Employment Opportunities 

The Lamplighter School has made a difference in the educational careers and lives of countless students.  Former parents and students remember fondly the teachers and staff who share enthusiasm, kindness, and knowledge with them. The influence of the Lamplighter experience does not end in fourth grade. It lasts a lifetime.

We invite you to click on any of the employment opportunities listed below to see a detailed job description.

Faculty Openings and Faculty Application

There are no Faculty Listings at this time.

To apply, download Faculty Application. Send the completed application with support materials to:

H.R. Dept.,
The Lamplighter School
11611 Inwood Road
Dallas, Texas 75229
Fax: 214-369-5540

Only those selected to be interviewed will be contacted. No phone calls please.


Staff Openings and Staff Application

                          

ASSISTANT HEAD FOR FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

The Lamplighter School is currently seeking an Assistant Head for Finance and Administration to be responsible to the Head of School for financial and business functions and for establishing financial and administrative objectives, policies, programs, and practices consistent with the Board of Trustees policies and legal guidance. The Assistant Head develops and oversees financial policies, procedures, and internal controls. S/he oversees school business functions, including tuition billing and collection, accounts payable, contracting, payroll, benefit programs, human resources policies and practices, accounting and reporting, regulatory reporting and compliance, and other business administration activities. Qualified candidate will possess a Master’s degree in Business Administration and/or CPA, seven to ten years experience in finance, accounting and financial analysis, ideally in education, and experience in broad spectrum of administrative responsibilities. Ability to communicate effectively with senior directors, parents, faculty, staff, and trustees. Must possess the highest of ethical standards and knowledge of financial/business analysis techniques.

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ASSISTANT TO HEAD OF SCHOOL                         

The Lamplighter School is seeking a full-time Assistant to Head of School. Successful candidate oversees the Head of School’s daily operations. The Assistant to Head of School coordinates communications between the Head’s Office, internal divisions, board of trustees, and external constituencies. Primary responsibilities consist of providing administrative support to the Head of School and acting as a liaison to the board of trustees, parents, students, faculty, administrators, and staff. Qualifications include a college degree; minimum of five years experience supporting an executive or senior administrator; excellent verbal and written communication and organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize multiple assignments with a high degree of accuracy and timeliness; ability to complete work in a busy, high-profile office setting and deal with frequent interruptions.

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DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATION                       

The Lamplighter School is currently seeking a Director of Communication to enhance the strategic, multi-faceted communications program designed to build and strengthen the visibility and internal/external perception of the school. The Director oversees advertising, printed materials, electronic communication, media relations, community messages, website content, and public relations that support the admission, academic, and advancement objectives of the school. Qualified candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, public relations, or related field plus five years or more of relevant experience in a nonprofit environment preferred. Effective written and oral communications as well as interpersonal skills are essential. 

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SCHOOL NURSE

The Lamplighter School is seeking a qualified candidate for a School Nurse position. The school nurse is responsible for assisting in the planning and implementation of a school health program. This is a full-time, school year position. Minimum requirements: BSN required, R.N. credential, school or pediatric nursing experience helpful, strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills. Criminal background check is required. Competitive salary and excellent benefits. 

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To apply, download Staff Application. Send the completed application with support materials to:

H.R. Dept.,
The Lamplighter School
11611 Inwood Road
Dallas, Texas 75229
Fax: 214-369-5540

Only those selected to be interviewed will be contacted. No phone calls please.

 

In compliance with federal and state laws, The Lamplighter School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national or ethnic origin, age, veteran status, or the presence of a disability except where such is a bona fide occupational qualification in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, financial aid program, athletic and other school-administered programs, or the employment of staff.

 

  • The Lamplighter School
  • 11611 Inwood Road
  • Dallas, Texas 75229
  • T: 214-369-9201
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