About TLS

Employment

The Lexington School is committed to leadership in education and a culturally diverse faculty and staff. The school seeks applications from candidates who will contribute impactfully to an environment in which all individuals are valued and encouraged to be their best. The Lexington School is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit, ability, and qualifications. The Lexington School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The Lexington School is recognized as the #2 best private elementary school in the nation by The Best Schools organization.  It is located in Lexington, Kentucky. A growing and thriving community, Lexington is home to the University of Kentucky, Transylvania University, and many national businesses and medical headquarters. Known for high tech, higher ed, health care, and horses, Lexington and surrounding areas offer an excellent quality of life.
 

Employment Opportunities

List of 3 frequently asked questions.

  • EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION - TEACHING ASSISTANT

    The Preschool teaching assistant at The Lexington School helps students learn in an atmosphere of playful discovery and multi-sensory experiences. The Preschool at The Lexington School is a joyful place to work and grow as an educator. The teaching assistant would support the teacher, interact with students, and support the TLS Mission Skills.
    QUALIFICATIONS:
    · High school education is required; associate degree or bachelor’s degree preferred.
    · Prior experience and passion for working with young children are required.
    SUPERVISION:
    Directly reports to the Head of Preschool.
    Please direct resume and cover letter to employment@thelexingtonschool.org.
    This is a part-time, 10-month position, effective August 16, 2021.
    **The Lexington School provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.
  • TLS Desktop Support Specialist

    As a Desktop Support Specialist your responsibilities will be providing end-user support either via phone or in-person, Active Directory support of user profiles, help run and install cabling, provide assistance with other technicians when needed, and assist with IT summer projects like backing up/preparing/imaging PC hardware for deployment.
     
    This position will work with confidential and proprietary information that requires a signed IT Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest Agreement and background check upon hire.  Failure to pass a background check will result in immediate termination.
     
    Attire: Business casual

    Please send resumes to itjobs@thelexingtonschool.org
     
    Minimum Requirements
    • 2-year IT degree or equivalent experience
    • Understanding of basic desktop functions and related software including Windows (7 and newer) and other software systems
    • Knowledge of Active Directory
    • Strong work ethic with the ability to work in a team environment
    • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and written skills
    • Ability to maintain positive and healthy relationships in a team environment and in working with others
    • Be a self-starter and fulfill project tasks within the deadline
     
     Physical Requirements
    • Ability to climb a ladder
    • Ability to safely lift and move up to 50 pounds
    • Carrying, crawling, manual dexterity, pulling/pushing, squatting/kneeling, standing, and walking
    • Reach above shoulder level, maintain balance
    • Ability to deal with moderate levels of stress due to time constraints and project deadlines
     
    Other IT Related
    • Work various special events that require IT support, may include evening and weekend hours.
    • Assisting in preparations for special events that require IT support
    • Must be willing to be periodically on-call
    • Will periodically require inspection/service of outdoor IT-supported equipment.
     
    **The Lexington School provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.
  • Substitute Teacher

    The Lexington School welcomes resumes from individuals interested in substitute teaching in our Preschool, Lower School, Middle School, and The Learning Center. An education degree and/or experience working with children is preferred. 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 to Judy Bottoms by email.
The Lexington School provides an education of the highest quality in a structured, nurturing community. We instill integrity, a joyful pursuit of learning, and a strong work ethic.
1050 Lane Allen Road
Lexington, KY 40504
Phone:
 859.278.0501
Fax:
 859.278.8604
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