I am honored to be surrounded by supportive colleagues who are lifelong learners and are committed to living our School's Mission each and every day. -- Current LFCDS Teacher
Working at Lake Forest Country Day is not only a challenging endeavor, but also a rewarding and fulfilling experience as a whole. Our faculty and staff resemble hard-working professionals who dedicate great time and effort toward educating the whole student, enhancing the School's community spirit, and maintaining faculty-parent transparency.
We provide our employees with competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and continued support for professional development.
The following opportunities are currently available at Lake Forest Country Day School:
Lake Forest Country Day School is seeking a Middle School Social Studies teacher for the upcoming 2020-21 school year. The current Social Studies curriculum includes a study of American history as well as cultural studies of Russia and China. Additional content includes units on Chicago and Illinois History, the Ancient World, the Middle Ages, and the Renaissance. The department is poised to expand the curricular content to further explore world cultures. There is an intentional focus on skill development, study strategies, Cornell note-taking, and project-based learning. While the curriculum is well established, there is autonomy for each teacher to choose best-practice methods for instruction.
LFCDS welcomes resumes from individuals interested in substitute teaching in our Early Chlldhood Development (Preschool, Junior, and Senior Kindergarten), Lower (1–4), and Upper (5–8) Schools during the current academic year. Candidates should submit a resume along with a cover letter that includes an indication of the specific grade levels and/or subject areas in which they would like to be considered.