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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

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. 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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Administrative Assistant High School - Lynden Christian High School is looking for an administrative assistant for the high school office. We are seeking candidates who have a passion for the mission of Lynden Christian and qualifications supporting the smooth operation of a school office.  Duties include recording and reconciling all student attendance, contacting substitute teachers and directing student and parent inquiries to the appropriate school personnel. 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 with potential to grow to full-time. 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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Administrative Assistant Central Office -  Lynden Christian Schools is looking for an administrative assistant for the Central Office. We will consider two part-time people or one full-time person to fill this position depending on qualifications and organizational fit. We are seeking candidates who have a passion for the mission of Lynden Christian and qualifications that support administration.  Duties include administrative support to the Superintendent and Development Director as well as alumni development and oversight of school publications. Qualified candidates will be organized and detail oriented, an excellent communicator, proficient with office technology, excellent writing aptitude, able to collaborate and maintain confidentiality. Position is year round and could come with benefits of full-time employment. 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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Personal Counselor - Lynden Christian High School in Lynden, Washington is offering a part-time counselor position.  The counselor holds the primary position of supporting students throughout the high school experience, providing entry-level social and emotional counseling, and directing students and parents towards off-campus counseling assistance when necessary. Qualified candidates must have a mature and growing commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, have a passion for Christian education, integrate a biblical worldview into their job. A master’s degree from an accredited college or university, with certification for school guidance counseling, is preferred, but not required.  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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Choir Teacher- Lynden Christian High and Middle School in Lynden, Washington has a full-time teaching position for a choir teacher for the 2017/18 school year. The courses include teaching two high school choirs, an honors choir, chapel praise band, and a middle school choir. Additionally, the choral director manages the high school fine arts facility, including scheduling events and overseeing sound and other equipment. 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 choral/music qualifying for Washington State certification. 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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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. 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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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.

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6th Grade Teacher - Lynden Christian Middle School in Lynden, Washington has a full-time teaching position for a sixth-grade teacher for the 2017/18 school year. This will be a one-year position. The position includes teaching a self-contained sixth-grade classroom.  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 qualifyfor Washington State certification. Applications must be submitted by email at employment@lyncs.org. For questions, please contact Paul Bootsma, Superintendent, 360-318-9525 or pbootsma@lyncs.org

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5th Grade Teacher - Lynden Christian Middle School in Lynden, Washington has a full-time teaching position for a fifth-grade teacher for the 2017/18 school year. This is a one year position and includes teaching a self-contained fifth-grade class. 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 love for students and enthusiasm to teach in a classroom. A bachelor’s degree and qualifying for Washington State certification is required. Applications must be submitted by email at employment@lyncs.org. For questions, please contact Paul Bootsma, Superintendent, 360-318-9525 or pbootsma@lyncs.org.

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8th Grade Language Arts Teacher - Lynden Christian Middle School in Lynden, Washington has a part-time teaching position for an eighth-grade language arts position for the 2017/18 school year. This position is for one year and includes teaching 3-4 language arts classes serving eighth graders. 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 love for students and enthusiasm to teach in a middle school classroom. A bachelor’s degree and qualifying for Washington State certification is required. Applications must be submitted by email at employment@lyncs.org. For questions, please contact Paul Bootsma, Superintendent, 360-318-9525 or pbootsma@lyncs.org.

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First Grade Teacher Position - Evergreen Christian School, located in Bellingham, WA, is seeking applications for the position of First Grade teacher. This is currently a 50% position. 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 love for students and enthusiasm to teach in an elementary school classroom.  A bachelor’s degree and qualification for Washington State certification is required.  Please submit application documents along with your letter of interest to Supt. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org.

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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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