
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Group life insurance
  • Group long-term disability insurance
  • Vacation, personal, and sick days
  • Generous paid holidays
  • Healthy meals during school year at no charge
  • Tuition remission

St. Andrew's School is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal and state law in its hiring policies.

Current Openings

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  • Director of Communications

    Position: Director of Communications
    Department: Advancement
    Classification: Full-time exempt

    St. Andrew’s School, located in Barrington, Rhode Island seeks a Director of Communication for the 2019-2020 academic year. Reporting to the Assistant Head of School For Institutional Advancement, the Director of Communications will work closely with the school’s advancement team to develop a comprehensive communication and marketing program that advances the mission and brand of the school. The Director of Communications will be responsible for marketing the school to external constituencies as well as maintain a high level of ongoing, meaningful communication to internal constituencies, including current families, alumni, faculty, and staff.

    Essential Functions:
    • Oversee the development and effective implementation of the school’s annual communication plan across departments
    • Develop and execute annual marketing and campaign plans that engage internal and external constituents in the support and promotion of the school.
    • Work across all departments, including athletics and arts, to create dynamic content to tell the story of campus life and special events.
    • Collaborate with the advancement team to develop strategies to recruit prospective students and engage committed alumni and families.
    • Manage media relations, including writing press releases and cultivate relations with local media.
    • Serve as the school’s chief writer, editor, and blogger
    • Oversee the production of a variety of materials (both print and digital) meant to increase the school’s visibility and competitive positioning, and enhance the public’s perception of the school.
    • Shape and maintain the strategic and creative direction of the school’s website. This includes daily maintenance and oversight.
    • Solicit content and design the school’s weekly emails to faculty and parents
    • Develop and manage an integrated online presence on social media platforms.
    • Identify emerging marketing strategies, test their effectiveness, and report on results.
    • Manage relationships with outside vendors for the website, photography, graphic design, digital marketing, and print advertising
    • Coordinate, and assist with on and off campus events such as Family Weekend, Grandparents Day, Prom, Graduation, etc.

    Education, Experience, and Skills Required:
    • B.A. required
    • A strong belief in independent education, particularly the mission of St. Andrew’s School
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Strong interpersonal, teamwork and diplomacy skills
    • A demonstrated ability to meet targets and deadlines
    • An ability to work flexible hours as necessary, including evenings/weekends
    Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, a resumé, writing sample, and a list of 3-5 references to Stephanie Morin, Assistant Head of School for Institutional Advancement at smorin@standrews-ri.org
  • Part-time Teacher/Tutor to provide Orton-Gillingham Instruction

    St. Andrew's School located in Barrington, RI is seeking a qualified part-time teacher/tutor to provide Orton-Gillingham instruction in the Upper and Middle Schools.  The tutor must have training and references.  Most classes are taught three days per week for 70-minute periods.  If you are interested, please send an email with your resume and other pertinent information to Dana Gurney, Director of Learning Services 
  • Substitute Teachers

    St. Andrew’s School has openings for substitute teachers for the 2017-2018 school year. All candidates must receive a National Background Check. If you are interested, please contact Ryan Alescio, ralescio@standrews-ri.org.


To be considered for employment opportunities at St. Andrew's, unless stated otherwise, please email or mail your cover letter and resume to:

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Our Mailing Address:

St. Andrew's School
63 Federal Road
Barrington, RI 02806
phone: 401-246-1230
fax: 401-246-0510
Rhode Island’s perspective and possibility widening boarding and day school, grades 6-12 and postgraduate