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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

High School Science Teacher

Lynden Christian High School in Lynden, Washington has a part-time teaching position (91%) for science teachers for the 2019/20 school year. The courses include a combination of Chemistry for juniors and Physics for seniors. 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 school classroom; have a bachelor’s degree and high proficiency in science qualifying for Washington State certification.  Applications must be submitted as attachments, to the superintendent by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Dr. Paul Bootsma, Superintendent, (360-318-9525, ext 1002, or pbootsma@lyncs.org).  First consideration will be given to applications received by July 26, 2019.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

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LCHS Science Teacher Job Description

LCHS Science Teacher Application Instructions

Employment Application

Middle School Softball Coach

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a Middle School Softball Coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing, coaching, and working with the middle school athletes as it pertains to the softball 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 softball and working with student-athletes at the middle school level. This position is open immediately.  Application documents must be submitted, as attachments, 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 by August 15, 2019.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

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Middle School Softball Coach Job Description

Middle School Softball Coach Application Instructions

Employment Application

High School C Team Football Coach

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a High School C team Co-Head Football Coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing, coaching, and supervising/working as a co-head coach with the current coaches and volunteers as it pertains to the High School C football team.  Lynden Christian High School is a member of the 14 team Northwest Conference.  We are seeking candidates who have a passion for the mission of Lynden Christian and qualifications that pertain to coaching football and working with student-athletes at the high school level.  This position is open immediately.  Application documents must be submitted as attachments 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 by July 30, 2019.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

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C Team Football Coach Job Description

C Team Football Coach Applicant Instructions

Employment Application

High School Co-Head Cheer Coach

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a High School Co-Head Cheer Coach. This is a split position. The successful candidate will be responsible for working as a co-head coach along with the current head cheer coach in overseeing, coaching, and working with the high school athletes as it pertains to the cheer program.  We are seeking candidates who have a passion for the mission of Lynden Christian and qualifications that pertain to coaching cheer and working with student-athletes at the high school level. This position is open immediately.  Application documents must be submitted by email to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, 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 by June 14, 2019.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

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Co-Head Cheer Coach Job Description

Co-Head Cheer Coach Applicant Instructions

Employment Application

High School English Teacher

Lynden Christian High School in Lynden, Washington is offering a part-time  (46%) English teacher’s position. The course load includes Senior English and Applied Senior English. A candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in English and a Washington State Certification or the ability to attain certification.  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 school classroom.  Applications must be submitted as attachments to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Dr. Bootsma,  (360-318-9525, ext 1002, or pbootsma@lyncs.org).  Applications received by Friday, June 21, 2019 will be given priority.  Position will remain open until filled.

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HS English Teacher Job Description

HS English Teacher Applicant Instructions

Employment Application

High School Counselor

Lynden Christian High School in Lynden, Washington is offering a part-time (70%) 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 as attachments to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Dr. Bootsma, (360-318-9525, ext. 1002, or pbootsma@lyncs.org). Applications received by Friday, June 21, 2019 will be given priority.  Position will remain open until filled.

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HS Couselor Job Description

HS Counselor Applicant Instructions

Employment Application

Second Chance Thrift Store Front End Supervisor

Second Chance Thrift Store in Lynden, Washington has a part-time position (30 hours per week) for a Front-End Supervisor. The position includes duties in inventory management, volunteer supervision, staff management, promotions and events, customer service and strategic planning. Qualified candidates must have a mature and growing commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior; have a passion for Christian education in general and specifically for Lynden Christian School. Application and a cover letter must be submitted as attachments, to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Jana Bajema, Store Manager, at jbajema@lyncs.org. First priority will be given to applications received by August 15, 2019.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

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Second Chance Front End Supervisor Job Description

Applicant Instructions for Second Chance Front End Supervisor

Employment Application 

Spanish Immersion Program Classroom Aide

Evergreen Christian School has an opening for a classroom aide in our Spanish Immersion Program. The position is from 8:15 AM– 3:30 PM Monday – Friday on days when school is in session. Qualified candidates must have a desire to work with young children in grades Kindergarten – 3rd Grade and have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. Candidates with experience or a degree in elementary education are encouraged to apply.  In addition, a high level of proficiency in Spanish is required.   Please submit application documents along with your cover letter to Superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma at employment@lyncs.org.  First consideration given to those who submit applications by Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  Position open until filled.

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Spanish Immersion Aide Job Description

Spanish Immersion Aide Application 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. 

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High School Librarian Job Description

High School Librarian Applicant Instructions

Employment Application

 

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 Stacy VanWerven at svanwerven@lyncs.org for additional information.

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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. 

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Substitute Teacher Application Instructions

Qualifications for Spanish Immersion Substitiute Teacher

Employment Application