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ADMINISTRATION & STAFF FACULTY

ADMINISTRATION & STAFF OPPORTUNITIES

PART-TIME Office Receptionist - Willow Grove Branch

Part-time position begins immediately for a Part-Time Office Receptionist at the Willow Grove Branch of Settlement Music School, 318 Davisville Road Willow Grove, PA Saturday 8:30AM – 2:00PM. Free on-site parking lot; accessible to public transportation.  

Previous experience in a professional office setting preferred. Must have excellent reading, writing, conversation and telephone skills; ability to work accurately with student payments on a computerized system; proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc); and willingness to work with and help people of all ages and backgrounds. 

To apply, send resume to:

Kathleen Krull, Willow Grove Branch Director
Settlement Music School
416 Queen Street 
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Kathleen.krull@settlementmusic.org
(215) 551-0483 - fax
No telephone calls, please.

FULL-TIME Office Receptionist - Willow Grove Branch

Settlement is looking for a year-round receptionist at our Willow Grove Branch. The receptionist is the first to greet our students, parents, and faculty and must provide exemplary customer service. They must also be able to direct patrons to appropriate areas of the branch and/or notify appropriate staff or faculty of visitor arrivals. Further, the receptionist maintains a working knowledge of branch offerings and programs and answers questions as needed.

Other Specific responsibilities for this full-time position include:

  • Answers telephone promptly and professionally and routes calls to the appropriate person. They also take and distribute messages as needed. 

  • Process accurate tuition and registration payments through the school’s management system and distribute receipts as needed.

  • Manage registration schedules for Branch Director and Branch Coordinator. 

  • Attend meetings, both on-site and offsite as requested.

  • Assist on other projects as assigned. 

Qualifications:

Candidates shall preferably have 1-3 years experience in a professional office setting. The successful candidate will be detail oriented and have the ability to think strategically and work collaboratively. They must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Suite, especially Word and Excel. They should also have excellent reading, writing, conversation, and telephone skills. Lastly, they must have the ability and willingness to work with and help people of all ages and background. 

Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.

 Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements by email only to: Kathleen Krull, Willow Grove Branch Director - Kathleen.krull@settlementmusic.org. No phone calls please. 

 Settlement Music School is an Equal Opportunity Employer that encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply for this position.  

PART-TIME Office Receptionist - Germantown Branch

Part-time position begins immediately for a Part-Time Office Receptionist at the Germantown Branch of Settlement Music School, 6128 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia. Monday – Thursday 5:00PM – 9:00PM. Free on-site parking lot; accessible to public transportation. 

Previous experience in a professional office setting preferred. Must have excellent reading, writing, conversation and telephone skills; ability to work accurately with student payments on a computerized system; proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc); and willingness to work with and help people of all ages and backgrounds.

To apply, send resume to:

Danielle Marone, HR, Benefits & Compliance Associate
Settlement Music School
416 Queen Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
danielle.marone@smsmusic.org
(215) 551-0483 - fax
No telephone calls, please

FACULTY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Settlement Music School welcomes resumes and letters of interest from qualified teachers seeking employment in the core program of afternoon, evening and Saturday instruction or in various daytime programs that the School offers.

In general, Settlement employs fully credentialed and experienced specialist teachers. Settlement gives preference to candidates willing to work at multiple locations and interested in making a significant commitment of time to their teaching at Settlement.

To apply, please email a brief resume and cover letter to Helen Eaton, CEO.

The CEO hires faculty for all locations. Please do not telephone.

Current Areas of Need

  • Piano Instruction
    Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in applied music or music education from an accredited institution with a major in piano.

  • Jazz Piano Instruction
    Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in jazz music or jazz education from an accredited institution with a concentration in piano

  • Early Childhood Classroom Instruction

    Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in music education or early childhood education from an accredited institution with a concentration in piano or guitar. Includes instruction for Children's Music Playshop (ages 6 months to 3 years) and Children's Music Workshop (ages 3 to 9 years)  

  • Violin Instruction
    Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in applied music or music education from an accredited institution with a major in violin.

Additional Openings

  • Bassoon Instruction
    Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in applied music or music education from an accredited institution with a major in bassoon.

  • Cello Instruction
    Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in applied music or music education from an accredited institution with a major in cello.

  • Flute Instruction
    Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in applied music or music education from an accredited institution with a major in flute.

  • Guitar Instruction
    Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in applied music or music education from an accredited institution with a major in guitar.

  • String Orchestra Conductor
    Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in applied music or music education from an accredited institution with a concentration in a string instrument and with experience in ensemble conducting.

  • Viola Instruction
    Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in applied music or music education from an accredited institution with a major in viola

Additionally, Settlement is always accepting resumes for the following positions:

  • Dance (Ballet) and Creative Movement

  • Early Childhood Education

Successful candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor degree in applied music or music education from an accredited institution with a major in the instrument they seek to teach. Settlement generally gives preference to candidates with advanced degrees and specific studio teaching experience.