Lawrence Community Nursery School
645 Alabama, Lawrence, Kansas 66044

Tel: 785.842.0064


Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm

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Job Oppurtunities at LCNS


Lawrence Community Nursery School, a parent-run cooperative preschool, is now hiring part-time and/or full-time positions.


LCNS is a play-based preschool where children learn through developmentally appropriate hands-on activities. Our program emphasizes social/emotional development and utilizes Positive Behavior Supports (PBS) as a framework for teaching. Our cooperative atmosphere strengthens connections with teachers and families and lends cohesion to all parts of our children’s lives. Our program facilitates the acquisition of whole concepts and focuses on receptive and expressive language, creativity, dramatic and constructive play, and large and small motor development. Daily activities engage children through language, art, sensory play, math, science, and knowledge of the world around us.


We are looking for candidates who love and have experience working with young children. We are currently accepting applications for:

  • Lead Teacher: duties include planning and leading classes, early childhood education experience/coursework required.

  • Teaching Assistant: duties include assisting Lead Teacher with teaching and classroom management, early childhood education experience/coursework preferred.

  • Administrative Assistant: duties include basic clerical and accounting tasks to support Director and Administrative Board, administrative and early childhood setting  experience in preferred.

Part-time or Full-time will be considered for all positions and teaching and administrative duties may be combined depending on the skill set of applicant. Pay will be based on position accepted, education and experience. Start dates are flexible, but June 1 or August 10 are preferred for teaching positions. Please send completed application, cover letter and resume to Lawrence Community Nursery School, at 645 Alabama in Lawrence, Kansas 66044, or email to