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Founded in 1953, York Country Day School is a progressive, independent, college preparatory school in York, PA serving students in pre-K through twelfth grade. York Country Day School inspires and nurtures the innovative and creative spirit of students as they pursue their intellectual promise, as well as social and civic passions. Students at York Country Day School are known and valued as integral members of an engaging community. YCDS is an affiliate of York College of PA and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools.

 

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  • Full-Time Lead Teacher for ages 2 1/2- 4 years

    Founded in 1953, York Country Day School is a progressive, independent, college preparatory school in York, PA serving students in pre-K through twelfth grade. York Country Day School inspires and nurtures the innovative and creative spirit of students as they pursue their intellectual promise, as well as social and civic passions. Students at York Country Day School are known and valued as integral members of an engaging community. YCDS is an affiliate of York College of PA and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools.

    York Country Day School is seeking a full-time Preschool Lead Teacher to join our well-established primary team. Candidates must understand the developmental needs of 2 1/2 to 4-year-olds and demonstrate a passion for working with this age level. Candidates should have a minimum of two years teaching experience, and a master's degree is preferred.  
    The person hired for this position will be expected to:
    • Plan and implement activities that nurture and develop the physical, emotional, intellectual, and social skills of young children
    • Demonstrate the ability to observe children to assess their developmental level, interests and needs, and use this information to facilitate learning and growth
    • Exhibit kindness, respect, and compassion in all interactions with children, parents, and colleagues
    • Communicate knowledgeably and effectively with parents and colleagues about students and curriculum
    Requirements:
    Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor's Degree in Early Education and at least two years of teaching experience. An ideal candidate has a strong work ethic, a positive attitude, and excellent communication and organizational skills. Candidates should demonstrate a willingness to be challenged and to grow professionally.

    The position begins immediately.

    York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report

    Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references.

    Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications should be received by February 3, 2023.

    URL: 
    ycp.interviewexchange.com
  • Substitute School Nurse

    Founded in 1953, York Country Day School is a progressive, independent, college preparatory school in York, PA serving students in pre-K through twelfth grade. York Country Day School inspires and nurtures the innovative and creative spirit of students as they pursue their intellectual promise, as well as social and civic passions. Students at York Country Day School are known and valued as integral members of an engaging community. YCDS is an affiliate of York College of PA and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools.

    York Country Day School is seeking a Substitute School Nurse to be available on an as needed basis beginning June 6, 2022.

    As the school's primary medical caregiver, the nurse supports the health and wellness of all students in grades PA-12. The nurse must be collaborative and able to work well on a team. As a member of our multidisciplinary team, the nurse delivers health services for students in a timely manner, offers assessment and medical referral, educates the community on important health issues, identifies health problems and collaborates with parents, primary care physicians, the YCDS athletic trainers, and teachers to develop student healthcare plans, and ensures the safety and health of the community. YCDS is particularly interested in candidates with experience in school health, pediatrics, concussion management, triage, and community health.

    Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
    • Manages all health information and health care at school.
    • Communicates with parents/guardians in a timely manner regarding medical issues
    • Coordinates and supervises the in-school care of concussed students with their doctor, parents, division heads, school advisor, teachers and the YCDS athletic trainer.
    • Documents student visits, physician notes and any other information using Blackbaud, the school's computerized database.
    • Distributes over-the-counter and prescription medications as necessary.
    • Safe disposal of biomedical waste.
    • Administrating COVID tests as needed.
    York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report

    Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references.

    Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications should be received by March 3, 2023.

    URL: 
    ycp.interviewexchange.com
  • Substitute Teacher

    York Country Day School is seeking substitute teachers for Preschool through Grade 12. Substitute teachers are expected to implement the daily instructional plans of the classroom teacher, maintain a class environment favorable to learning and personal growth, and establish rapport with students while maintaining proper classroom management. Qualified applicants may have the opportunity to attend remote learning intensive professional development sessions in June 2020 to prepare for a possibility of remote teaching and learning for periods of time in the 2020-2021 academic year should this be mandated.

    Bachelor's degree required and previous experience in a similar school setting preferred. Must be energetic, collaborative, and well organized. 

    York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report

    Interested candidates should electronically submit a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references.

    Review of applications will begin immediately. While applications will be accepted until all positions are filled, for full consideration, applications should be received by March 3, 2023.