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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:

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  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 of Development

Lynden Christian School has a full-time director of development position for the 2022-23 school year. 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 work; have a love for and enthusiasm to work in a school setting; post-secondary education is required, and experience in marketing, admissions, and/or fundraising. Applications must be submitted as attachments to the Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Dr. Paul Bootsma (pbootsma@lyncs.org), Superintendent. First priority given to those applications received by June 1, 2022Applications accepted until the position has been filled. 

Job Description

Employment Application

Second Chance Store Front End Help

Second Chance Thrift Store is seeking a qualified applicant for part-time sales floor help at the store on Saturdays; possibly more during the week.   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 Lindsey Bendixen, Human Resources Supervisor, 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, May 27, 2022.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Job Description

Employment Application

High School Counselor

Lynden Christian School has a full-time (.8) high school counselor position for the 2022-23 school year. 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 work in a high school setting; have a bachelor’s degree in guidance counseling, and a Washington State residency educational staff associate certificate. Applications must be submitted as attachments to the Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Craig Johnson (cjohnson@lyncs.org), High School Principal. First priority given to those applications received by May 18, 2022Applications accepted until the position has been filled. 

Job Description

Employment Application 

Agriculture Shop Teacher/FFA Advisor

Lynden Christian School is seeking a full-time Agriculture Shop Teacher/FFA Advisor.  Lynden Christian’s CTE program is committed to helping students become career and college ready through hands-on learning opportunities. Qualified candidates will partner with the existing Shop and Agriscience teachers to help grow the education of agriculture, horticulture, woodshop, welding, and small gas engines for students with room for expansion in other areas depending on experience/skill set.  Qualified candidate will also help students develop employability and job readiness skills.  This person will form close ties with local businesses, the trades and agricultural communities, as well as non-profit organizations. As an FFA advisor they will serve as a chapter advisor and help coach Career Development Events and Leadership Development Events teams.  The ideal candidate will have a collaborative approach to teaching and working with others within the CTE Department.  Lynden Christian is seeking someone who is passionate for the job with an ability to reach out to students and create a relationship of mutual trust. They will know how to plan, prepare, implement, monitor and evaluate a competency-based course.

Qualified candidates must have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and a passion for Christian Education.  For any questions, please contact the Career & Technical Education Director, Melissa Meyer (360-303-8449 or mmeyer@lyncs.org).  Applications must be submitted as attachments to the Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, by email at employmnet@lyncs.org.  First consideration will be given to applications received by May 13, 2022. Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Job Description

Employment Application 

High School Part-Time English Teacher

Lynden Christian School has a part-time (depending on enrollment and course load) high school English teaching position for the 2022-23 school year. 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 a broad spectrum of courses; have a bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in English, and a Washington State teacher certification. Applications must be submitted as attachments to the Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Craig Johnson (cjohnson@lyncs.org), High School Principal. First priority given to those applications received by May 5, 2022Applications accepted until the position has been filled. 

Job Description

Employment Application 

Middle School Librarian

Lynden Christian Middle School in Lynden WA 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. He or she will 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 Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Aaron Bishop, Middle School Principal, (360-318-9525, option 2, or abishop@lyncs.org).   The position will remain open until filled. For best consideration, please respond by April 29, 2022. 

Job Description

Employment Application

High School Social Studies Teacher

Lynden Christian School has a full-time (depending on enrollment and course load) high school social studies teaching position for the 2022-23 school year. 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 a broad spectrum of courses; have a bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in social studies, and a Washington State teacher certification. Applications must be submitted as attachments to the Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, by email at employment@lyncs.org. For any questions, please contact Craig Johnson (cjohnson@lyncs.org), High School Principal. First priority given to those applications received by April 29, 2022Applications accepted until the position has been filled. 

Job Description

Employment Application 

High School Junior Varsity Girls Soccer Coach 

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a High School JV Girls Soccer coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the program he/she is hired forLynden Christian High 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 Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, 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 March 24, 2022.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Job Description

Employment Application

High School Junior Varsity Volleyball Coach 

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a High School JV Volleyball coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the program he/she is hired forLynden Christian High 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 Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, 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 March 4, 2022.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Job Description

Employment Application 

High School Para Educator 

Lynden Christian School is currently accepting applications for qualified high school para educator 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. Submit completed application to the Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, by email at employment@lyncs.org.  Download and save the employment application documents to your computer before you fill them out.  First consideration will be given to applications received by March 25, 2022. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Job Description

Employment Application

Athletic Trainer/Training Room Supervisor

Lynden Christian Schools is currently searching for a High School Athletic Trainer and/or Training Room Supervisor. This position would require approximately 3-10 hours a week (dependent on weekly athletic schedule) and could be a split position, depending on the applicant’s qualifications and availability. The successful candidate(s) will be responsible for working with the coaches and athletes in the practice and contest setting (as scheduled with the Activities Director) in attending to, evaluating, treating, and taping athletes as it relates to injuries and for managing the supplies and medical kits within the training room.

We are seeking candidates who have a passion for the mission of Lynden Christian and qualifications that pertain to athletic training and working with student-athletes at the high school level. This position is open immediately.  Application documents must be submitted by email to the Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, 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 Aug 13, 2021.  Applications are accepted until position is filled.

Athletic Trainer/Training Room Supervisor 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 Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, 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 Human Resources Supervisor, Lindsey Bendixen, 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 Lindsey Bendixen (360-318-9525 or lbendixen@lyncs.org) with any questions.


Substitute Teacher Employment Application

Spanish Immersion Substitute Teacher Employment Application