Full-time opening (37.5 hours/week) for an Education Programming Assistant to support, prepare for, deliver and facilitate education programming for the Knights! exhibition and related collections. The Assistant will help develop and present activities, guide interactive experiences in the galleries, and staff drop-in programs. Additional responsibilities focus on supporting program development and identifying potential new audiences for the museum.
The ideal candidate will have a background in studio art, art education or visitor relations and a focus on excellent customer-service. Desired skills include public speaking and presentation skills, strong organizational skills, and knowledge of Microsoft Office. Also helpful are knowledge of arms and armor and a familiarity with interactive technologies. Minimum qualifications include coursework in art education or comparable work experience and customer service and/or education experience. The position requires the ability to work a flexible schedule including weekend hours as needed.
How To Apply:
Interested candidates for this position should forward a letter of interest and resume by November 29, 2013 to Director of Human Resources, Worcester Art Museum, 55 Salisbury St., Worcester, MA 01609-3196 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We encourage diversity in the work place. EOE. *WAM also has a part-time, 20-hr/week Knights! Education Programming Assistant position.