Organization: Museum of Science
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Job or Internship: Job
Programs Fellow (Sept. 2014 - Sept. 2015)
Museum of Science, Boston
Innovation and creativity come from the unique perspectives of a diverse staff. We value your perspective.
Provide an important contribution to the Education Division by performing live presentations for visitors, programs for students and teachers, and other similar programs on a wide variety of topics in science and technology. Contribute new ideas, creativity and perspectives to our efforts in informal science and technology education.
This Fellowship, which is funded for one year and includes benefits, gives the Fellow a tremendous opportunity to learn about and experience informal science and technology education and their implementation in a Museum to hone her/his skills and imagination while experimenting with career directions. The Fellowship provides an excellent training ground to jump start your career in science and technology education and get your foot in the door at the Museum of Science!
The Museum of Science is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks to increase diversity among our staff. Individuals who bring a unique perspective or diverse background are encouraged to apply.
The position is temporary full time (35 hrs/wk) and funded for one year, beginning September 2014 and ending September 2015. Work on one regular weekend day will be required. The shifts are Tuesday-Saturday or Sunday-Thursday 9am-5pm.
Director, Visitor Programs
Bachelor's degree preferred
Comfort with public speaking and presenting in front of audiences
Personal interest and/or expertise in science and education
Theater lighting, shop fabrication, wood and/or metal working, electrical, electronic, repair, troubleshooting, and programming skills a plus
Benefits for full-time, non-exempt (hourly) staff include: free parking, T accessibility, 15 vacation days, 12 holidays, 5 sick days, medical and dental insurance, short- and long-term disability, life insurance, retirement and savings plan, health care/dependent care flex spending plan, employee discounts, employee referral program, direct deposit, free admission, free Duck Tours, discounted movie passes, and much more!
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.