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Please disregard the note below "Part Time" asking to apply in person at the visitor services desk. 

Full Time

Applying: Please send your cover letter, resume, and references to flee@lasm.org. References will only be contacted with your permission.

Museum Educator

Job Title: Museum Educator 

Department: Education

Supervisor: Director of Education

Position Type: Non-exempt, full-time 

Educational Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in a science-related field preferred

Skills & Qualifications:

- Highly-effective verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively across disciplines and departments
- Demonstrated organizational skills with a commitment to plan, prioritize, and meet deadlines
- Highly-effective facilitation skills 
- Positive, proactive, action-oriented problem solver
- Flexible, reliable, and conscientious team player
- Demonstrated experience in educational research and curriculum development
- Knowledge of best practices in education and state standards
- Teaching experience preferred

Job Summary: The Museum Educator researches, develops, and presents hands-on art and science classes, guided explorations, planetarium presentations, and auditorium programs for school audiences based on the Louisiana Student Standards, Benchmarks, and curriculum requirements. The Museum Educator also presents educational programs for weekend public family audiences.

Duties & Responsibilities:

- Present hands-on art and science classes, guided explorations, planetarium presentations, and auditorium programs for school audiences
- Present educational programs for weekend public family audiences
- Provide organizational and logistical support for school and public family programs
- Assist with set-up and take-down of program equipment and supplies
- Assist with ordering, maintaining, and organizing program equipment and supplies
- Assist in training of gallery guides and volunteers 
- Research and develop interdisciplinary educational programs based on the Louisiana Student Standards, Benchmarks, and curriculum requirements
- Communicate with the Operations Team to ensure a positive visitor experience
- Work collaboratively with all museum staff to contribute to a positive workplace culture

Other duties as assigned.

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Part Time

Applicants may apply in person at the visitor services center, Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or may email their resume to jobs@lasm.org.