About Us

Employment

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:

Opportunities

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  • School Nurse

    Lake Forest Country Day School, located on a 30-acre campus about 30 miles north of Chicago, Illinois, is a co-educational, independent day school serving 400 students from age 2 through eighth grade. The School has a long tradition of producing thoughtful, confident, and successful students. Children are known, loved, and challenged at LFCDS, and a state-of-the-art facility provides a remarkable setting for inspired teaching, academic rigor, and attention to individual needs.
     
    As the school’s primary medical caregiver, the School Nurse supports the health and wellness of all students and employees.  The School Nurse must be collaborative and will work closely with the Director of Student Programs and Engagement. The School Nurse will also need to work effectively as an integral member of the Covid-19 Response Team, consult with parents, identify health and safety issues, develop healthcare plans, and implement best practice measures to promote a healthy school environment.  The School Nurse plays an integral role as an advocate, liaison, and consultant on health-related issues for students, families, and the school community.
     
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  • Part-Time Middle School Spanish Teacher

    Lake Forest Country Day School (LFCDS) is seeking a part-time Spanish teacher to teach a 2021-2022 middle school proficiency level curriculum with the possibility of some early childhood instruction as well. Bilingual Spanish/French would be a plus. Opportunities exist for future full-time status. 

    LFCDS, located on a 30-acre campus about 30 miles north of Chicago, Illinois, is a co-educational, independent day school serving 400 students from age 2 through eighth grade. The School has a long tradition of producing thoughtful, confident, and successful students. Children are known, loved, and challenged at LFCDS, and a state-of-the-art facility provides a remarkable setting for inspired teaching, academic rigor, and attention to individual needs. 

    This is an exceptional opportunity for a world language teacher who is eager to work in partnership with a dedicated faculty and a supportive community. The School is especially proud of its significant commitment to the teaching of three world languages: Spanish, French and Mandarin from early childhood through Grade 8.
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  • Business Office Associate

    Business Office Associate

    Lake Forest Country Day School (LFCDS) seeks a new Business Office Associate starting immediately. This position reports to the Director of Finance & Operations, and works closely with the Controller and Benefits/Accounting Clerk.  This position will also interact with administrators, staff, faculty, parents,  and alumni in a variety of roles with professional judgment, discretion, diplomacy, confidentiality, and good humor.

    LFCDS, located on a 30-acre campus about 30 miles north of Chicago, Illinois, is a co-educational, independent day school serving 400 students from age 2 through eighth grade. The School has a long tradition of producing thoughtful, confident, and successful students. Children are known, loved, and challenged at LFCDS, and a state-of-the-art facility provides a remarkable setting for inspired teaching, academic rigor, and attention to individual needs. 
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  • Substitute Teachers

    Lake Forest Country Day School
    Lake ForestIllinois

    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.
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    • LFCDS Faculty
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