Organization: Museum of Science
Location: Boston, MA, United States
Job or Internship: Job
Instructor for Overnight Program (Several Evening-Only Positions!)
Museum of Science, Boston
Innovation and creativity come from the unique perspectives of a diverse staff. We value your perspective.
The Overnight program is a sleepover science program that inspires children to discover science in a fun and educational way, using the unique resources of the Museum of Science.
Instructors develop and teach interactive workshops and facilitate drop-in science, math and technology activities in the Museum exhibit halls using the Overnight program curriculum. Participate in 20-30 hours of training provided by the Overnight program staff to become familiar with science content and materials and teaching skills with various audiences. Provide opportunities for Overnight participants to think like scientists as they explore the exhibit halls and participate in workshops. Serve as a positive and enthusiastic role model.
• Work 3.5 hours per night, from 7:15 pm to 10:30 pm
• Approximately 25 evenings from October to June
• Fridays, Saturdays and some weeknights
• Paid training continues through the season
• Bachelor’s degree plus 1-3 years of teaching experience
• Strong background in science or science education preferred
Non-Exempt (Hourly). Commensurate with experience.
Free parking in the Museum garage, T accessibility, free Exhibit Halls admission and Omni/Laser/Planetarium shows, discounts in the Museum store and cafe, 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
Visit www.mos.org/jobs for our most up-to-date employment listings. No phone inquiries, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted within two to four weeks of initial application. The Museum of Science is an Equal Opportunity Employer.