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Job Opportunity: Education Programs Coordinator, Museum of the Aleutians

The Museum of the Aleutians is now hiring an Education Programs Coordinator.
40 hours/week, $19.90/hr

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develops, implements, supervises, and evaluates the Museum’s educational programs.

Duties include:

  • To promote awareness and understanding of the cultural and natural history of the Aleutian Islands region and to interpret, through use of collection and traveling exhibit materials, the stories they tell.
  • To expand the community outreach programs for audiences of all ages:
  • Interpretive tours to the public;
  • School tours and outreach within the community;
  • Educational exhibitions, including remote video projects;
  • Summer programs and internships;
  • Printed educational materials such as self-guides and curriculum-based products;
  • Development and coordination of the annual lecture series in conjunction with the Museum exhibition schedule;
  • Docent training program;
  • Special educational events, programs, demonstrations, and Family Free Days;
  • Museum membership newsletter;
  • Tracking and reports of education programs statistics.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Education: Bachelor’s degree required, advanced degree preferred, in education, an area of the Museum’s specialization, or museum studies with a concentration in museum education or public programming.
Work Experience: Minimum 2 years in a museum education department or other educational institution.
To apply and for inquiries, please contact Zoya Johnson at 907-581-5150 or zjohnson@akwisp.com. Open until filled

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