"At Collegiate School, every employee, no matter what their position, plays a vital role in educating our students." Jill Aveson
Human Resources
HR/Business Office Staff

Benefits

Collegiate School employees enjoy the exceptional location of a campus situated in one of Virginia’s most vibrant cities, and a highly competitive salary that supports their standard of living.

We recognize that a strong benefits and compensation program enables us to attract and retain outstanding faculty and staff. Collegiate offers a comprehensive package that includes expansive options to meet the varied needs of eligible employees.
Collegiate School employees have one of the most important duties in the world - helping our students become creative thinkers and responsible citizens. Our expectations for students are high because our standards of professional and personal excellence for our staff are even higher.
Everyone who works here plays a critical role in providing a challenging yet supportive environment for learning and development. Our students don’t turn to us simply for classroom instruction. They rely on our teachers, coaches, administrators, counselors and staff for guidance, encouragement and nurturing nudges to do their best. The Collegiate experience is not just a skillset, it's a mindset – where character is as important as creativity, integrity accompanies intellect and service partners with leadership.

Our Community

At Collegiate School, we’re committed to creating a community of faculty and staff as rich and diverse as the world around us. We celebrate our differences and learn from each other’s strengths. Our environment of inclusion fosters open communication, deep collaboration and instructional freedom, and is backed by strong administrative support. 
The growth of our employees is just as important to us as the growth of our students. It’s why we routinely provide generous professional development funding to interested, qualified members of our faculty and staff. As one grows, we all grow.

Available Faculty and Staff Positions

Collegiate welcomes employment inquiries at any time. Please bookmark this page to keep track of our most current openings. Also follow Careers at Collegiate on Twitter @CougarJobs.

Want to join the Collegiate community? Submit the online application through the links found on this page along with a cover letter, resume, a copy of a teaching certificate (if applicable), and an unofficial copy of transcript(s) of all undergraduate and graduate work.

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  • Assistant Sport Performance Coach, Beginning July 1, 2017

    Collegiate School seeks a positive and enthusiastic Assistant Sport Performance Coach to work with students in grades 7 through 12. This is a full-time, 12-month, benefited position.
    Primary duties will include:
    • Working with the Associate Athletic Director/Head Sport Performance Coach to implement a safe and effective comprehensive Sport Performance program to reduce injuries and improve performance for all sports
    • Maintaining a safe and clean training environment through regular maintenance and equipment checks
    • Working closely with coaches to develop age and sport appropriate training programs
    • Working together with the ATC’s to assist in the rehabilitation & reconditioning programs for student-athletes
    • Teaching the Sports Performance section of Middle School Physical Education
     
    Qualities of a successful candidate will include:
    • Ability to work with coaches in a team environment as well as work with numerous athletes and coaches simultaneously
    • A Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field
    • NSCA (CSCS) Certification is required
    • Experience is preferred
    • The Assistant Sport Performance Coach is an integral part of the Athletic Department and must be a supportive colleague, willing to step in and help as needed
    • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
    • Professional, detail-oriented, hardworking, collaborative, problem-solving and affable
    • Willing to take the initiative, be adaptable and respond to a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to create strong relationships and articulate the school’s mission to the community, while managing confidential information in a professional manner
    • Commitment to broad participation in school life
    • Experience in and commitment to the ongoing development and maintenance of an inclusive campus community
     
    Collegiate’s commitment to provide an exceptional athletic program incorporates the promotion of specific values. Sportsmanship and teamwork are at the heart of these ideals, but equally stressed are the development of leadership skills, and an adherence to rules of conduct and making healthy decisions. Collegiate currently fields more than 80 athletic teams, with 25 at the varsity level, and employs over 120 coaches. Three levels of competition are offered: varsity, junior varsity and 7th and 8th grade “no cut” Cub teams. 90% of eligible students participate in team athletics.

    Collegiate School is an independent, JK-12 college preparatory, coeducational school with over 1,600
    students in Richmond, VA. The school’s mission is to create a diverse and inclusive community of learners committed to a challenging and supportive educational experience that will foster the intellectual, moral, emotional, and physical development of each student.


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  • Bus Driver, Part-Time Opening

    Collegiate seeks experienced bus drivers. Must have CDL, passenger and air brake endorsements preferred, current DOT medical card (or ability to obtain), excellent driving record, ability/desire to work with students and ability to work some
    weekends and nights. Driver must be available starting between 1:30 and 2pm during the week. When not driving other duties as assigned.
    VA law requires background checks for school employment.
     
    Please submit resume and staff application to careers@collegiate-va.org or fax 740-8975.

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  • Field and Equipment Coordinator

    Collegiate School seeks a hard-working and positive team player to prepare our athletic venues for practice and competition. This is a part-time (70%), non-benefitted position with a start date of August 7, 2017.
    Primary Duties and Responsibilities will incl\ude:
    • Field maintenance and lining
    • Game day preparations of facilities and set-ups
    • Game day facilitator for visiting coaches and officials
    • Refill water coolers on a daily basis
    • Assist with uniform distribution, collection and inventory
    • Equipment maintenance
     
    Qualities of a successful candidate will include:
    • Ability to maintain productive relationships with School faculty and staff
    • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
    • Ability to maintain accurate records
    • Willing to step in and help as needed, be adaptable and respond to a fast-paced environment
    • Knowledge of and use of technology to communicate with athletic directors, co-workers, and coaches when necessary
    • Adherence to all personnel policies, procedures, and rules continued in the Faculty/Staff Handbook
    • Experience in and commitment to the ongoing development and maintenance of an inclusive campus community
    • Experience preferred
     
    Collegiate’s commitment to provide an exceptional athletic program incorporates the promotion of specific values. Sportsmanship and teamwork are at the heart of these ideals, but equally stressed are the development of leadership skills, and an adherence to rules of conduct and making healthy decisions. Collegiate currently fields more than 80 athletic teams, with 25 at the varsity level, and employs over 120 coaches. Three levels of competition are offered: varsity, junior varsity and 7th and 8th grade “no cut” Cub teams. 90% of eligible students participate in team athletics.

    Collegiate School is an independent, JK-12 college preparatory, coeducational school with over 1,600 students in Richmond, VA. The school’s mission is to create a diverse and inclusive community of learners committed to a challenging and supportive educational experience that will foster the intellectual, moral, emotional, and physical development of each student.

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  • JV/V Volleyball Coach

    Collegiate is seeking experienced and motivated Volleyball Coaches at both the JV and Varsity levels.
    Coaches are expected to teach, train, condition, and coach all team members as well as plan, evaluate, manage and coordinate all aspects of the team in regards to practice and games. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to help develop a competitive program that is committed to the creation of student athletes who demonstrate a commitment to academics, strong fundamental skills and sportsmanship. Coaches must be able to show and teach basic and advanced skills to players at every position – from setter to Libero – and help individual players to improve.
     
    Time Commitment: Regular season practices are held Monday – Thursday 3:45 – 6:00 pm and Friday’s 2:45 – 4:00 pm. Typically there will be two nights a week with games starting anytime between 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm. Very little weekend commitment.

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  • Quest Counselor, Part-Time Opening

    Do you enjoy spending quality time with children? Are you willing to help mold the hearts and minds of JK-6th grade students? Are you flexible and team-oriented? If so, the Quest Counselor position could be an incredible fit for you!

    Collegiate School seeks a part-time Quest Counselor to join its after school program for students in grades JK-6th. This is a part-time (16-18 hours per week), non-benefitted position. Work hours will generally be 2:30pm - 6:00pm (Monday-Thursday) and 2:00pm - 6:00pm on Fridays during the school year. Throughout the year, there are several days, including school holidays and parent teacher conferences, when the after school program is open all day. On these days, Quest Counselors should expect to work 5-6 hours per day between 7:45am and 6:00pm.

    Responsibilities will include:
    • Leading small study groups and assisting 1st-6th grade students thoroughly complete homework assignments
    • Facilitating a variety of activities including, but not limited to sports, indoor/outdoor play, arts and crafts, and cooking clubs
    • Actively supervising children during a wide variety of enrichment activities that may take place on or off campus
    • Help maintain a safe, clean and cozy learning and play environment for students
    • Regularly attend monthly staff meetings and other planning meetings as needed
    Qualities of a successful candidate include:
    • Hold a degree in a child-related field, preferably early childhood, elementary or secondary education, and/or have extensive experience working with children in a group setting
    • Consistently demonstrate kindness, patience and respect toward after school participants, parents and colleagues
    • Have a good driving record and a willingness to learn how to drive a minibus to transport students to and from activities and events
    • Demonstrate high levels of flexibility, and be a supportive colleague, ready and willing to step in and help in any way as needed
    • Exhibit professionalism, timeliness, strong work ethic, and a positive attitude
    Collegiate School is an independent, K-12 college preparatory, coeducational school with over 1,600 students in Richmond, VA. The school’s mission is to create a diverse and inclusive community of learners committed to a challenging and supportive educational experience that will foster the intellectual, moral, emotional, and physical development of each student.

    Collegiate School is an equal opportunity employer.
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If you have questions, please contact Amy Blackmer, Recruiting and Professional Development Coordinator
careers@collegiate-va.org or 804.740.5179.

The School is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, pregnancy, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, military service, marital status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. The School makes reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law. An applicant who does not meet the minimum qualifications of the position(s) for which the applicant applies will not be considered for employment.

Why Collegiate?

Collegiate School is well-regarded for developing students into citizens who lead, serve and shape the world. We do so with the help of a caring faculty and staff who also have opportunties to lead, serve and shape the world, through the young lives they touch.

Below are just a few examples of some of the great advantages of working at Collegiate:

* Excellent professional development opportunities for faculty and staff
* Collaborative working environment
* A rich employee benefits package (which includes free lunch!)
* Opportunities for growth and leadership
* An environment that fosters creative and innovative instruction

Why Richmond?

Collegiate School is nestled in a lovely suburban neighborhood west of the historic city of Richmond, Virginia - a growing metropolis which has been noted on numerous lists as one of the nation's best places to live and declared a top destination for food and travel, in publications such as National Geographic and the New York Times. In 2014, Frommers named Richmond one of the top destinations in the world!

Richmond, Virginia offers:
  • Rich and varied options for history buffs
  • Two major universities (Virginia Commonwealth University and University of Richmond)
  • Numerous oportunities for music, food and art aficionados
  • Growing cultural diversity
  • Exciting community programming and activities, such as visiting the Washington Redskins summer training camp.
Read more here, in U.S. News & World Report's Best Places to Live review or at Venture Richmond.