St. Michael’s Country Day School is a secular, independent Preschool (age 3) to 8th grade day school in Newport, RI. St. Michael’s Country Day School provides a dynamic curriculum that is built on excellence and inspires students to:

Learn with confidence • Lead with character • Achieve lasting success

Openings for school year 2022/23

In anticipation of increased enrollment, the school is currently seeking candidates for the following positions for the 2022-23 school year. If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume here.

5-8 Teachers (All Subjects)

K-4 Teachers and Associate Teachers

Early Childhood Teachers and Associate Teachers

Extended School Day Aide (All grades)

3-5 PM with a flexible schedule

Front Desk

Innovation Lab/Maker Space Teacher

Learning Specialist (.5)

School Nurse

Spanish Teacher (Early Childhood – Grade 4)

Substitute Teachers (All Grades)

Toddler Lead Teacher

Summer Camp Employment – June 27- August 12, 2022

We run a 7 week summer camp program from campers age 3 – entering 5th grade.

Think your a good fit?

 Email a cover letter & resume (specify the position/age group) to:  Camp Director.

Certified Lifeguards

(Two Shifts) – 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM or 1PM to 4 PM


  • Supervise the pool area to maintain safety of all campers and staff
  • Assist swimmers as needed
  • Train for and respond to emergency situations
  • Establish safety ground rules
  • Create a safe, enjoyable and positive atmosphere
  • Promote camper safety and inclusion
  • Adhere to St. Michael’s policies and procedures
  • Perform first aid when necessary
  • Complete appropriate incident/accident reports.
  • Maintain cleanliness of pool area


  • Must enjoy working with children ages 3 -10
  • Minimum age of 16
  • Current lifeguard certification
  • Currently certified in First Aid, CPR/AED
  • Ability to concentrate for long periods of time
  • Ability to recognize swimmers who may need assistance
  • Ability to recognize/remedy hazardous situations
  • Ability to communicate with all ages & levels of swimmers

Think your a good fit?

 Email a cover letter & resume (specify the position/age group) to:  Camp Director.

Assistant Camp Counselors and Substitute Positions

(3, 4/5 and 6-10 year old groups) 7 week commitment required 


  • Assist Lead Camp Counselor with supervising campers on the playground, in the camp room, and during arrival/dismissal & transitions
  • Enthusiastically engage with campers providing support and guidance as needed
  • Assist in creating activities/projects related to the weekly theme
  • Assist in preparation and clean-up of lunch and activities
  • Ensure that the classrom is kept clean and organized and that supplies are replenished as needed
  • Implement routine cleaning/disinfecting procedures
  • Toddler Assistant position (18yrs old min), requires experience working children ages 18mo – 3 years old.


  • Enjoys interacting with children in the specific age group of interest preferred
  • Minimum age of 17- except Toddler Assistant (18yrs old min.)
  • Ability to follow directions and work as part of a team Experience working with young children required
  • First Aid/CPR certification or willingness to obtain
  • Think your a good fit?

     Email a cover letter & resume (specify the position/age group) to:  Camp Director.

St. Michael’s Country Day School has an institutional commitment to the principles of diversity.  In that spirit, the School believes that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws.