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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


How to Apply:

  1. Click on the employment application for the desired position.
  2. Download and save the PDF to your computer.
  3. Please make sure you follow the application instructions on the first page of the employment application.
  4. Fill in the PDF with your application information and then save (if you do not have Adobe Reader, click this link to download it for free https://get.adobe.com/reader/).
  5. Email the completed PDF along with supporting documents to employment@lyncs.org.

If you have questions about the application process, please email employment@lyncs.org.


Director, Lynden Christian School Endowment Fund

The Lynden Christian School Endowment Board of Trustees is looking for a qualified person to lead and direct the LCS Endowment Fund which currently has over $13,000,000 in assets.  This is a paid, part-time (approximately 20%) position with responsibility for:  meeting with Friends of Lynden Christian to share the vision of the LCS Endowment Fund, helping develop informational materials, and working with the Endowment Board of Trustees to govern the fund.   Qualified candidates must have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, a passion for Christian Education and a desire to help keep it affordable for generations to come.  Applications must be submitted as attachments to LCSEF Board Member, Kevin Pawlowski by email, at kpawlowski@farmersequip.com.  For any questions, please contact Kevin Pawlowski at kpawlowski@farmersequip.com or by phone at 360-815-3662.   First consideration given to those who submit applications by Friday, Oct. 30, 2020.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Director, LCSEF Job Description

Employment Application

Band/Orchestra Assistant

Lynden Christian Middle and High School has a part time instrumental music aide position for the 2020/21 school year. The position includes aiding our band and orchestra directors. As we accept applications, we will keep you informed of our hiring process.

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 or high school classroom; have a bachelor’s degree or working towards a bachelor’s degree; a high proficiency in appropriate subject areas connected to working with small groups of music students. Applications must be submitted as attachments to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Aaron Bishop, Middle School Principal, at abishop@lyncs.org.  First consideration will be given to those applications received by Tuesday, September 29, 2020.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Band/Orchestra Assistant Job Description

Employment Application

Shop Class Assistant

Lynden Christian School is seeking a qualified part time Shop Class Assistant to help the Vo-Ag Teacher and come alongside students.  Besides assisting in our project shop classes, the candidate will assist in projects that generate revenue for the school.  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.  For any questions, please contact the Career & Technical Education Director, Melissa Meyer (360-318-9525 x 1439 or mmeyer@lyncs.org).  Applications must be submitted as attachments to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org.  First consideration will be given to applications received by Friday, October 30, 2020. Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Shop Class Assistant Job Description

Employment Application

High School Boys Basketball Coach

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a High School C Team Boys Basketball Coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for coaching the C team and assisting the head coach as it pertains to the boys’ basketball 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 and administration. This position is open immediately.  Application documents must be submitted as attachments by email to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, at employment@lyncs.org. For questions, please contact Brenda Terpstra, Activities Director, 360-318-9525 x 1456 or bterpstra@lyncs.org.

High School Boys Basketball Coach Job Description

Employment Application

Middle School Softball Coach

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a 7th grade 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 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, at bterpstra@lyncs.org.  First consideration will be given to applications received by July 24, 2020.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Middle School Softball Coach Job Description

Employment Application

Middle School Football Coach

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a Middle School Football Coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing, coaching, and working with the middle school athletes as it pertains to the Middle School football program.  Lynden Christian Middle School is a member of the 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 football 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, at bterpstra@lyncs.org.  First consideration will be given to applications received by July 24, 2020.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Middle School Football Coach Job Description

Employment Application


Bus Driver

Lynden Christian School will start accepting applications August 2020.  Must be available for daily bus routes.  Must carry or be eligible for CDL standards.  Training is available.  Application documents must be submitted to the superintendent by email at employment@lyncs.org.  Download and save to desktop, employment application documents to complete.  Contact Kari Meers, Transportation Supervisor, at kmeers@lyncs.org for additional information.

Employment Application


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

Lynden Christian School will accept applications for qualified summer tutors and paras starting May 26th, 2020.  We are seeking candidates who have a passion for nurturing faith and integrating a Biblical perspective into their instruction. Qualified candidates should complete a substitute employment application located below this description.  Please indicate position you are applying for in the top right box.  Submit completed application to the superintendent by email at employment@lyncs.org.  Download and save the employment application documents to your computer before you fill them out.  Para applicants, please download substitute teacher app and fill in Para Sub as position.  Please contact Kim Powell (360-318-9525 or kpowell@lyncs.org) with any questions.


Substitute Teacher Employment Application

Spanish Immersion Substitute Teacher Employment Application