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Camp-In Staff

The Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute, the most visited museum in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, strives to be the world leader in promoting science and technology education and literacy through inspiring and engaging experiences that cultivate curiosity, critical thinking, and an understanding of the crucial role science plays in our lives.

At The Franklin Institute, we provide an environment that’s as nurturing as it is dynamic. Our team-oriented approach allows for ample learning and career growth opportunities. We think you’ll find the Institute offers the ideal atmosphere in which to best use your skills and talents. We are eager for your input, ideas, and inspiration.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities: 

To instruct informal Science Education to groups of youth ages 6-13. To participate in the majority of the set-up and clean-up of Camp-In. To interact in a positive, enthusiastic and knowledgeable manner with campers, group leaders and other Camp-In team members. To be familiar with all aspects of Camp-In to answer questions intelligently.    

Minimum Qualifications: 

High school graduate. Experience with informal science presentations and working with young groups. Ability to work as a team.

Employment Status: 

Unscheduled part time. Friday and Saturday evenings from 5:30 to 12am, and occasional overnights from 5:30 to 9:30am. Must be available for at least 10 nights per season.

Mandatory Requirements:

The Franklin Institute is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or protected veteran status.

To Apply

Please visit our Careers page at or send your resume and cover letter to: (please indicate the position for which you are applying in the subject line).  We look forward to hearing from you!