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   

Alternate Teacher

The Lamplighter School is seeking a part-time Alternate Teacher.  This person will be part of a team of Alternates who serve as in-house substitutes, covering for and assisting classroom teachers.

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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

Human Resources Coordinator

The Lamplighter School is seeking a Human Resources Coordinator.  This individual will be responsible for management of all human resources activities of the School. The position requires a highly organized and detail-oriented person with excellent interpersonal skills and a high degree of confidentiality and discretion. 

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The Lamplighter School is seeking a full time Controller.  This individual will be responsible for the preparation of financial reports, analysis of historical and future revenue and expenses, and additional reports that may be needed.  This position requires an individual with technically strong accounting skills who can multi-task, prioritize work effectively, meet deadlines and have advanced excel skills. The Controller requires strong attention to detail and must be able to function effectively in a fast-paced environment. 

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Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

The Lamplighter School is seeking a Receptionist/Administrative Assistant who will be responsible for answering all incoming phone calls, greeting all visitors to the building in a professional manner, and assisting the Director of Operations.

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To apply for a general 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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