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The Pennfield School is an independent elementary school in Portsmouth, RI, with an enrollment of about 165 students, in preschool through eighth grade. The mission of The Pennfield School is to create an inclusive community of dedicated learners, where students are given a foundation and appreciation for the joyful pursuit of understanding, while fostering respect for oneself and others as a way of life.

At Pennfield students are nurtured and cared for by a dedicated faculty. Upon graduation, our graduates excel at leading day and boarding schools and local public schools.

Pennfield seeks individuals of diverse backgrounds and diverse perspectives who will embrace and fulfill the school’s mission of joy, understanding, and respect.

Substitute Teacher (Preschool – Grade 8)

The Substitute Teacher is responsible for the well-being and safety of the students, taking attendance, maintaining the classroom, utilizing classroom management skills, and teaching the provided curriculum. To apply please contact Allison Serina or call 401-849-4646. Bachelor’s degree is required. Employment is subject to interview and background check. 

The Pennfield School does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race, religious affiliation, non-disqualifying handicap, sexual orientation, family composition, ethnic or national origin, in the administration of its admissions, financial aid, educational policies, hiring or any of its school practices.