Lead the experience for the next generation of scientists, engineers and superheroes!
At the Saint Louis Science Center our mission is to ‘ignite and sustain lifelong science and technology learning’. We seek to make science fun through informal, interactive learning experiences. We are a team of educators, entertainers and science enthusiasts! Our expert staff, passionate volunteers, educational and corporate partners all work together to make the Saint Louis Science Center one of the top 10 Science Centers in the country.
As part of the Education department in the Science, Education and Experience (SEE) division, our Student and Teacher Programs team supports the Science Center’s mission by acting as the primary connector for Pre-K-12 students, teachers, and school outreach. Under the supervision of the Associate Director of Student and Teacher Programs, the Student Camp Manager directs, supports, coordinates, and monitors the Science Center’s on and off-site camp programming. This individual ensures that program staff have the resources and operational know-how needed to lead fun, safe, and educational experiences through leadership modeling the Science Center’s core values.
Camp Program Development
Support and manage the design of camp programs that meet strategic goals to advance the Science Center’s student program portfolio.
Camp Program Operations
Manage and coordinate the Science Center’s core camp programs.
Inter-Departmental Connections and Communication
Communicate operational needs to other Science Center departments to ensure program and project success.
Support and facilitate on and off-site workshops to K-12 students during the school year.
Act as an active, engaged Science Center employee as a creative, confident problem solver who demonstrates a willingness to take initiative to achieve program learning objectives, form connections and network with resources in the community and beyond.
Ability to work weekends and evenings to meet the needs of different programming.
Good physical stamina is required and the ability to lift up to 40 pounds and consistent walking.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Current driver’s license and driving record that allows for use of the Science Center vehicles.
Certification in First Aid/CPR preferred.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE