Current Job Opening

Museum Educator

Job Details:

  • Department: Education

  • Supervisor: Director of Education

  • Position Type: Part-Time, Non-Exempt
Job Summary:

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Highly-effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively across disciplines and departments
  • Demonstrated organizational skills with 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
  • Availability on an on-call, as-needed basis
  • Teaching experience preferred

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • 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
  • Assist with set-up and take-down of program equipment and supplies, as needed
  • Research and develop interdisciplinary educational programs based on the Louisiana Student Standards and Benchmarks
  • Communicate with 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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