Career Opportunities 2

Come and work at the highest ranked private school in the State of Iowa and the Quad Cities area. Rivermont is a unique learning community guided by the core values of Intellect, Character, and Creativity. Our students come from throughout the greater Quad Cities to explore unique opportunities, programs, experiences, and challenging curriculum in a supportive, family-like atmosphere. Our students are free-thinking individuals who design their own Rivermont Experience. Rivermont is a remarkable place to work and go to school!

Rivermont Collegiate is an independent, nondenominational, college preparatory day school for 2-year-old through twelfth grade students.

Rivermont Collegiate is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Rivermont Collegiate is looking for good people to join our team. Opportunities exist for support staff, teachers, substitutes, and classroom aides.

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Rivermont Collegiate
1821 Sunset Drive
Bettendorf, IA 52722
Attn: Beth Heaney

Kitchen Manager

Rivermont Collegiate is the #1 Private School in Iowa. Our students range from 2-year old to 12th grade with a total enrollment of approximately 200 students, and 52 staff members. Rivermont Collegiate is launching a 7-day boarding program in the fall of 2017 which will require meal service including 3 meals a day, Monday – Friday, and 2 meals a day, Saturday and Sunday (brunch and dinner). Meal service will be shared between the Kitchen Manager and 2 kitchen staff members.

The Kitchen Manager and Lead Chef at Rivermont Collegiate actively participates in establishing and maintaining an atmosphere of collegial support and adherence to professional standards in the food industry.  Responsibilities include leading a kitchen staff and delivering a varied and healthy menu that caters to the tastes of children, teenagers, and adults alike. The Kitchen Manager and Lead Chef reports to the Headmaster and is asked to do the following:

  • Maintaining a budget while working with the business office
  • Setting menus while ensuring meal options include sound choices that adhere to our multi–cultural students and staff, and their beliefs
  • Ordering food and supplies with attention to the nutritional and dietary needs of students
  • Stocking and inventory
  • Maintain standards of sanitation, safety, production, service, and food quality
  • Inspect equipment periodically, recommending needed repairs or replacement
  • Manage/plan service of 3 meals per day during the week (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
  • Manage/plan service of 2 meals per day on weekends (Brunch and Dinner)
  • Prep work, cooking and cleaning
  • Maintaining compliance with all mandated health codes and applicable laws
  • Collaborating with the Business Office to ensure the point of sales system operates correctly and records correctly for billing
  • Attention to detail with a passion for cooking
  • Occasional catering for school special events
  • Supervise kitchen staff, and maintain relationships with vendors
  • Ability to effectively communicate with students, faculty, parents, fellow workers and supervisors personally, via phone, email, and in writing. Maintain good public relations
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Headmaster
  • Successful candidate must possess strong inter-personal skills with a proven record of building rapport with culturally diverse students and adults
  • Strong attendance and punctuality are a MUST to ensure that the duties and responsibilities of the job are performed successfully
  • Depending on scheduling between Kitchen Manager and staff, some evenings and/or weekends will be required

Contact the Human Resources Coordinator by email: Beth Heaney or phone: 563-359-1366 ext. 307 for more information.

Technology Instructor

Rivermont Collegiate is looking for an energetic, results-oriented, technology competent educator with exceptional knowledge of the benefits of technology in the learning process. Bachelor’s Degree required and experience preferred. Contact Monica Weeks, Director of Faculty, by email: or phone: 563-359-1366 ext. 355 for more information.

School Care Aide - Monday - Friday, 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Rivermont Collegiate, an independent, nondenominational, college preparatory day school for preschool through twelfth grade students, seeks an aide for its afternoon and daycare programs. Hours are Monday-Friday 3:00-6:00 p.m. Rivermont Collegiate follows a traditional school calendar.

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Substitute Teachers - Ongoing

Rivermont is currently accepting applications for substitute teachers in all grade levels. Rivermont offers challenging curriculum, small class sizes, and motivated students – all in a warm, supportive atmosphere. In addition, substitutes at Rivermont enjoy a flexible schedule, competitive pay, and a weekly pay schedule. Qualified applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in addition to a passion for working with children, exceptional interpersonal skills, an energetic personality, and a positive attitude. First Aid, Mandatory Reporter, and/or Bloodborne Pathogen training is preferred and applicants must pass a background check.

Interested candidates should contact Beth Heaney, Human Resources Coordinator, at or 563-359-1366 ext. 307. or Monica Weeks, Director of Faculty, at or 563-359-1366 ext. 355.

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