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Lancaster Country Day School hires talented faculty and staff who are passionate about education and being a part of our close-knit community. 
Our school is enjoying robost enrollment and our administrative, curricular and programmatic departments strive to improve and strengthen the education our students receive. Our full-time staff receive a benefits package that includes employer contributions to a retirement savings plan; health, dental and vision coverage; life and disability insurance coverage; a meal plan for lunches in the school dining commons; paid vacation, personal and sick days; and tuition-assistance benefits for their children.
 
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Lancaster Country Day is committed to having an inclusive school community, where all members are treated with dignity and respect. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, the school does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender, sex, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, family or marital status, or sexual orientation. 

Current Openings

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  • Middle/Lower School | Band and General Music Instructor

    Lancaster Country Day School seeks an experienced music instructor for Lower School and Middle School band and general music instruction, starting August 23, 2021. We seek an educator with natural interest in engaging Lower and Middle School age students and the demonstrated ability to inspire students and to instruct them in the skills involved with playing an instrument and public performance. Collaboration with colleagues and finding joy in taking an active role within a vibrant college preparatory school community are important to lasting success in this position.

    This position is one of three full-time positions in our PS-12 school.  Our goal is to build a program of excellence in music instruction that spans all three of our divisions.  As we move into the new Gardner Theatre, a beautifully designed 580-seat performing arts theater, the performing arts at Lancaster Country Day School has the opportunity to reach new heights. A vibrant music program will be an important facet to the programming we wish to demonstrate in that new facility.  Offering summer programming in music instruction and creating and developing performances given in Gardner Theater stand as opportunities unique to this moment in time for our school.


    The full job description should be viewed here.

    Candidates should submit resume, cover letter and LCDS Employment Application to tarvinb@lancastercountryday.org.
  • Lower School | Early Education or Primary Teacher

    Lancaster Country Day School is hiring a Lower School Early Education or Primary Teacher.  Responsibilities include working in collaboration with Administrators and teachers to deliver interactive learning programs designed to engage and educate young children.

    Our curriculum is based on inquiry and hands-on lessons that excite the student and cultivate life-long learning. To excel in this role, the candidate must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as in-depth knowledge of classroom activities and teaching methods.

    Lancaster Country Day School supports the active engagement of students, the use of technology, and faculty professional development.

    The successful candidate must enjoy working with children and be devoted to building a nurturing and safe learning environment.

    Please view the full job description here.

    Interested candidates are encouraged to complete the LCDS Job Application and submit it along with Resume and Cover Letter to Brenda Tarvin.
     
    EOE
     
  • Director of Library Services

    Lancaster Country Day School is seeking a Director of Library Services.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the daily operation of the LS and MS/US libraries and their associated media resources. The Director will have an MLS or equivalent experience, be proficient with technology and databases, exhibit strong communication skills, understand his or her role as teacher, like and respect the main constituency of the libraries (Lower, Middle and Upper School students and educators), and have an interest in continuing professional growth. Additionally, the Director of Library Services may serve as an advisor to a small group of students and would likely teach or co-teach 1-2 MS courses.

    The full job description can be viewed
    here

    Qualified candidates should submit their Cover Letter, Resume and LCDS Employment Application to Brenda Tarvin.
  • Athletic Coaching Opportunities

    The LCDS Athletic Department is searching for qualified coaches in the programs listed below:

    Head Girls' Varsity Tennis Coach
    Assistant MS Field Hockey Coach
    Assistant MS Girls' Soccer Coach


    Please send a cover letter and resume to:

    Zachary A. Kraft, CAA
    Director of Athletics
    Lancaster Country Day School
    725 Hamilton Road
    Lancaster, PA 17603

    kraftz@lancastercountryday.org 
    (717) 392 2916 x252


Contact

Lancaster Country Day School
725 Hamilton Road
Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 392-2916
Lancaster Country Day School is a preschool-12th grade, coed college preparatory school with students from Lancaster, Hershey, York and Reading.