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Museum of Science

Hall of Human Life Program Presenter

Hall of Human Life Program Presenter

Museum of Science, Boston

www.mos.org


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SUMMARY STATEMENT:

The Hall of Human Life (HHL) Program Presenter will present and facilitate a variety of hands-on activities/interpretations for small and large groups, and will assist HHL staff in the training of HHL educators. The Program Presenter will be responsible for opening, closing, and ongoing daily maintenance of the HHL space, including cleaning, maintenance, setting up/breaking down interpretations, and documentation of daily educational activities.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Oversees Greeting of researchers in the HHL Living Lab 1 day a week, twice a day, a total of 104 Greetings annually.
  • Assist in the training of HHL educators, interfacing with up to 15 other educators daily.
  • Set up and facilitate hands-on activities/interpretations in the Hall of Human Life for 5-6 hours "on the floor" daily.
  • Clean, organize, and upkeep of HHL materials and exhibition space daily for a minimum of 30 min/day.
  • Conduct an observational review every 2 months to ensure that volunteers are able to successfully speak on topics related to the HHL exhibit.
  • Oversee, schedule and train approximately 2-5 Volunteers per shift, two sifts/day for a minimum of 104 shifts/year.


WORK SCHEDULE:

This position is temporary, part-time, 8 hours/week, Friday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


REPORTS TO:

Manager, Hall of Human Life.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Post HS course work, technical degree, associate's degree or business certificate.
  • 1 or more years of Informal education or operational work experience.
  • Demonstrated organizational, oral presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated interest in human health, biology education and informal education.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a group setting.


STARTING SALARY:

Non-Exempt (Hourly). Commensurate with experience.


BENEFITS:

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.


The Museum of Science is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by federal, state or local law. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment, and where employees are treated with respect and dignity.


No phone inquiries, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted within two to four weeks of initial application.

Experience Required

6 months biology

How to Apply

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/517099-29457

Museum of Science
Boston, MA 02114

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