Communications Assistant

Staff / Part-Time

Providence Country Day School, East Providence, RI

The Providence Country Day School in East Providence, Rhode Island, seeks to fill a part-time paid position in the Marketing and Communications Office. The Communications Assistant will assist in the creation of written and visual content for the School’s website and social media platforms. 

Tasks may include:

  • Photography of community members and events
  • Researching and authoring news and blog articles
  • Gathering and scheduling content for social media channels
  • Preparing stories and data for press releases

The ideal candidate should have the following skills and capabilities:

  • Excellent writing, proofreading and research skills
  • Experience with photography and video
  • Strong computer skills and aptitude
  • Excellent organization and task management capability; able to handle multiple tasks with minimal supervision

Additional Information:

This position requires a background check initiated by the School, as you may be working with students. The Communications Assistant is expected to work on our campus approximately twenty hours per week.  

The position reports to the Director of Marketing and Communications. Please submit a resume along with names, titles, and contact information for references. Include a cover letter indicating how your experience and skills relate to the position requirements. 

To be considered, please submit PDF attachments (Attention to Mr. Gregory Abel) and complete the job assessments at

Who are we?

The Providence Country Day School, established in 1923, is a college-preparatory school serving students in grades 6–12. Through a vigorous hands-on program of academics, visual and performing arts, competitive athletics, and service, PCD students develop as independent and critical thinkers, resourceful creators, and resilient innovators.

PCD’s mission and values are upheld by a faculty distinguished by academic excellence and deep personal commitment. Deep and lasting relationships are at the very core of our teaching and learning. Our diverse student population is drawn from more than 45 communities throughout southeastern New England and around the world.

We maintain a collegial work environment and are a lighthearted bunch. If you have a sense of humor, work hard, enjoy being around other people, and like having your work seen by many people, you will be a great fit. The Providence Country Day School is an equal-opportunity employer. 

More information is available at

Providence Country Day School

East Providence, RI
Elementary, Middle School, High School
All Gender