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Current employment opportunities for The Frances Clark Center and its divisions are listed below. All application materials must be submitted online. The Frances Clark Center for Keyboard Pedagogy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Position: Executive Director

Starting Date: September 1, 2017

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Executive Director of the Frances Clark Center for Keyboard Pedagogy is the Chief Executive Officer for the organization, overseeing and coordinating operations and budgeting for the Center and its divisions: The New School for Music Study, The National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy, and Clavier Companion magazine. This includes leadership and management of staff, fundraising, oversight of the budget, providing guidance and support to the Board of Trustees, and engaging in community outreach and marketing of the FCCKP and its divisions. Please click here to see the full job posting.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelors degree; Masters degree (ideally an MBA) or equivalent experience preferred. Successful leadership experience with non-profit and/or arts-related organizations. Demonstrated success in securing gifts and contributions. Understanding of the arts/music/education field. Experience in community engagement and volunteer development.

GENERAL INFORMATION: The Frances Clark Center for Keyboard Pedagogy (FCCKP) is a not-for-profit educational institution (501c3) located in Kingston, New Jersey, which seeks to embody the philosophies of pianist and teacher Frances Clark, actively supporting piano teachers and providing resources and opportunities that allow the enhancement of their professional and pedagogical growth. The FCCKP advances its goals and serves local, national, and international audiences through its three divisions: The New School for Music Study, the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy, and Clavier Companion magazine. For more information see

APPLICATION: Electronic applications only. Applicants should send a letter of application, resume, three current letters of recommendation, and any additional supporting credentials to:

Leslie Owsley, Chair
Board of Trustees
Frances Clark Center for Keyboard Pedagogy
Attn: Executive Director Search
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The search process will continue until the position is filled, but priority screening will begin on or shortly after July 15, 2017.

The Frances Clark Center embraces the diversity of its local, national and international communities, and does not discriminate against any beneficiary of service, employee, or applicant for employment because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status. It is also the Frances Clark Center’s policy to comply with all applicable national and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and equal opportunity.