Our Community

As the only private, independent K-12 day school on the West Side of Cleveland, Lake Ridge Academy is both a school with exceedingly high scholarship, and a school where every student is known well and supported by his or her teachers and other adults. Every adult on campus contributes to our culture, regardless of his or her formal role at the school; we look for employees who want to spend their time in a school environment and build relationships with our students. We seek qualified candidates with high emotional intelligence and a history of flexibility, collaboration, and openness. For every opening, we seek to attract candidates from diverse backgrounds and perspectives.

Why Lake Ridge Academy

The best things about working at Lake Ridge Academy are the sense of community, of contributing to the success of our students, and the opportunity to align your professional life with a passion for helping young people. Our salaries are competitive, and our employee benefits for full-time employees include subsidized health insurance and a 403(b) retirement plan. In addition, Lake Ridge Academy provides generous tuition remission for qualified children of full-time employees.

Open Positions

Marketing and Development Coordinator

Lake Ridge Academy is seeking a full-time Marketing and Development Coordinator to support the school’s fundraising and marketing programs. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Development, the Marketing and Development Coordinator will process all gifts in a CRM (Customer Relationship Management) database, manage event logistics for on- and off-campus events, staff events, manage outgoing mail and invitations, staff the visitor’s lobby, and post content to social media sites. Some evening and occasional weekend work is required as events demand. Candidates must be able to drive and must hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent related work experience.

Compensation includes a generous tuition remission plan for staff children. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and three references, including at least one current or former supervisor to [email protected].

Substitute Teachers

Accepting applications for certified teachers to substitute grades K-8. An excellent opportunity for new teachers to build a curriculum vitae, or experienced teachers to keep their skills fresh. Please submit resumes via email to: [email protected] or mail to: Director of Lower School, Lake Ridge Academy, 37501 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio 44039.

Lake Ridge Academy provides equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, sex, gender, gender identity, age, religious affiliation, sexual orientation, disability, ethnic background or country of origin.