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ADMINISTRATION & STAFF FACULTY

ADMINISTRATION & STAFF OPPORTUNITIES

FULL-TIME OFFICE RECEPTIONIST - Kardon Northeast Branch

Full-time, year round receptionist position available beginning March 2018 at the Kardon-Northeast Branch of Settlement Music School, 3745 Clarendon Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114. Free onsite parking lot; and easily accessible by bus. 

Successful candidate will have at least 3 years previous experience in a professional office setting.  Kardon-Northeast Branch hours (Sept – June) are 9:00 am to 9:00 pm Monday to Thursday and Saturdays 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.  The branch is closed Fridays during the school year. Receptionist position hours are 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm Mondays and Wednesdays; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Tuesdays and Thursdays; and 8:30 am to 4:30 pm on Saturdays during the school year.  Summer hours are 9:00 am to 7:00 pm Monday through Thursday, closed on Fridays.  Benefits include partial medical benefits, paid vacation, 403(b) plan and paid holidays.

Candidates must have excellent reading, writing, conversation, computer and telephone skills; ability to work accurately with student payments on a computerized system; and provide excellent customer service to people of all ages and backgrounds.  Proficiency with MS Office software a plus.

To apply, send resume to Mark Forchic, Branch Director of the Kardon-Northeast Branch of Settlement Music School.

No phone inquiries, please.

PART-TIME OFFICE RECEPTIONIST - Wynnefield Branch

Part-time position begins immediately for a Part-Time Office Receptionist at the Wynnefield Branch of Settlement Music School, 4910 Wynnefield Ave, Philadelphia.  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. Position will require 10-15 hours per week.

To apply, send resume to Danielle Marone HR, Benefits and Compliance Associate at Settlement Music School.

 

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, Executive Director.

The Executive Director 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)  

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
  • 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.

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.