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Why Our Teachers Choose Rivermont Collegiate

  • Autonomy in the classroom
  • Small class sizes
  • Small community & family atmosphere
  • Valued input & options for creativity
  • Flexibility in choosing materials and curriculum
  • Outstanding educators as coworkers
  • Potential to have your child receive top-notch education where you work
  • Beautiful campus in the heart of Bettendorf
  • Iowa teaching certificate not required

“I would like to think of myself as a challenger, an eye opener, a brain teaser, a guiding hand through the exquisite complexities of language. I want my students to develop language skills rather than knowledge. Their skills will help them solve any puzzle. Their knowledge might sometimes prevent them from flying.”

Spanish Teacher

Full-Time Faculty & Staff Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • Life & Long-Term Disability
  • 401k Retirement Plan with matching contributions
  • Personal Time & Sick Time
  • 125 Flexible Benefit Plan
  • AFLAC options available
  • Chef prepared free lunches
  • Professional Development opportunities
  • Discounted tuition for faculty and staff children
  • Free before & after school care for staff children

“Science is a way of knowing the world so it is important to me that students get the tools and learn the methodology needed for sorting through data and ideas.“

Science Teacher

Join the highest-ranked private school in the State of Iowa and the Quad Cities area. Rivermont Collegiate is a unique learning community guided by the core values of Intellect, Character, and Creativity. Our students come from throughout the greater Quad Cities and various countries around the world 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.

“All the world’s a stage, and each day we play a variety of roles in an effort to realize our full potential. Students must be given opportunities to experience works of art, to express themselves, to work with others, to ask questions, and to solve problems.”

Theatre & English Teacher

Rivermont Collegiate is an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school offering Pre-K through 12th-grade day programming as well as 5 and 7-day high school boarding.

Rivermont Collegiate does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, age, gender, or national origin. Rivermont Collegiate is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Job Openings

Substitute Teachers


Deb Steele
HR Manager

563-359-1366 Ext. 307