Discovery Museum

177 Main Street
Acton, MA 01720
www.discoverymuseums.org

Date Posted:
August 02, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Education/Instruction

Type:
Part-Time

School & Group Relations Manager

Description:
Discovery Museum, Acton seeks highly personable educator with excellent interpersonal and team management skills. Co-design and lead daily group visitor experiences for PreK-8th grade students and their teachers. Must be highly organized, energetic, able to manage a shared team of dedicated staff, flexible and responsive to needs of visitors, a strong communicator, and an enthusiastic participant of a team approach. PT, 24 to 30 hours, weekdays. Good potential for career progression
Qualifications:
Background in informal or formal education.  Experience with program development a plus. Proven ability to successfully work with and lead a team is critical.
How To Apply:
Send cover letter and resume to jfoster@discoveryacton.org No phone calls please.
Apply by:
August 17, 2018
About this Organization:

Discovery Museum is a hands-on museum that blends science, nature, and play, inspiring families to explore and learn together. The museum and its Discovery Woods accessible outdoor nature playscape and 550-square-foot treehouse blend the best of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) learning on a beautiful 4.5-acre campus in Acton, MA, about 20 miles west of Boston. Originally founded in 1982, the museum was expanded and completely renovated in 2017. Hands-on, playful exhibits, developed by professional educators, inspire curiosity, exploration, and imagination, providing a fun and engaging experience for children and adults to discover their world together. Serving families and schools from towns throughout the region, the museum is devoted to informal education that enhances classroom learning. Discovery Museum is committed to accessibility, and is a proud recipient of the 2017 Massachusetts Commonwealth Award, the only winner in the Access category. For more information please visit www.discoveryacton.org. Discovery Museum is a community-supported non-profit organization.