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

Kindergarten Assistant       

The Lamplighter School is seeking a part-time assistant to help the classroom teacher with activities and material preparation. We are searching for candidates who are passionate about working with young children. 

A bachelor’s degree is required and experience with the developmental needs of five and six years olds is preferred. Excellent command of English language and a background check are required.  Hours are Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 

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To apply for a faculty position, please submit a resume and the completed Faculty Application to hr@thelamplighterschool.org.  No phone calls please. 


Staff Openings and Staff Application

Advancement Specialist      

The Lamplighter School is seeking a full-time Advancement Specialist.  The Advancement Specialist is directly responsible for processing all gifts, pledges, and pledge payments, and assisting in the ongoing maintenance of the Advancement Office database (Raiser’s Edge / Raiser’s Edge NXT). The Advancement Specialist also assists with strategic events and special projects, acknowledgement and stewardship of donors and volunteers, regular reconciliation of accounts with Business Office, and other administrative duties. The Advancement Specialist is detail-oriented and able to work enthusiastically with all internal and external constituencies.

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To apply for a staff position, please submit a resume and the completed Staff Application to hr@thelamplighterschool.org.  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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