Established in 1955, The Music Settlement’s Center for Early Childhood has earned a reputation for excellence in all aspects of early childhood education and is recognized as one of the outstanding preschool programs in Northeast Ohio. The program has a strong emphasis on the arts, literacy and science. The mission of The Music Settlement Center for Early Childhood is to provide a high quality early childhood experience for children that nurtures the individual, supports the family and enhances a child’s development through involvement with the Arts.
Classroom Teacher: Preschool (Part-Time,) and Day School (Full-Time)
RESPONSIBILITIES: Plan, implement and supervise an engaging and creative classroom program for children ages 3 – 5 years, in accordance with the philosophies and policies of The Music Settlement, EC accreditations Step Up to Quality, Universal Prekindergarten, PRE4CLE, and Ohio Licensing regulations.
SPECIFIC DUTIES include:
REPORTS TO: Chair, Center for Early Childhood
CLASSIFICATION: Positions are Part-Time (10-29 hrs per week) or Full-Time (30+ Hrs per week)
The Music Settlement is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The mission of The Music Settlement is to create a community where artistic expression belongs to everyone by serving those who seek personal growth through the arts.
Our vision is to be a welcoming and dynamic community school that serves the entire community, rich and poor alike, through excellent programs in music and arts instruction, music therapy, and early childhood education.
Our Core Values:
Excellent: In all aspects of The Music Settlement’s Operations, design, planning, and interaction we strive to achieve results that exceed expectations.
Accessible: The Music Settlement and its offerings are available to all.
Creative: The Music Settlement is innovative in its offerings, outcomes, and processes.
Community-focused: The Music Settlement is attentive and responsive to the needs of its community.
Enriching: The Music Settlement’s programs and offerings help individuals grow and strengthen the community and region.
Responsible: The Music Settlement is a reliable steward of the community’s trust and resources and operates in a sound and sustainable manner.
The Music Settlement is a community where artistic expression belongs to everyone.