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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, please apply for the position below.

We value your time and appreciate your efforts to provide us with your information in the employment application.  We would like you to know that it is the policy of Lynden Christian Schools not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in employment, nor in its programs or activities as required by federal and state laws (to the extent applicable to the School).  As a religious educational institution, Lynden Christian Schools does reserve the right and responsibility to select individuals whose beliefs are consistent with our mission.

Employment Opportunities


How to Apply:

  1. Click on the employment application for the desired position.
  2. Download and save the PDF to your computer.  Do not fill in the application while it is in the browser.  It will not save.
  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.


Elementary School Night Sweeper

Lynden Christian School is seeking a qualified part time night sweeper to vacuum floors in the elementary school.  These responsibilities will begin as early as after school, if preferred.  Evening work estimating 5 hours each night, Monday through Friday.  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 Rex Warolin (360-318-9525 x 1009 or rwarolin@lyncs.org). First consideration will be given to applications received by July 2nd, 2021. Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Employment Application

Second Chance Sales Floor Help

Second Chance Thrift Store is seeking a qualified applicant for part-time sales floor help at the store on Saturdays and 6 hours during the week.   This position starts at the end of July.  Candidate must model a commitment to the Lord Jesus Christ, to Christian Education, and to the mission of Lynden Christian School. Candidate needs to be skilled in customer service; have the ability to work well independently and with others; have the ability to make judgments with minimal supervision; have excellent organizational skills and sharp attention to detail.  For more information, read job description below.  If you are interested and qualified for this position, please complete an employment application.   Please fill in the position you are applying for at the top of the application.  The application document, including the qualifications, must be submitted as attachments to Jana Bajema, Store Manager, by email at employment@lyncs.org.  If you have questions, please contact Jana Bajema at jbajema@lyncs.org.  First priority will be given to those applications received by Friday, July 2, 2021.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Sales Floor Help Job Description

Employment Application

Sixth Grade Teacher

Lynden Christian Middle School in Lynden, Washington has a full-time teaching position for a sixth-grade teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. This will be a one-year position. The position includes teaching a self-contained sixth-grade class, all subject areas. 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 math, science and Bible qualifying for Washington State certification. Application documents will be emailed to you by request at employment@lyncs.org.  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 applications received by June 4, 2021.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Sixth Grade Job Description

Employment Application

Evening Custodian

Lynden Christian School has an opening for a full-time position as an evening custodian in the Custodial Department.  Duties shall include, but are not limited to, general cleanliness, safety and maintenance of the high school facilities, as well as assisting in the elementary and middle school buildings.  This is an evening position during the school year; 3 pm to 11 pm, Monday through Friday.  During breaks (Christmas, spring and summer), hours will be 7 am to 3 pm.  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 daily workflow; have a love for and enthusiasm to be around students, staff and parents, when evening activities are in progress at the school.  This position will start immediately.  Applications must be submitted as attachments to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, at employment@lyncs.org.  For any questions, please contact Stuart Hoogerhyde at shoogerhyde@lyncs.org.  First consideration will be given to applications received by Friday, June 11, 2021.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Custodian Job Description

Employment Application

Head Volleyball Coach

Lynden Christian Schools has an opening for a high school head volleyball coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the program he/she is hired forLynden Christian High School is a 1A school, which is a member of the 16 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. Application documents must be submitted to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org For questions, please contact Brenda TerpstraActivities Director, 360-318-9525 ext. 1456 or bterpstra@lyncs.org.  First consideration will be given to applications received by June 4, 2021.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Head Coach Job Description

Employment Application

JV Team Volleyball Coach

Lynden Christian Schools has an opening for a high school JV team volleyball coach. Lynden Christian High School is a 1A school, which is a member of the 16 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. Application documents must be submitted to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org For questions, please contact Brenda TerpstraActivities Director, 360-318-9525 ext. 1456 or bterpstra@lyncs.org.  First consideration will be given to applications received by June 4, 2021.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

High School Coach Job Description

Employment Application 

C Team Volleyball Coach

Lynden Christian Schools has an opening for a high school C team volleyball coach. Lynden Christian High School is a 1A school, which is a member of the 16 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. Application documents must be submitted to the superintendent, Dr. Paul Bootsma, by email at employment@lyncs.org For questions, please contact Brenda TerpstraActivities Director, 360-318-9525 ext. 1456 or bterpstra@lyncs.org.  First consideration will be given to applications received by June 4, 2021.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

High School Coach Job Description

Employment Application 

Band/Orchestra Assistant

Lynden Christian Middle and High School has a part time instrumental music aide position for the 2021/2022 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 and Ken Quehrn, Music Department Head, atkquehrn@lyncs.orgFirst consideration will be given to those applications received by Friday, June 11, 2021.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

 

Band/Orchestra Assistant Job Description

Employment Application

Bus Driver

Lynden Christian School are accepting applications for substitute bus drivers, with a possibility of moving to a full time bus driver.  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, Dr. Paul Bootsma, 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 is currently accepting applications for qualified substitute teachers, paras, summer tutors and Spanish Immersion paras for this school year.  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, Dr. Paul Bootsma, 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