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: October 1, 2014


ADMINISTRATION/STAFF

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
The Dalton School seeks a dynamic and experienced financial and business leader with superb financial, strategic and operating skills to fill the key position of CFO. Dalton’s CFO will work closely with the Head of School on long-range planning while keeping a tight grasp on the day-to-day financial, facilities and security management of the school. Responsibilities include management of all financial and business operations of the $55 million dollar operating budget, accounting, facilities/construction, food services, human resources, risk management and support services. Endowment is presently $82.3 million dollars. The CFO reports directly to The Head of the School, and works closely with the Board of Trustees and other senior administrative staff and faculty.

Position is available and targeted for hire in July 2015. Excellent compensation and benefits package. EOE Employer. A full search description may be viewed under CURRENT SEARCHES at www.deerfieldassociates.com

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To explore this excellent opportunity on a confidential basis please send letter of interest and resume (both as WORD documents) to: Doug Cooney, Executive Search Consultant, DEERFIELD ASSOCIATES Executive Search, Inc. 572 Washington Street, Suite 15, Wellesley, MA 02482 Telephone: 781-237-2800. Email: jobs@deerfieldassociates.com


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)

OPEN POSITIONS
There are currently no open positions in the Middle School.


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.


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


DALTON SUMMER CAMP

Interested in working at A Dalton Summer Day Camp or Sports Camp, Click Here!


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



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.