Part-Time Museum Educator
Do you enjoy speaking in public about science and history? Do you enjoy telling stories and sharing personal connections with people? The South Florida Museum is looking to expand its Education Department with a part-time Educator to engage guests and provide customized learning experiences for visiting groups. Qualified candidates must be outgoing and having a working knowledge of general science and/or history concepts and informal science and/or history education practice. Candidates must demonstrate an ability to work with learners of all ages and to be quick on their feet to learn new material. Responsibilities include giving tours of museum exhibits to both school groups and adult learners and helping to test and implement new teaching and learning tools for use on the museum floor, such as hands-on Discovery Carts and student field journals. The position will also assist with evening public programs such as Family Nights, think+drink(science), Film Fridays and Stelliferous Live. Flexibility is a must as educational programs run both mornings and evenings. Some weekends required. A bachelor’s degree in education, science or history, or equivalent experience is required.
Please submit cover letter and resume to HR@southfloridamuseum.org. No phone calls, please