Education & Instruction

Branch Director Settlement Music School

Job Listing
Posted July 10, 2020

The Branch Director is responsible for the educational, artistic, and administrative management of the Kardon-Northeast Branch and works as a member of the senior management in the overall administration of Settlement Music School. The person will work closely with all Branch Directors and the Director of Education to build upon successful program development models to encourage student recruitment from the community. The Branch also includes the Kardon Center for Arts Therapy, one of the tri-state area’s largest arts therapy programs, and the Branch Director works collaboratively with the Kardon Center’s Manager. The Kardon-Northeast Branch Director is integral to building new partnerships and developing existing ones in the local community, which has been an area of tremendous growth for the School in the past several years. 

Founded in 1908 Settlement Music School, a non-profit organization, is one of the largest community schools of the arts in the United States serving children and adults of all ages at five branches in Pennsylvania located in South, West and Northeast Philadelphia, Germantown, Willow Grove, Pennsylvania and our partnership branch located in Camden, New Jersey. Settlement provides over $2.6 million dollars each year in financial aid and scholarships to fully 60% of its students. Settlement’s reach is broad, and it continues the principles of its Founders, that there be no barriers to participating in music and arts education.

Development Associate, Donor Relations

Job Listing
Posted July 8, 2020

Status:                 Non-Exempt

Position:              Development Associate, Donor Relations

Reports to:          Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Director of Development, Philadelphia Outward Bound School

Job Listing
Posted July 8, 2020

The Philadelphia Outward Bound School (POBS) has an opening for Director of Development, a key member of the senior leadership team. Working closely with the Executive Director and Board of Trustees, they are responsible for setting and achieving annual fundraising goals. They have a strong track record in creating and managing an annual fundraising plan, including events and grants, and demonstrated success in achieving results; cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding major donors; supervising a small staff; and engaging and supporting board and committee members to be effective ambassadors and networkers. Familiarity with the local funding community and with Outward Bound (or eagerness to experience programs first-hand) are important for success in the role.

Director of Development

Job Listing
Posted July 6, 2020

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Development oversees the day-to-day operations for
development efforts for The Union League Legacy Foundation, and is responsible for developing and
implementing a comprehensive fundraising plan including annual giving, major gifts, and event

Senior Vice President for Enrollment & Strategic Communication

Job Listing
Posted June 26, 2020

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), in partnership with the search firm Scott Healy & Associates, invites applications and nominations for the position of Senior Vice President for Enrollment & Strategic Communication. PAFA has a multi-level mission, serving both the School and the Museum, and the Senior Vice President (SVP) will work to strengthen the position of all of the branches of PAFA and the institution overall. This newly structured and elevated position reports directly to the President & CEO.

Teen Lounge Teaching Artist

Job Listing
Posted June 22, 2020

Teen Lounge at Fleisher Art Memorial is accepting project proposals from teaching artists for paid residencies! Teen Lounge is a free, drop-in afterschool arts program providing youth ages 13-19 with opportunities to meet and work with working Philly artists, and collaborate with other young creators to build program curriculum and community.

In light of COVID-19, all Teen Lounge programming has been moved to Zoom - we're seeking up to six teaching artists to share their knowledge, creativity and inspiration in this new virtual realm. 

College Mentors for the Bloomberg Arts Internship

Job Listing
Posted April 2, 2020


The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance seeks four college students with an interest in arts and education for a paid summer position mentoring students in the Bloomberg Arts Internship. 

Summer positions at Marlboro Music - Vermont

Job Listing
Posted February 21, 2020

The originating organization of the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society, Marlboro Music is widely considered to be the world’s leading center for the in-depth exploration of chamber music. Under the artistic leadership of pianists Mitsuko Uchida and Jonathan Biss, each summer in southern Vermont, some 80 musicians of diverse ages and backgrounds live together with staff members, spouses, and children, forming one large and nurturing musical community. 

Community Art Instructors

Job Listing
Posted February 3, 2020

The University City Arts League (UCAL) is seeking part-time Teaching Artists for our Community Arts program. UCAL is a multi-disciplinary community art center and is seeking artists versed in several disciplines including ceramics, printmaking, and 2-d and 3-d mixed media. 

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Bloomberg Arts Internship Manager

Job Listing
Posted January 27, 2020


The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance was founded in 1972 and is one of the nation’s best-known and most effective arts service organizations.  We operate in five counties surrounding Philadelphia and also serve southern New Jersey and Northern Delaware as part of our metropolitan region.  We have over 450 nonprofit and for-profit members, but the Alliance serves the entire cultural sector – over 1,500 performing arts, visual arts, history, science, horticulture, arts education, community art centers, and other cultural organizations.