Organization: Museum of Science
Location: Boston, MA, United States
Job or Internship: Job
Hall of Human Life Program Presenter (Four Shifts Available)
Museum of Science, Boston
Innovation and creativity come from the unique perspectives of a diverse staff. We value your perspective.
The Hall of Human Life Program Presenter will assist the other Interpretation staff in the Hall of Human Life in providing hands-on, inquiry and design-based learning experiences for Museum visitors. Help visitors explore topics of human biology related to the HHL by providing guidance with exhibit components and offering access to tools and props that will enhance their experience and help them make meaningful connections. Engage visitors in investigations that encourage them to use the skills of scientific inquiry. Assist in the daily operation of the Interpreter Program including training, supervising, and mentoring of the volunteers.
• Oversee, schedule and train approximately 5-8 Volunteers per shift, two shifts/day for a minimum of 104 shifts/year.
• Conduct an observational review every 2 months to ensure that volunteers are able to successfully speak on topics related to the HHL exhibit.
The open shifts are part-time, 8 hours/week, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays 9:00am-5:00pm and Friday evenings 4:00pm-8:30pm. Each shift will require one additional training day during the week for the first six weeks. Please indicate which shift you are applying for in the subject line of the email.
Manager, Hall of Human Life
• Post high school course work, technical degree, associates degree or business certificate preferred.
• More than 6 months of relevant experience.
Non-Exempt (Hourly). Commensurate with experience.
Free parking in the Museum garage, T accessibility, free Exhibit Halls admission and Omni/Planetarium shows, free Duck Tours, discounts in the Museum store and cafe, discounted movie passes, retirement & savings plan.
TO APPLY FOR THIS OPPORTUNITY IN OUR DIVERSE AND DYNAMIC WORK ENVIRONMENT, SUBMIT YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME TO:
Human Resources Department
Museum of Science
Boston, MA 02114
Fax: (617) 589-0362
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