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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  • Administrative Assistant/Receptionist

    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. 

    Key Responsibilities

    The Administrative Assistant works closely with administrators, staff, faculty, parents, alumni, and students in a variety of roles with professional judgment, discretion, diplomacy, confidentiality, and good humor.
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  • Executive Assistant and Project Manager (Head of School Office)

    Executive Assistant and Project Manager (Head of School Office)

    Lake Forest Country Day School (LFCDS) seeks a new Executive Assistant and Project Manager for the Head of School’s Office, starting in January 2021. This position offers substantial responsibility and the opportunity to be a thought partner and source of support for the Head of School, Leadership Team, and Board of Trustees. The Executive Assistant and Project Manager will work closely with the Head of School to ensure the smooth functioning of the School’s operations, the pursuit of its strategic priorities, and the successful achievement of the Head’s goals. This position offers opportunities to learn about, develop, and enhance all areas of the School. 

    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 highly motivated, organized, collaborative individual to work alongside teachers, administrators, and trustees at a premier independent school. A newly reimagined position, the Executive Assistant and Project Manager will be able to develop this role to suit their strengths and to develop new skills and knowledge. 
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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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Graduating students of strong character with a passion for learning since 1888.
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