Be a part of the Discovery Team!
Sci-Tech Discovery Center is always looking for fun, energetic and education-minded people to join our Discovery staff. Regardless of our current openings, we are always willing to accept resumes.
Part Time Educator
Sci-Tech Discovery is looking for a Part-Time Museum Educator. Applicants with a college degree, teaching experience working with different ages of children and science knowledge/background a plus. If you can be fun and silly on top of it all, even better! This is a part- time educator position and includes teaching both on and offsite. Must have own transportation, be able to lift 50 pounds, and stand for long periods of time.
General Scope of Responsibility:
The Educator is primarily responsible for the development and implementation of educational age appropriate programming and activities for the Museum, primarily in the afternoons
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Researching and preparing all classes including all materials (using the Museum’s collections or other items) in advance
Setting-up and cleaning-up of the shared classroom space (or exhibit space when used for programs)
Delivering program content to children, families and groups
Developing, supporting and brainstorming Special Events and Drop-In learning activities
Ensuring classroom and teaching kits upkeep.
All Sci-Tech Staff is cross trained to assist if needed throughout the museum.
Other duties or responsibilities as deemed necessary by the Executive Director.
BS in Education or related Science field.
1 -3 years of experience working in direct contact with children.
Experience developing age appropriate educational activities preferred.
Computer skills; Microsoft Office (word, excel).
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and professionally with employees and guests.
Speaks fluent Spanish preferred
Candidates are required to pass a background check.
Please send Resume, cover letter, and desired hourly compensation. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
Job Type: Part-time
Teaching: 3 years (Required)
Frisco, TX (Preferred)
Thank you for your interest
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