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 openings at this time.

Staff Openings and Staff Application


The Lamplighter School is currently seeking a full-time, 12 month Controller for the Business Office.  Duties include but not limited to: assisting in the preparation of financial reports such as income statements, balance sheets, and analysis of historical and future income and expenses in addition to other special reports that may be needed. The Controller is responsible for account reconciliations and account analysis. Bachelor’s degree in accounting required; CPA and/or MBA preferred, minimum of 3-5 years experience in non-profit accounting, and experience with Blackbaud Financial Edge preferred. 

Job Description


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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