Working at Shelton

"Shelton's stellar reputation for education and excellent work environment inspired me to change my focus from adults to children."

Working at Shelton

To Apply

  • Resumé
    (no need to submit for multiple positions)
  • Cover Letter
  • Specify the position(s)

We also occasionally accept interns at Shelton.

There are three ways to submit your information to our Human Resources Department:

  1. Email (preferred method) - send cover letter and resumé as a Word or PDF attachment to careers@shelton.org.
  2. Fax - cover letter and resumé to 972.426.6995
  3. Mail - cover letter and resumé to

Shelton School - Human Resources
15720 Hillcrest Road
Dallas, TX 75248-4161

We do not accept phone call inquiries about positions. Should we find that your qualifications meet the needs of a specific position, you will be notified for further followup. Please understand that we receive many resumés annually and we cannot interview every candidate.

Shelton School affirms equal employment opportunity and therefore does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability of an otherwise qualified individual, sexual orientation, membership or application for membership in a uniformed service, protected activity as defined by applicable law, or other category or characteristic protected by federal, state or local law or ordinance.

Current Openings

Upper School: 9th - 12th (positions available)

The following positions are full-time, 10-month starting August 2019:

  • Teacher (Algebra II) 
  • Teacher (Physics)

Please send your letter of interest and resume to: careers@shelton.org.

Evaluation Center (position available)

Shelton is currently seeking qualified applicants for the following positions to assist at the Evaluation Center:

  • Psychologist, Masters level, must have LPA (contract/part-time)
  • Licensed Psychologist, Ph.D and Texas license required (contract/part-time)

Position initially may be a contract position but becoming at least a part-time position if both parties agree. Anticipated start date is as soon as possible.

Please send your letter of interest and resume to: careers@shelton.org.

Substitute Teacher (positions available)

Shelton is currently seeking substitute teachers. It helps us to know your preference of grade level(s) or subject(s) and if you have prior teaching experience.
 

Please send your letter of interest and resume to: careers@shelton.org.

Nursing (positions available)

Shelton occasionally needs a substitute nurse. If you are a Registered Nurse and are interested in working on an "as-needed" basis, please submit your resume to: careers@shelton.org.

Lower School: EC - 2nd

no positions available at this time

Upper Elementary: 3rd - 5th

no positions available at this time

Middle School: 6th - 8th

no positions available at this time

Athletics

no positions available at this time

Development

no positions available at this time

 

 

Scholars Program

no positions available at this time

Technology

no positions available at this time

 

Library

no positions available at this time

Testing

no positions available at this time

Administration

no positions available at this time

Together, over 260 employees collaborate to make Shelton a national resource center in the field of learning differences. When we add to the team, we seek people who set a high standard of professional and personal excellence.

Shelton is a great place to work, with competitive benefits, the best of which is working at Shelton!

About 150 teachers comprise the heart of Shelton's instructional community, contributing to the nurturing atmosphere at school. Some 43% have advanced degrees. They have an average of 17 years' teaching experience. While other staff members' jobs are outside the classroom, they are never far removed from interaction with students. Aides, therapists, diagnosticians and administrators alike are in place to support teachers as they deliver the finest educational programming possible.

Shelton is more than a school. We also have opportunities in our
  • Speech and Language Therapy
  • Evaluation Center
  • Teacher Training Department