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Education Assistant (part time)

Delaware Museum of Natural History

The Delaware Museum of Natural History’s Public Programming Department is currently seeking part-time Education Assistants to help lead a variety of educational, science-based programs such as: Scout & Community Overnights, day-time Scout programs, special events, interactive labs, group tours, outreaches and more.

 Minimum Qualifications:

·    BA/BS in education, science, communications, or a natural history-related field preferred. College juniors and seniors working towards a BA/BS considered

·    Education experience preferred

●    Ability to take science concepts and teach them at an age-appropriate level

·    Knowledge of natural history

·    Ability to communicate with a diverse audience

·    Excellent oral and written communication skills

·    Ability to work independently, as well as effectively and harmoniously as part of a team 

·    Valid driver’s license and clean driving record

●     May require first aid, CPR and defibrillator training

Special Requirements:

●    Ability and willingness to assist with the responsibility for the care of the Museum’s live animal collection

●    Priority will be given to candidates with availability to work overnights (6pm – 8am), evenings, weekends and holidays. 

Schedule:

·    Part-time, based on the programming needs (Annual hours average 300). Includes some overnight, weekend and holiday hours 

Compensation:

●    This position is considered entry level.  The hourly rate is $10.00/hour.

Qualified candidates are invited to email their resumes to treed@delmnh.org, fax them to the attention of Terri Reed at 302-658-2610, or submit them to Delaware Museum of Natural History, ATTN: Human Resources, P.O. Box 3937, Wilmington, Delaware 19807.  Deadline for submission is Friday January 26, 2018. EOE

 

 

 

To Apply

Qualified candidates are invited to email their resumes to treed@delmnh.org, fax them to the attention of Terri Reed at 302-658-2610, or submit them to Delaware Museum of Natural History, ATTN: Human Resources, P.O. Box 3937, Wilmington, Delaware 19807.  Deadline for submission is Friday January 26, 2018. EOE