Working at FCDS

Do you love spending your day with children?
Do you want to make a difference in the lives of young people?
Then you might be just who we’re looking for.

Our wonderful group of teachers, administrators, counselors, coaches, and staff make our school a special place. If you value a warm and caring educational environment, then we invite you to join us.

Here's Why You'll Like Working at FCDS

 
Small Class Size
Our small class sizes enable our teachers to form close relationships with students. Our teachers get to know each student. They have the time and resources to devote to each child as an individual. 
 
Compensation Packages
Forsyth Country Day School is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding employees by providing comprehensive Employee Benefits and Discounts.
 
We also offer eligible employees the opportunity to enroll in a Retirement Annuity Plan.

All full-time employees are eligible for 50% tuition remission for their children who attend Forsyth Country Day School. Faculty and staff may also apply for need-based financial aid.
 
We look forward to hearing from you!


Current Positions Available

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  • Upper School Ceramics Educator - Part-time

    Forsyth Country Day School is seeking an Upper School Arts Educator to teach two sections of ceramics for the 2021-2022 school year. 

    This position requires a BFA or BA with a concentration in the Arts or Art Education. An MFA or MA in Art Education or Education is preferable. Significant interest and experience teaching should be evidenced in a resume or CV. Please email resume to Niki Vogler.
  • Academic Coach - Johnson Academic Center

    Part-time, 10-month position

    Qualifications: 
    • Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree preferred
    • Experience working with working with students with diagnosed learning disabilities, ADHD, or other learning differences, and/or dyslexic students strongly preferred
    Responsibilities:
    • Assist students who are having difficulty preparing and turning in assignments
    • Guide students who have organizational and management issues with their individual learning
    • Facilitate the use of a daily planner and reinforce the need for daily planning in achieving success
    • Review class notes and check for accuracy and preparedness for class 
    • Teach the use of a calendar for planning long range assignments
    • Encourage students to advocate for themselves
    • Make use of each session for study, review, or to begin homework if planning and goal work are complete
    • Incorporate study skills, which work for the individual student in order for the student to become an independent learner
    • Maintains weekly documentation to check progress and maintains weekly communication with parents and teachers with regard to student progress through email using given template or OnCampus Official Note
    Email resume to megannewbauer@fcds.org
  • Subject Tutor - Johnson Academic Center

    Part-time, 10-month position

    Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’s degree preferred or significant coursework in subject area; master’s degree in education or subject area preferred
    • Certification or training in executive functioning skills and instruction strongly preferred
    • Experience working with students with learning differences strongly preferred
    Responsibilities:
    • Consults with classroom teachers to learn the specific needs of the course and the student before and during tutoring
    • Emails teachers weekly to learn about individual progress of students
    • Completes a weekly update on each student’s progress during tutoring and maintains communication with parents and teachers with regard to student progress through weekly e-mail or OnCampus Official Note
    • Maintains a log of communication on each individual student
    Email resume to megannewbauer@fcds.org
  • After School and Enrichment Coordinator

    12 month position, M-F 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

    Requirements
    • Minimum Associates Degree, Bachelor’s Degree Preferred.
    • Teaching or Coaching Experience Preferred.
    • Proficient with Google products - Gmail, Calendar, Google Docs, Google Sheets.
    • Requires excellent organizational, communication, and problem-solving skills.
    • Must be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality.
    After School Responsibilities
    • Search for and interview position-appropriate candidates.
    • Lead orientation for new teachers.
    • Determine staffing needs based on classroom size.
    • Schedule teachers according to strengths, availability, and experience.
    • Assign substitutes for teachers who are absent, and fill in when needed.
    • Assist at carpool radioing for students to be dismissed.
    • Manage and respond to teacher, parent, and student concerns and needs.
    • Assist teachers with behavior complications.
    • Budget for and purchase snacks and necessary materials.
    • Supervise classroom teachers and activities.
    • Make sure the work areas for teachers remain organized
    • Keep consistent documentation.
    • Manage disciplinary situations with teachers under your direction.

    Enrichment Responsibilities
    • Work with Human Resources to hire on-campus instructors and outside vendors.
    • Create a pay scale for on-campus instructors and establish a price per student per week with the outside vendors.
    • Schedule age-group programs for each semester and for TBD out-of-school days.
    • Create a price point for each program.
    • Be familiar with the ACTIVE Works System.
    • Work with the Business Office to run financial reports and create pay-roll for employees
    • Work with the Director of Communication to market and advertise all enrichment programming including how families are to register for sessions.
    • Inform families, teachers, and Divisional Directors of all program start and end dates, and any changes to a program schedule.
     
    Email resume to nikivogler@fcds.org 
  • Preschool After School Activities Program Teachers

    Preschool (ages 2-5) After School Activities Program Teacher – 10 and 12 month part-time positions. Email resume including experience to Niki Vogler.
  • Substitute Teachers

    Preschool Teachers (School day and after school hours available)
    Lower School Lead & Assistant Teachers
    Middle School Teachers
    Upper School Teachers

    Email Niki Vogler for a substitute teacher packet with all necessary information and forms. You may also choose to substitute for multiple divisions.
  • Bus Drivers

    Part-time Activity Bus Drivers
    Part-time bus drivers for athletic trips - afternoons and some evening hours. REQUIREMENTS: CDL with P&S endorsements, clean drug screen, clean background checks, health exam. Minimum one year of bus driving experience required, two or more years preferred. Apply by email or contact James at 336-946-1680.

    Substitute Route Bus Drivers  
    Bus drivers to substitute for morning and afternoon bus routes. REQUIREMENTS: CDL with P&S endorsements, clean drug screen, clean background checks, health exam. Minimum one year of bus driving experience required, two or more years preferred. Apply by email or contact James at 336-946-1680. 

    *COVID considerations - Buses are sanitized after every shift. Drivers and students are required to wear masks. Students will be seated spaced out from students from other families to maintain adequate social distancing. Windows will be open for ventilation.

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  • Application Form

    To apply for available positions, please print and complete the application form and then return by one of these options:

    Email to NikiVogler@fcds.org

    Fax to 336-945-2358

    Mail to:
    Forsyth Country Day School
    Attention: Human Resources Department
    P.O. Box 549
    Lewisville, NC 27023
Forsyth Country Day School (FCDS) is a private, college preparatory, independent school for preschool through high school located in Lewisville, NC, just outside of Winston-Salem. Students benefit from a challenging academic curriculum, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.

Non-Discrimination Policy: Forsyth Country Day School is committed to administering all education and employment activities without discrimination based on one’s race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, ability, gender identity, or sexual orientation.