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Are you passionate about science? Do you love working with children?Do you believe learning is best accomplished through play? Come join the Discovery Gateway education team. We are looking for a full-time science educator who is looking for a fulfilling teaching job!
A typical work week schedule will be Tuesday through Saturday with some holiday and evening work required.
Areas of Responsibility:
Museum Collaboration
  • Actively participate in all Educational Program planning and department meetings.
  • Work closely with Development and Marketing on future and current grants and promotions including grant evaluation.
  • Collaborate with Development on grants
  • Keep accurate records including samples of work, photographs, evaluation data, and attendance.
  • Collaborate with other departments on STEAM.Works on the museum floor in galleries daily, presenting programs.
  • Work with Marketing to schedule and advertise STEAM programming
Planning and Execution:
  • Develop and execute innovative inquiry-based STEAM experiences that align with the Discovery Gateway mission.
  • Actively participate in and contribute to all Education meetings and Discovery Gateway special events
Community Collaboration
  • Act as a liaison between the museum community and the science Community to build active, positive working Partnerships and collaborations.
  • Manage the on-site science education expense budget.
  • Manage current grants, fulfilling STEAM programs funded through grants.
  • Submitting all invoices, receipts with accompanying paperwork to accounting as required.
  • Attend at least one professional development workshop, training, or seminar relevant to science programming per year.
  • Attend Staff Meetings and Department Meetings.
  • Ideal candidates will have a Bachelors’degree in the field of Education, Humanities, Technology, Engineering,Math, Science
  • Experience as an educator, especially experience teaching STEAM related programming to children.
To be considered you must submit a resume and cover letter!
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $12.00 /hour
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $12.00 /hour