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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 Principal

Lynden Christian Schools, in Lynden WA, is seeking a full-time high school principal to lead student learning, instruction, and operations.  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.  Applications must be submitted as an attachment to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org.   Questions may be directed to Dr. Bootsma at pbootsma@lyncs.org.  Applications accepted until Tuesday, December 3rd.

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High School Principal Profile

Employment Application


High School CAD Teacher

Lynden Christian High School is seeking a qualified part time CAD teacher to help launch and teach our first Drafting and Design Course beginning in January 2020. Responsibilities will include designing classroom layout and selecting CAD curriculum and software. The course will cover industry standards in design, manufacturing and shop processes. The class will meet for one period a day at the end of the school day. Qualified candidates must have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and a passion for Christian education.  This position starts one week before second semester starts. Applications must be submitted as attachments to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org . For any questions, please contact Melissa Meyer (360-318-9525 x 1401 or mmeyer@lyncs.org). First consideration will be given to applications received by Nov 15, 2019. Applications are accepted until position is filled.

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CAD Teacher Job Description

Applicant Instructions for High School CAD Teacher

Employment Application


High School Shop Assistant

Lynden Christian School is seeking a qualified part time Shop Assistant to help the Vo-Ag Teacher and come alongside students. Besides assisting in our project shop classes, the candidate will explore ways to generate revenue for the school through the shop. Hours for this position are flexible. Qualified candidates must have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and a passion for Christian Education.  This position starts immediately.  Applications must be submitted as attachments to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Melissa Meyer (360-318-9525 x 1401 or mmeyer@lyncs.org).  First consideration will be given to applications received by Nov 6, 2019. Applications are accepted until position is filled.

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Shop Assistant Job Description

Application Instructions for Shop Assistant

Employment Application

High School Head Track Coach

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a High School Head Track Coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the program he/she is hired for. Lynden Christian High is a 1A school, which is a member of the 13 team, 1A/2A/3A, Northwest Conference of the WIAA. 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 coaching. We are seeking candidates who have qualifications that support service in student activities and administration. The job description and application can be retrieved from our website, www.lyncs.org.  Application documents must be submitted to the superintendent 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 Sept. 25, 2019. Applications are accepted until position is filled.

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High School Head Track Coach Job Description

High School Head Track Coach Applicant Instructions

Employment Application


High School Head Girls Golf Coach

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a High School Head Girls Golf Coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the program he/she is hired for. Lynden Christian High is a 1A school, which is a member of the 13 team, 1A/2A/3A, Northwest Conference of the WIAA 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 coaching. We are seeking candidates who have qualifications that support service in student activities and administration. The job description and application can be retrieved from our website, www.lyncs.org.  Application documents must be submitted to the superintendent 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 Sept. 25, 2019. Applications are accepted until position is filled.

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High School Head Girls Golf Coach Job Description

High School Head Girls Golf Coach Applicant Instructions

Employment Application


Middle School Boys Baseball Coach

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a middle school boys 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. Any questions may be directed to Brenda Terpstra, AD, at bterpstra@lyncs.org or (360) 318-9525 x1456. This position is open immediately. First consideration will be given to applications received by October 25, 2019. Applications are accepted until position is filled.

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Middle School Boys Baseball Coach Job Description

Middle School Boys Baseball Coach Application 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.

Application Instructions for Substitute Bus Driver

Employment Application


Substitute Teachers (including Spanish Immersion)and Substitute Para Educators (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