Carnegie Science Center serves nearly 10,000 visitors each year through Classes, Summer Camps, and Science Sleepovers. Carnegie Science Center is looking for a creative, hardworking, high-energy, fun loving educator who will share his/her knowledge and excitement of science with our Camps, Classes, and Overnighters programs.
- Instruction and curriculum development of major revenue generating programs
- Working closely with the Camps, Classes, and Overnighters Education Coordinator to implement new programming
- Working as the lead coordinator for overnighters
- Working as the lead educator for camps, classes, and workshops
- Assisting the Camps, Classes, and Overnighters Education Coordinator during summer camp season
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: 37.5 hours/week. Potential candidates will demonstrate strong communication skills, have excellent customer service skills, be well organized, able to function effectively in a team environment, able to manage many projects at the same time, and able to manage a group of 12 to 30 students. Ideal candidate must have a passion for the values of first-hand engagement with science and experience developing science activities. A degree in education is required and experience developing science activities and working with children is required. During non-summer months, this position requires work during the weekend days and evenings. Reliable transportation is required for supply shopping, pickup, and drop-off. Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh is interested in candidates who, through their experience and collaborations, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the Carnegie Museums community.
The following PA Act 153 clearances, or proof of application of clearances, are required beginning employment and as a condition of continued employment: • Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance • Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check • FBI Fingerprint Criminal Background Check
Obtaining the required clearances is completed as part of the new hire process. However, if you would like to apply for the documents on your own or for more information, please visit http://keepkidssafe.pa.gov/clearances/index.htm All applications must be submitted through the Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh website
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Carnegie Museums is an EEO-1 Affirmative Action Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability.