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The San Diego Natural History Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Museum Educator

Position Summary:

The Museum Educator will provide dynamic mission driven education programs and public programs to grades K-12 using an interactive, engaging, participatory style reflecting inquiry-based teaching methods and supporting the unique curatorial voice of the NAT. This is an on-call position.

Primary Functions and Major Responsibilities:

The Museum Educator will primarily facilitate hands-on classes at school sites and occasionally, hands-on classes at the Museum. Primary concentration will be on education programs for school groups. In addition, he/she will participate in public programs and will provide instruction for winter, spring, and/or summer camps.

Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree in Education, Environmental Science, or a related field
  • 2-3 years of related experience working in a public setting or informal education organization is preferred
  • Background working in a public setting – implementing programs with children and adults
  • Experience teaching elementary and/or middle school formal or informal classes preferred
  • Bi-lingual in English and Spanish a plus

To Apply:

Please send a cover letter outlining your experience and interest in the position, résumé, and three professional references to hr@sdnhm.org. Applications will be reviewed beginning July 25, 2015 and will continue until positions are filled.

7/15/2015