Employment Opportunities

The objectives of teaching at The Dalton School include: tailoring each student's program to his or her needs, interests, and abilities, promoting independence and dependability, and enhancing the student's social skills and sense of responsibility towards others.

Qualifications for teaching at Dalton include: BA required, MA preferred; strong background and knowledge of the desired discipline; ability to work well with a range of able, highly motivated children; ability to work well with a team; strong organizational skills, and high energy and creativity.

The Dalton School actively seeks to forward diversity through its programs and hiring.

Updated: September 4, 2014


ADMINISTRATION/STAFF

DIRECTOR OF MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL ADMISSIONS
The Dalton School is seeking a Director of Middle School and High School Admissions, who is responsible for all aspects of the admissions process for its Middle and High School divisions. The Director of Middle School and High School Admissions reports directly to the K-12 Director of Admissions, supervises a three person Admissions Office, sits on the Financial Aid Committee, works closely with faculty, staff, divisional directors, other administrators, as well as with additional constituencies of the school community. The ideal candidate must be well organized, possess excellent communication skills (written and oral), be well versed in education and be able to articulate and inspire others about the school’s philosophy, mission, and goals. Qualified candidates should be able to demonstrate experience and success assessing the capabilities of young people and enjoy interacting with adolescents as well as with parents. A warm, welcoming manner and a good sense of humor, are essential. The candidate should  have five years of administrative admissions experience in an independent school.  A master’s degree is preferred. Interested candidates should send a resume, and letter of interest to the Director of Admissions, Elisabeth Krents, at the following address: employment@dalton.org


GENERAL INQUIRIES
For general inquiries, send a resume and letter of interest to employment@dalton.org.



FIRST PROGRAM

(LOWER SCHOOL Grades K - 3)

OPEN POSITIONS

There are currently no open positions in First Program.

GENERAL INQUIRIES
For general inquiries, send a resume and letter of interest to employment@dalton.org.



MIDDLE SCHOOL

(Grades 4-8)

MIDDLE SCHOOL DRAMA POSITIONS

The Dalton School with strong theater program and tradition is looking for 2 part-time theater positions:
  1. 6th Grade Drama --- Class has three 45-minute sections that all meet on Tuesday.Responsibilities include: General introduction to acting, including working with text, some improv, building connections with scene partners. Also includes general intro to Greek theater and possible development of original material for to be presented at an annual Greek festival.

  2. Directing 7th and 8th graders in a one-act play --- Rehearsals Wednesday afternoon 3:30 - 6:00 from 9/17 to 11/12. Working with somewhat large cast of committed theater students.
    Experience in secondary school theater preferred.
Applicants should send a cover letter and resume to: employment@dalton.org. Please include “MS Theater” in the subject line of your email.


GENERAL INQUIRIES
For general inquiries, send a resume and letter of interest to: employment@dalton.org.




HIGH SCHOOL
(Grades 9-12)

OPEN POSITIONS
There are currently no open positions in High School.

GENERAL INQUIRIES
For general inquiries, send a resume and letter of interest to employment@dalton.org.



AFTER SCHOOL
(Grades K-8)

OPEN POSITIONS
There are currently no open positions in After School.

GENERAL INQUIRIES
For general inquiries, send a resume and letter of interest to employment@dalton.org.




SUBSTITUTE TEACHING

GENERAL INQUIRIES
For general inquiries, send a resume, letter of interest to employment@dalton.org.



ATHLETICS

OPEN POSITIONS
There are currently no open positions in Athletics.

GENERAL INQUIRIES
For general inquiries, send a resume and letter of interest to employment@dalton.org.

Coaching Opportunities available in all sports
Please send all coaching materials to:
Teddy Frischling, Director of Athletics
The Dalton School
108 East 89th St
New York, NY 10128
Fax: (212) 410-4927

Email: Teddy_Frischling@Dalton.org

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NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Please do not submit any of your materials to the Head of School's office, or any divisional office. You will not receive an email of acknowledgment and we cannot fully guarantee that we will receive and process your application unless you send your materials to employment@dalton.org.  Thank you!

*Upon receipt of your materials we will send an email confirmation and possibly a card in the mail. We will contact you for an interview if we decide your qualifications appear to match the position requirements. Thank you for your interest in the Dalton School.