The part time Educator is responsible for delivery/design of Makerspace programing, facilitating the public, and fabricating various projects for the Science Center. The Part Time Educator will focus on a range of gallery experiences centered in education, exhibit interpretation, as well as being an active “Maker”. The Educator will work smoothly and effectively with other departments across the organization for the overall good, while striving to meet department expectations and goals.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Two years working toward a BS or BA degree in a relevant discipline: science, art, engineering, or technology. Education, STEaM field, museum studies, science education or related field; and/or demonstrated experience working with children and teens. Experience in education or museums highly desirable.
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Current driver’s license and driving record that allows for the use of Science Center vehicles.
Must be able to lift boxes and packing tubs related to program delivery – at least 40 pounds. The employee is required to occasionally work at a child’s level.
Science Center locations, off-site locations, and be able to do some travel if required.