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Here at Lynden Christian Schools, our staff believes that educating today’s young people to identify their God-given gifts and abilities, to apply themselves to becoming the leaders of tomorrow, and—most importantly—to know and fall in love with the God who created this astounding world, is a wonderful calling to have placed on your life.  If you believe God is leading you to exercise your God-given gifts in educating our leaders of tomorrow, we’d love to talk with you. 
 

Employment opportunities

Administrative Assistant- Evergreen Christian School, located in Bellingham, WA, is looking for an administrative assistant for the Spanish Immersion Cordata Campus. We are seeking candidates who have a passion for the mission of Lynden Christian and qualifications supporting the smooth establishment and operation of a school office.  Qualified candidates must have a mature and growing commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. Duties include recording and reconciling all student attendance, contacting substitute teachers and directing student and parent inquiries to the appropriate school personnel and/or answering their questions. The administrative assistant also completes all office-related functions supporting staff and administration. Qualified candidates will be organized and detail-oriented, an excellent communicator, proficient with office technology, able to collaborate and maintain confidentiality. The position is four days a week. Work begins one week before and ends one week after the close of the school year. Applications must be submitted by email at employment@lyncs.org. For questions, please contact Paul Bootsma, Superintendent, 360-318-9525 or pbootsma@lyncs.org.  Applications accepted until position has been filled.

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Assistant High School Cross Country Coach - Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for an Assistant High School Cross Country coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the head coach as it pertains to the Cross Country program.  Lynden Christian High is a 1A school, which is a member of the 13 team, 1A/2A/3A, Northwest Conference of the WIAA.  We are seeking candidates who have a passion for the mission of Lynden Christian and qualifications that support service in student activities. This position is open immediately. Please submit application documents along with your letter of interest as an attachment to Supt. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org. Applications accepted until position has been filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by June 23, 2017.

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PreSchool Aide – Evergreen Spanish Immersion Program has an opening for a classroom aide in our Spanish Immersion Preschool Program. The position is from 8:00 AM– Noon Monday – Friday, but the position can also be divided into a Tuesday/Thursday position and a M, W, F position. Qualified candidates must have a desire to work with young children (children ages 3 – 5) and have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. Candidates with experience or a degree in early childhood education are encouraged to apply.  In addition, a high level of proficiency in Spanish is required.  Please submit application documents along with your letter of interest as an attachment to Supt. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org. Applications accepted until position has been filled.

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Preschool Aide –  Evergreen Traditional English Program has an opening for a classroom aide in our Traditional English Preschool Program. The position is from 8:00 AM – Noon Monday – Friday, but the position can also be divided into a Tuesday/Thursday position and a M, W, F position. Qualified candidates must have a desire to work with young children and have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. Candidates with experience or an early childhood degree are encouraged to apply.  Please submit application documents along with your letter of interest as an attachment to Supt. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org. Applications accepted until position has been filled.

Preschool Aide - Lynden Christian School Preschool is looking for a part-time aide for the Pre-4 Tuesday & Thursday morning class on the Lynden Campus.   Qualified candidates must have a desire to work with young children and have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. Candidates with experience or an early childhood degree are encouraged to apply. Please submit application documents along with your letter of interest as an attachment to Supt. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org. Applications accepted until position has been filled.

Para Educators - Lynden Christian and Evergreen Christian Schools is looking for a part and/or full-time para educator.   Qualified candidates must have a desire to work with students with high needs and have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. Candidates with experience or para education certification preferred. Please submit your application documents along with your letter of interest as an attachment to Supt. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org. Applications accepted until position has been filled.

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Grades 5 and 6 General Music - Lynden Christian School has a part-time teaching position for a general music teacher for the 2017/18 school year. Depending upon applicant qualifications, this position may be combined with other music positions within Lynden Christian Schools. The courses include teaching 5th and 6th grade general music including a sixth-grade musical in the fall. Qualified candidates must have a mature and growing commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior; have a passion for Christian education where faith is nurtured and a biblical worldview is consistently integrated into their instruction; have a love for and enthusiasm to teach in a middle school classroom; have a bachelor’s degree and high proficiency in music qualifying for Washington State certification. Please submit application documents along with your letter of interest as an attachment to Supt. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org. Applications accepted until position has been filled.

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6/7th Grade Teacher - Evergreen Christian School in Bellingham, Washington has a part time or full-time teaching position for a sixth/seventh grade teacher for the 2017/18 school year. The position includes leading a 6/7th grade homeroom and teaching in a middle school setting that will include some classes for 8th graders.  Our needs can be met with a half time teacher or can be expanded to be full time for a qualified candidate. Qualified candidates must have a mature and growing commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and a passion for Christian education where faith is nurtured and a biblical worldview is consistently integrated into their instruction.  Qualified candidates must also have a bachelor’s degree and high proficiency in science and Bible qualifying for Washington State certification. Please submit application documents along with your letter of interest as an attachment to Supt. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org. Applications accepted until position has been filled.

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Orchestra Teacher- Lynden Christian High and Middle School in Lynden, Washington has a part-time teaching position for an orchestra teacher for the 2017/18 school year. The courses include teaching 5th through 12th grade orchestra requirements and electives. Qualified candidates must have a mature and growing commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior; have a passion for Christian education where faith is nurtured and a biblical worldview is consistently integrated into their instruction; have a love for and enthusiasm to teach in a high and middle school classroom; have a bachelor’s degree and high proficiency in orchestra/music qualifying for Washington State certification. Please submit application documents along with your letter of interest as an attachment to Supt. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org. Applications accepted until position has been filled.

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Second Chance Thrift Store is looking for LCHS students to work at the store on Saturdays (9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.).  Qualified candidates must have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and a passion for Christian Education. Duties include clerking, customer service, light cleaning, and organizing. Candidates need to be able to work independently; and able to make judgments with minimum supervision. Good at teamwork. Please submit application documents along with your letter of interest as an attachment to Supt. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org. Applications accepted until position has been filled.

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Bus Driver: Must be available for daily bus routes.  Must carry or be eligible for CDL standards.  Training is available.  Please submit Non-Certified Application to Central Office or contact Kori Thornton at 360-354-3004 or kthornton@lyncs.org  for additional information.

Substitute Teachers - Lynden Christian School is seeking qualified substitute teachers for all grade levels. We are seeking candidates who have a passion for nurturing faith and integrating a Biblical perspective into their instruction. Qualified candidates should complete an employment application and email it to employment@lyncs.org.  Please contact Kim Powell (360-318-9525 or kpowell@lyncs.org) with any questions.

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