Jobs and Internships

Museum Educator

Description: The National Lighthouse Museum seeks an educator to conduct school group programs and tours for all students (1st grade through college) at all ability levels. He/she will develop and teach STEM-based curricula to students. Responsible for the set-up and clean-up of materials. Solicit teacher feedback and evaluations. Outreach and cultivate relationships with New York City schools. This is a part-time, grant-funded position.

 

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree (M.A. preferred) with a background in education, museum education or history
  • Considerable knowledge of current literature, trends, and developments in the field
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a friendly and outgoing personality
  • Ability to evaluate the effectiveness of programs and make recommendations for improvements
  • Understanding of lighthouses and maritime history a plus

Deadline: Friday, October 13, 2017, 5 p.m.

 

To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume to Celestina Cuadrado, Curator and Site Manager at ccuadrado@lighthousemuseum.org. Please indicate job title in subject line. No phone calls please.

 

Internships

Inquiries regarding available internships should be directed to Celestina Cuadrado, Curator and Site Manager at ccuadrado@lighthousemuseum.org

 

Museum Hours:

Tuesday through Sunday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Always closed on Mondays and holidays





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