Career Opportunities

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York Country Day School is a college preparatory school actively engaged in the pursuit of excellence. We are committed to every student developing exceptional communication and problem-solving skills by focusing on the whole child, the process of learning, and collaborative inquiry-driven classrooms.  Educating students in preschool through grade 12, we strive to produce graduates who will make significant contributions throughout their lives as self-reliant, ethical, and compassionate leaders.

All members of our community model life-long learning through a commitment to continual professional growth. Faculty lead or participate in collaborative, inquiry-based professional development projects each year.  As well, faculty are expected, at various points in the year, to participate in evening or weekend activities that involve our students.  In this way, our faculty are invested in the constant improvement of our school, either internally through curriculum development or externally with other independent school faculty through professional learning communities. York Country Day School is an affiliate of York College of Pennsylvania, which provides our competitive benefit program and immerses our team in a broader higher education community.

Elementary School Teacher

York Country Day School (YCDS) seeks an experienced and innovative on year, full-time kindergarten teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. The ideal candidate is passionate about teaching young children, knowledgeable of early childhood cognitive developmental needs and appropriate practices, well versed in child centered learning, and capable of creating an environment that fosters a love of learning. The individual selected will be expected to motivate, assess, engage and develop student learning while managing the routine daily activities for kindergarten students.
  
Strong candidates possess:

  • Bachelor or Master's degree with a major in elementary education
  • Minimum of three years teaching experience preferred
  • A collaborative mindset and commitment to professional growth and personal development
  • Experience with differentiated instruction and appreciation of each child as an individual with diverse needs
  • Experience integrating technology and applying 21st century learning within the classroom

YCDS is an affiliate of York College of PA and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools. Send cover letter and resume to employment@ycp.edu by May 25, 2015. EEO.   York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. For a copy of York College’s Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website at www.ycp.edu/campus-safety.asr.

Part-Time Upper School Art Teacher grades 10-12

York Country Day School (YCDS) is seeking a Part-Time (29 hours/week) Art Teacher, to teach grades 10-12. Candidates must be energetic and collaborative, skilled in developing, planning, and facilitating the learning of and creation of art through diverse mediums, and have experience working with students in grades 10-12. All teachers attend meetings, attend to grades and record keeping, develop curriculum, and forward the mission of the school. Bachelor's Degree required, Master's Degree preferred. YCDS is an affiliate of York College of Pennsylvania and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools. Email resume and cover letter to employment@ycp.edu by May 25, 2015. EEO. York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. For a copy of York College’s Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website at www.ycp.edu/campus-safety.asr.

Substitute Teachers

York Country Day School (YCDS) is seeking substitute teachers for Preschool through Grade 12. BA required and previous experience in a similar school setting preferred. Must be energetic, collaborative, and well organized. Small classes and talented students. We welcome resumes at any time, but are not actively interviewing candidates right now. YCDS is an affiliate of York College of PA and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools. Email cover letter and resume to employment@ycp.edu or York College of PA, Attn: HR Dept., York, PA 17403-3651. EEO. York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. For a copy of York College’s Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or the Web at www.ycp.edu/offices-and-services/campus-safety/department-publications/annual-security-report.