Careers

Lancaster Country Day School hires talented faculty and staff who are passionate about education and being a part of our close-knit community.

Our full-time faculty and 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.
 
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. 

Administration Positions

Faculty Positions

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  • Middle School | Mathematics Teacher

    Lancaster Country Day School seeks an experienced math teacher to begin in August 2024. Responsibilities will include teaching 3-4 sections of sixth grade mathematics, 1-2 sections of an additional Middle School mathematics course such as Algebra I, as well as a possible Upper School math course to be determined. Courses will be assigned based on the experience and expertise of the new hire. Five sections is considered a full-time teaching position at LCDS. 

    Please view the complete job description here.

    Qualified candidates should submit their Cover Letter, Resume and LCDS Employment Application with references to Brenda Tarvin at tarvinb@lancastercountryday.org.

    Please note:  Proof of COVID-19 vaccination, including a booster if eligible, is strongly recommended for employment at Lancaster Country Day School.
  • Substitute Teachers

    We appreciate the outreach from those who have joined our list of classroom substitutes. We still seek additional substitute teachers for our active list. If you are interested in serving in this capacity, please reach out to Brenda Tarvin, our HR Generalist.

    Please view the complete position description here.

    Please note:  COVID-19 vaccination, including a booster if eligible, is strongly recommended for employment at Lancaster Country Day School.

Staff Positions

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  • Full-Time Custodian

    LCDS is seeking a full time custodian to provide school personnel, students, and the public with an environmentally safe, attractive, comfortable, clean and efficient place in which to work and conduct school activities.  
     
    Responsibilities:
    • Maintaining the school building, facilities and equipment by ensuring regular cleaning and maintenance.
    • Performing custodial tasks including, but not limited to:
    • Cleaning offices and classrooms, including furniture and windows.
    • Mopping floors.
    • Cleaning the tops of student desks.
    • Collecting and putting out trash.
    • Cleaning the bathrooms.
     
    Requirements:
    • High School diploma with previous experience preferred.
    • Ability to operate standard custodial equipment.
    • Ability to apply common sense understanding and to carry out instructions given in written or oral form.
    • Ability to ascertain which people may need immediate assistance and to act accordingly.

    Please view the complete job description here.

    Interested candidates should submit their LCDS Employment Application to Brenda Tarvin at tarvinb@lancastercountryday.org. EOE

    Please note:  COVID-19 vaccination, including a booster if eligible, is strongly recommended for employment at Lancaster Country Day School.

Coaching Positions

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  • Athletic Coaching Opportunities

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

    Assistant MS Field Hockey
    Assistant MS Girls Soccer
    Head Girls Lacrosse 

    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 x2252

    Please note:  COVID-19 vaccination, including a booster if eligible, is strongly recommended for employment at Lancaster Country Day School.

Summer Positions

Horizons at LCDS Positions

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  • Lead and Assistant Teachers | Horizons

    Horizons at Lancaster Country Day School seeks qualified, talented, dynamic, and enthusiastic K-8 educators to serve as lead and assistant teachers during the 2023 six-week summer program.

    The Horizons teacher will collaborate with other teachers, content specialists, and the administrative team to work with children, provide instruction and support for students, and assist with the educational and operational needs of the program throughout the six weeks.

    Please view the complete job description here.

    Interested candidates should submit their current resumes as PDF documents in an email with the subject line "Horizons Lead/Assistant Teacher" to Rebecca Fowler, Executive Director
Lancaster Country Day School is a preschool-12th grade, coed college preparatory school with students from Lancaster, Hershey, York and Reading.