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DC’s faculty and staff members are committed and mature believers who are passionate about Christian education. Doing everything to the Glory of God, they are compelled to a level of excellence that imparts a contagious love of learning, the cultivation of critical thinking, and a desire to know God more deeply. External and internal professional development opportunities are a key component of the DC experience (more than 82% of our faculty hold advanced degrees), including a comprehensive mentoring program for new faculty. Our teachers value the opportunity to work in teams and enjoy learning from each other – iron sharpening iron. Of paramount importance for all is the opportunity to impact the lives of young people through the growth of intellect and faith, through relationships both in and out of the classroom, and the lasting bonds that develop within our distinctive community of learners.

2019-20 Faculty Positions

Upper Campus Art Teacher

Delaware County Christian School is accepting resumes for a part-time upper campus art teacher. DC’s mission is to educate students who will serve God and impact the world through biblical thought and action. We are seeking an educator who has a degree in art education, experience teaching in a K-12 school setting, and a desire to serve in a Christian school focused on student academic, spiritual, and social/emotional growth within a culture of continuous improvement. Please check the school's website www.dccs.org regarding personal faith alignment and complete the steps below if you believe that DC is a school for you to develop personally, professionally, and spiritually.


Lower  School Teacher

DC is accepting resumes from qualified persons to serve as a lower school educator beginning August 2019. DC’s mission is to educate students who will serve God and impact the world through biblical thought and action. We are seeking an educator who feels a calling to teach, holds a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education, and desires to serve in a Christian school focused on student academic, spiritual, and social/emotional growth within a culture of continuous improvement. Please check the school's website www.dccs.org regarding personal faith alignment and complete the steps below if you believe that DC is a school for you to develop personally, professionally, and spiritually.


Application Process/Job Requirements/ Benefits Information for all Postings:

Please submit all application materials including:

to:

Mrs. Janet Smyth
Assistant to the Head of School
Delaware County Christian School
462 Malin Road
Newtown Square, PA 19073

Or submit electronic documents to jsmyth@dccs.org

Job Requirements

  • Relevant and rich teaching experiences desired, but not required
  • Ability to coach athletic teams or lead co-curricular activities is desired
  • Please check the school's website (www.dccs.org) regarding personal faith alignment
  • Must be able to pass background checks

Some Benefits Include:

  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Professional Development
  • Health Insurance
  • 403b Retirement

Facilities and Grounds Professional

Delaware County Christian School seeks a full-time Facilities and Grounds professional to maintain safety and overall property integrity for both its Devon and Newtown Square campuses. 

Comprehensive building maintenance and repair work is required, with previous HVAC, plumbing and/or electrical experience strongly preferred. The successful candidate will have an ability to multitask and work well within a team and with a range of “customers” within the DC community including: parents, students, faculty, and staff. This job entails, but is not limited to, the use of an assortment of grounds keeping equipment, being comfortable using chain saws, snow removal, and the ability to lift heavy objects. Applicants with a background in lawn and grounds keeping preferred. 

The Facilities and Grounds Professional reports to the Director of Facilities. The Facilities Department is committed to high quality maintenance and facilities service with superior attention to detail and customer focus. Candidates for the position must be mature Christians in agreement with the school's Statement of Faith. Minimum of 3-5 years previous maintenance or similar trade experience required. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, ascend/descend tall ladders, work on scaffolding and operate heavy machinery. Valid PA driver's license required, CDL a plus. Occasional evening, weekend and on-call work required. All interested applicants should complete a staff application and submit the application along with a full resume to Janet Smyth at jsmyth@dccs.org.
 

Staff Positions

Upper Campus Nurse (Part-Time)

The School Nurse is the health care professional who will be available to serve students, faculty and staff whenever school is in session. This position is for Monday-Wednesday; a Marple-Newtown district nurse serves our students on Thursday and Friday. The nurse will work alongside of the Heads of each division in matters pertaining to the overall health and safety of the school. The responsibilities of the job include but are not limited to:

  • Provide first aid and health care to students during school days
  • Maintain and update student immunization records to comply with State Health Department requirements in conjunction with Certified School Nurse
  • Provide health care related input with Support Services  in determining individual plans for student’s specific health issues
  • Work in conjunction with the Heads of each division to ensure health and safety protocols are in place at all times
  • Dispense prescription and OTC medications as needed to students per district policies
  • Maintain the confidentiality of all student and staff communications, health room visits and records
  • Provide education to staff and faculty as needed to update on current health issues. This includes annual education requirements such as Universal Precautions, allergy awareness including use of epinephrine auto injector
  • Participate as crisis team member providing health care during emergency procedures

Interested applicants must possess a current Pennsylvania professional RN license and a current CPR/First Aid/AED certification.


Homework Club Coordinator

Delaware County Christian School is seeking a Homework Club Coordinator for the Lower School beginning Fall 2019. The primary responsibility of this position is to assist students with their homework and provide an atmosphere of care and enrichment after school. The Coordinator position includes oversight of the club including registrations and accounting.

If you love working with students in a small group setting and are seeking a ministry opportunity to DC families on a part-time basis, this position may afford just the right opportunity. DC seeks to educate students who will serve God and impact the world through biblical thought and action. Please check the school's website www.dccs.org regarding personal faith alignment and complete the steps below if you believe that DC is a school for you to develop personally, professionally, and spiritually.


Homework Club Aide

Delaware County Christian School is seeking a Homework Club Aide for the Lower School beginning Fall 2019. The primary responsibility of this position is to assist students with their homework and provide an atmosphere of care and enrichment after school. The Homework Club Aide assists the Coordinator in the daily supervision of students.

If you love working with students in a small group setting and are seeking a ministry opportunity to DC families on a part-time basis, this position may afford just the right opportunity. DC seeks to educate students who will serve God and impact the world through biblical thought and action. Please check the school's website www.dccs.org regarding personal faith alignment and complete the steps below if you believe that DC is a school for you to develop personally, professionally, and spiritually.


Substitute Nurse

Interested applicants must possess a current Pennsylvania professional RN license and a current CPR/First Aid/AED certification.


Application Process/Job Requirements/ Benefits Information for all Postings:

Please submit all application materials including:

to:

Mrs. Janet Smyth
Assistant to the Head of School
Delaware County Christian School
462 Malin Road
Newtown Square, PA 19073

Or submit electronic documents to jsmyth@dccs.org

Job Requirements

  • Please check the school's website (www.dccs.org) regarding personal faith alignment
  • Must be able to pass background checks

Some Benefits Include:

  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health Insurance
  • 403b Retirement

Athletic Coaching Positions

There are currently no coaching positions available.


These are paid positions and all potential applicants should:

  • Possess a personal relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Contact athletic office and fill out the DC coaches application
  • Possess a knowledge of individual skills and team tactics of the sport involved
  • Be able to communicate a Christian-view of athletics
  • An extensive playing or coaching background is preferred

All interested applicants should complete a coaching application and contact Director of Athletics, Reggie Parks at 610-353-6522 x2721 or rparks@dccs.org.

Please assist the DC athletic department in connecting with qualified applicants by sharing this information with others in your communities, churches, and places of work. Thank you. GO KNIGHTS!

2019 DC Summer Programs Positions

DC Summer Programs is currently seeking qualified applicants for a number of leadership positions. If you are looking for a fun and exciting summer job, then you have come to the right place! Each of these opportunities would also serve well as an internship for college aged applicants.

Position Descriptions

Middle School Adventure Camp Director
Program Director
Service Camp Director
Art Director

DC Summer Programs Day Camps are the area's premier Christian Day Camps, ministering to hundreds of campers ranging from Kindergarten age through middle school. We are seeking staff members who are committed to serving the Lord and prepared to pour their hearts into our campers. Our leadership staff are committed to supporting you in any way possible throughout your time serving with us and beyond. If this sounds like a place where you would love to serve, then take the time to review the job descriptions, prayerfully consider which position you are best suited for and fill out the application. We are praying that the Lord will bless us with an amazing staff this summer and hope that you can be a part of it! Apply online.

Substitute Teachers

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and completed faculty application to:

Mrs. Janet Smyth
Assistant to the Head of School
Delaware County Christian School
462 Malin Road
Newtown Square, PA 19073

Or submit electronic documents to: jsmyth@dccs.org.

Bus Drivers

Delaware County Christian School is looking for bus drivers to help transport students to athletic events and class trips. DC is a Pre-K through grade 12 school located on 2 campuses. This is a part-time position with flexible hours and the ability to choose trips. If you are interested in obtaining your CDL bus driving license or you are qualified driver please complete a staff application. This application can be e-mailed to Nancy Homan (nhoman@dccs.org), faxed to 610-353-6421 or mailed to Nancy Homan, Delaware County Christian School, 462 Malin Road, Newtown Square, PA 19073. Nancy Homan can be reached to answer any questions at 610-353-6522, x2600.

Non-Discrimination Clause

Delaware County Christian School is an equal opportunity employer. Over half of our student population is represented by females and 41% of our student body is represented by ethnic minorities. We encourage applications from groups which are underrepresented within our faculty/staff. DC admits students of any race, color, and national/ethnic origin to all of the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national/ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or athletic and other school administered programs.