0

Manager, Education & Public Programs [Brooklyn Children's Museum]

Posted by Phillippa Pitts on May 31, 1973 in job announcements |

DEPARTMENT: Education

SUPERVISOR: Director of Education

Overview:

Brooklyn Children’s Museum, the world’s first museum for children, is searching for a full-time Manager of Education and Public Programs. Reporting to the Director of Education, this key position collaborates with senior education and museum staff to conceptualize, develop, implement, and evaluate a broad selection of school and public programs, as well as oversee administration and logistics of group visitation.

Qualifications:

*       MA/MS, in Education, Museum Studies or other relevant field required.

*       Demonstrated ability to coordinate amongst peers and developed team leadership skills

*       Excellent oral and written communication skills (writing sample will be required).

*       Four years’ experience working with children PreK-12 in formal or informal education settings (teacher professional development a plus).

*       Ability to work some weekends, evenings and holidays.

Responsibilities:

*       Works in conjunction with education and museum staff to conceptualize, develop, market, implement, and evaluate strategic and operating plans for school and public programs.

*       Aligns school based education materials with Common Core, NYS, and National Arts Education standards, and oversees the production of pre-post lesson plan materials and resources for teachers.

*       Oversees all aspects related to Group/School Programs, including: on-site school class visits, outreach programs (Museum on the Go), and Summer Camp Groups.

*       Collaborates with Education Management Team to plan yearly public programming themes.

*       Coordinates collaborations between Education and other departments and represents department at various administrative meetings.

*       Oversees staff schedules for program coverage and oversees departmental attendance.

*       Supervises group reservations team to provide seamless entry and manages the daily experience of groups into the museum.

*       Coordinates supply orders for Education as needed.

*       Works with the Museum Development staff on grant proposal and final reports for funders.

*       Participates in the relevant professional activities to maintain an awareness of current practices and issues in the NYC DOE and Museum Education field.

Work Schedule:

Full time, 5 days a week, including one weekend day, Tuesday-Saturday schedule preferred. Flexible schedule to cover holidays and additional hours as needed.

BCM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To Apply:

Please email letter of interest and resume to:

Marcos Stafne, Director of Education

E-mail: mstafne@brooklynkids.org<mailto:mstafne@brooklynkids.org><mailto:mstafne@brooklynkids.org>

Subject Line: Manager, Education & Public Programs

Brooklyn Children’s Museum

145 Brooklyn Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11213

Tags:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Copyright © 1970-2014 MUSEUM STUDIES at Tufts University All rights reserved.
This site is using the Desk Mess Mirrored theme, v2.2.4.1, from BuyNowShop.com.

Spam prevention powered by Akismet

Switch to our mobile site