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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

Orchestra Teacher

Lynden Christian High and Middle School in Lynden, Washington has a part-time teaching position for an orchestra teacher for the 2019/20 school year. The courses include teaching 5th through 12th grade orchestra requirements and electives. This position, depending upon applicant qualifications, may be combined with the 5th and 6th grade General Music position to create a full-time position.

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 teaching certification. Applications must be submitted as an attachment to the superintendent, Dr. Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Aaron Bishop, middle school principal, (360-318-9525, ext 1168, or abishop@lyncs.org).  Applications received by April 15, 2019 have priority in selection and hiring.  Position open until filled.

Orchestra Teacher Job Description

Orchestra Teacher Applicant Instructions

Employment Application

 

5th/6th Grade General Music Teacher

Lynden Christian Middle School in Lynden, Washington has a part-time teaching position for a 5th and 6th grade general music teacher for the 2019/20 school year. The courses include teaching 5th and 6th grade general music classes. The courses include teaching 5th and 6th grade general music including a sixth-grade musical in the fall. This position, depending upon applicant qualifications, may be combined with the 5-12 orchestra to create a full-time position.

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 teaching certification. Applications must be submitted as an attachment to the superintendent, Dr. Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Aaron Bishop, middle school principal, (360-318-9525, ext 1168, or abishop@lyncs.org).  Applications received by April 15, 2019 have priority in selection and hiring.  Position open until filled.

5-6 General Music Teacher Job Description

5-6 General Music Teacher Applicant Instructions

Employment Application

 

High School Librarian

Lynden Christian High School is hiring a part time Librarian/Learning Resource Center Specialist. We are seeking candidates who have a passion for the mission of Lynden Christian and qualifications supporting the smooth operation of a school library/resource center.  Qualified applicants will train students and staff in effective use of information and technology literacy skills, and use of equipment, as well as evaluate, select and procure print and digital resources. Develop policies and procedures to ensure efficient operation, services, and facility use for a 21st-century school library/resource center. Application documents must be submitted as an attachment to the superintendent, Dr. Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Kevin Kaemingk, High School Principal, (360-318-9525, ext. 1450, or kkaemingk@lyncs.org).   The position is open until filled. For best consideration, please respond by Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

Please note for the best experience completing the application electronically, please use the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader. This can be downloaded for free from https://get.adobe.com/reader/

High School Librarian Job Description

High School Librarian Applicant Instructions

Employment Application

 

7th Grade Baseball Coach

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a 7th  Grade Baseball Coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the head coach as it pertains to the Baseball program.  Lynden Christian Middle School is a member of the 10 school Whatcom County Middle School League.  We are seeking candidates who have a passion for the mission of Lynden Christian and qualifications that pertain to coaching baseball and working with student-athletes at the middle school level. This position is open immediately.  Application documents must be submitted by email at employment@lyncs.org.  For questions, please contact Brenda Terpstra, Activities Director, 360-318-9525 ext. 1456 or bterpstra@lyncs.org.  First consideration will be given to applications received March 22, 2018

Please note for the best experience completing the application electronically, please use the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader. This can be downloaded for free from https://get.adobe.com/reader/

7th Grade Baseball Coach Job Description

7th Grade Baseball Coach Applicant Instructions

LCS Application for Coaches

 

High School Registrar/Administrative Assistant

Lynden Christian High School is hiring a part-time Registrar/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.  The registrar responsibilities include developing a master schedule, maintaining academic and standardized testing results, collecting and distributing grade reports, contacting substitute teachers. The administrative assistant responsibilities include directing student and parent inquiries to the appropriate school personnel and, 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. This position is a 0.49 FTE (990 hours) and begins one week before and ends one week after the close of the school year. Training will start mid spring 2019.  Application documents must be submitted as an attachment to the superintendent by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Kevin Kaemingk, High School Principal, (360-318-9525, ext. 1450, or kkaemingk@lyncs.org).   The position is open until filled. For best consideration, please respond by Friday, March 22nd, 2019.

Please note for the best experience completing the application electronically, please use the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader. This can be downloaded for free from https://get.adobe.com/reader/

Registrar/Admin Assistant Job Description

Registrar/Admin Assistant Applicant Instructions

Employment Application

 

High School Principal

Lynden Christian Schools (LCS), in Lynden WA, is seeking a full-time high school principal to lead student learning, instruction, and operations.  LCS is open to a flexible start date between the fall of 2019 and the fall of 2020. The candidate will provide educational and administrative leadership for students as well as faculty and staff. Lynden Christian High School has established an educational curriculum focusing on rigorous college preparatory academics as well as vocational courses balanced with rich extra-curricular opportunities.  Questions may be directed to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma at pbootsma@lyncs.org.  Applications must be submitted as an attachment to the superintendent by email at employment@lyncs.org and will be given strong consideration through March 15, 2019.

Please note for the best experience completing the application electronically, please use the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader. This can be downloaded for free from https://get.adobe.com/reader/

High School Principal Application Packet

 

Bus Driver

Must be available for daily bus routes.  Must carry or be eligible for CDL standards.  Training is available.  Please submit an employment application by email at employment@lyncs.org.  Download and save to desktop, employment application documents to complete.  Contact rwarolin@lyncs.org  for additional information.

Please note for the best experience completing the application electronically, please download and save fillable documents to your desktop and use the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader. This can be downloaded for free from https://get.adobe.com/reader/

Application Instructions for Substitute Bus Driver

Employment Application

 

Substitute Teachers (including Spanish Immersion)

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.  Download and save to desktop, employment application documents to complete.  Please contact Kim Powell (360-318-9525 or kpowell@lyncs.org) with any questions. 

Please note for the best experience completing the application electronically, please download and save fillable documents to your desktop and use the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader. This can be downloaded for free from https://get.adobe.com/reader/

Substitute Teacher Application Instructions

Qualifications for Spanish Immersion Substitiute Teacher

Employment Application