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

Library (position available)

Shelton is currently seeking a Library Media Coordinator. This role is responsible for the effective and efficient management of the Library Media Center and its personnel.  The person will work cooperatively with division heads and assistant coordinators. This position is a supervisory role and will supervise four (4) librarian staff.

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

Athletics (position available)

Shelton is currently seeking a Girls Volleyball Coach to join our Athletics team. This is a temporary/seasonal position needed during the April clinic session and August through December for the season. 

  • Must have experience coaching or playing the sport
  • Must be willing to collaborate with other coaches and staff members
  • Must possess ability to develop student athletes mentally/physically
  • Must have flexible schedule to attend all games and practices

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

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

The following positions are full-time, 10-month starting August 2018:

  • American Sign Language Teacher
    Levels 1 - 3

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.
 
If you are interested, 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

Middle School: 6th - 8th

no positions available at this time

Upper Elementary: 3rd - 5th

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

Testing

no positions available at this time

Administration

no positions available at this time

Together, some 250 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!

Over 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 14.2 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