Careers at TCS

Since it was founded in 1955, The Country School has prided itself on attracting and retaining excellent educators who, in the words of our Mission Statement, "expect much from our students, because we believe they have much to give." 
Salaries and benefits are competitive. The Country School employs without regard to gender, race, color, national or ethnic origin, and sexual orientation to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities made available to its community. The Country School is an EOE Employer.

We encourage our substitute teachers to review our Guest Teacher Handbook prior to entering the classroom.

Available Positions

The Country School is seeking a long-term 3rd Grade substitute teacher from February to the end of the school year.

Ideal candidates for this position will:
  • demonstrate mastery of subject matter and instructional skills
  • show a commitment to the issues of diversity, inclusion, and equity
  • be comfortable with technology in the classroom, especially if The Country School needs to move to distance learning
  • engage in cross-disciplinary STEAM units
  • create a dynamic and inspiring classroom
  • support the organizational, academic, and emotional needs of students
  • work collaboratively with other faculty members
  • commit to their own professional growth and reflection
We seek teachers who are dynamic and committed to professional growth in their discipline and teaching practice, who have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree although a master’s degree is preferred. We require at least two years of teaching experience.

Please send your resume and letter of interest to Beth Coyne, Assistant Head of School, beth.coyne@thecountryschool.org.
Substitute Teachers 
The Country School seeks Guest Teachers for PreSchool - 8th Grade classes. The Country School is an independent day school with small class sizes and a supportive community. Responsibilities beyond the classroom may include lunch and recess duty and/or study hall. Make a difference in children’s lives while earning competitive pay. EOE Email karen.cunningham@thecountryschool.org.

The Country School, founded in 1955, offers an unparalleled educational experience to PreSchool through 8th Grade students. Beyond traditional academic disciplines, The Country School’s Signature Programs: Elmore Leadership, STEAM, Public Speaking, Outdoor Education, and Global Citizenship speak to the school’s commitment to provide students with lessons that will last a lifetime.

The Country School is a community where diversity is celebrated and employees of Color are welcomed, valued and supported. 
341 Opening Hill Road, Madison, CT 06443
P. 203-421-3113  |  F. 203-421-4390  |  Health Office F. 860-469-2550
Founded in 1955, The Country School is a coeducational, independent school serving students in PreSchool-Grade 8. The Country School is committed to active, hands-on learning and a vigorous curriculum that engages the whole child.