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This position primarily coordinates and delivers educational programs for preK-12th grade school groups and teachers. Specific initiatives include on-site classroom programs for visiting school field trips, online teacher resources, homeschool events, and grant-funded professional development opportunities such as the NOAA Teacher Workshop series, and the early childhood educator workshop. This staff member will also assist in teaching public programs, specifically day camp, and with on the floor interpretation as needed.
This role provides support in areas of the Education department administration, including but not limited to staff training, communicating with internal partners, scheduling and planning calendars, tracking program metrics, tracking grant spending, tracking and contributing to budget planning, ordering and inventory, and answering of guest questions and emails. While not responsible for the direct supervision of education staff members, the position requires informal leadership and directed trainings related to the implementation of their programs.
Knowledge & Skills
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by the individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an individual encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
If you meet the requirements of this position, click on the link below. You will be directed to our web application process, the successful completion of which is required by all applicants. There are THREE simple steps to this process, which is administered by Hire Select:
Upon completion of all THREE steps, your submission will be forwarded to our hiring team for consideration. If you are among the most qualified applicants, we will contact you within two to three weeks. If you do not hear from us within that time, feel free to reapply in the future as other opportunities arise. Thank you so much for your interest in the Aquarium of the Pacific! The Aquarium of the Pacific is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Aquarium of the Pacific100 Aquarium WayLong Beach, CA 90802Phone: (562) 590-3100Fax: (562) 951-1629
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