Job Board

(Updated January 14, 2015)

Welcome to PMEA’s Internet Job Bank. This page contains a listing of jobs of interest to PMEA members. If there is a job in your district, please e-mail an announcement to one of the following addresses: Be sure to include contact information and deadlines. Allow a couple of days for updates to appear.

David Weiss, PMEA News Editor

Elementary General Music Teacher, grades K – 6

This is a substitute position starting mid March through mid June.

Abington, a suburban Philadelphia School District with a tradition of excellence, seeks a general music teacher for a K-6 school with the responsibility of 5th & 6th grade chorus. Individual must be eligible for PA certification in music education.  Send letter of application, resume, Standard PA application, copy of certification, recommendations, clearances and copy of transcripts to:         

Abington School District

Office of Human Resources

970 Highland Avenue

Abington, PA  19001


Lewis Music Studio is looking to add another teacher immediately to its South Fayette location.  The candidate will be teaching private piano lessons as well as Intro to Piano classes for preschoolers and an Early Childhood Music Class. The studio operates at Kingdom Care Learning Center, and many families are already waiting to be a part of this well-respected program.  If the candidate is not familiar with early childhood curricula, suggestions and training is available.  Please email a cover letter and resume to  Clearances will be required before the start date. 
Please visit our website at for more information.

Opening For Music Director/Conductor of the North Suburban Symphonic Band

   The North Suburban Symphonic Band (NSSB), which has been performing concerts in the North Hills of Pittsburgh for over 20 years, is seeking applicants to fill the position of Conductor / Music Director beginning with the 2016-17 season.  Although this is over two years away, the NSSB plans to have the finalists identified by March, 2015, each of whom would then plan, rehearse and conduct a concert in the 2015-16 season as part of the selection process.  The candidates will receive a stipend for this concert regardless of whether he or she is selected as the NSSB’s music director.
For more information on this position and its requirements, please go to

Seeking Choir Director to lead our chancel choir (Weds rehearsal & Sunday morning) in music and in following Jesus Christ.  We’re looking for music skills, people skills and organizational skills from a person of vital faith.  The right candidate will offer leadership and collaboration in a team environment crafting joyous inviting worship experiences, grounded in a traditional style.  We welcome fun, creativity and energy here at Palmyra First United Methodist Church (, where Everybody’s Welcome, Nobody’s Perfect and Anything’s Possible!  Contact Pastor Dave Harris, or 717.838.2551 x203

School District of Philadelphia                                                 

Job Summary
Plans and teaches music, following the scope and sequence for all courses, to K-12 students. Develops student’s academic skills through academic courses of study and implementation District approved curriculum. Documents teaching and student progress, activities, and outcomes. Address specific educational needs of students. Provides a safe and optimal learning environment, and provide feedback to students, parents and administration regarding student progress, expectations and goals. Use of formal and informal classroom and District music assessments. Stays abreast of the latest developments and improvements in education as if affects the music K-12 program. Essential Functions

For the Bilingual Specialty
    Performs the above mentioned duties
Minimum Requirements
    Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
    Demonstrated knowledge of:

        Demonstrated ability to:

For the Bilingual Specialty Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Disclaimer The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Certificates/Licenses
    Possession of a valid Commonwealth of Pennsylvania instructional certificate in Music

Marielena H. Lotz Senior Search Associate The School District of Philadelphia | Office of Talent 440 North Broad Street | Suite 222 (Portal D) | Philadelphia, PA 19130 (o): 215.400.5596 | (c): 650.740.6757 | (f): 215.400.4611 |

Other Teaching jobs in Pennsylvania may be found on the PA School Boards Association Web-Site.