Experience Coordinator

Providence Children’s Museum Providence, RI

Providence Children’s Museum is Rhode Island’s only museum especially for children and their caregivers. Its mission is to inspire and celebrate learning through active play and exploration. The Museum opened its doors in 1977 and now welcomes 160,000 visitors a year and is recognized as one of the top 20 children’s museums in the US. The Museum seeks a dynamic individual for an Experience Coordinator position. The Experience Coordinators are a team of managers, primarily responsible for the quality of the visitor experience at Providence Children’s Museum. As a team, the Experience Coordinators ensure the smooth daily operation of the Museum and coordinate, prepare for, and implement educational programs. RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to: Train and manage frontline staff; Resolve visitor questions and concerns; Assist visitors in exhibits and facilitate programs as needed; Manage the operation of children’s birthday parties, events and Museum rentals; Secure the Museum building and grounds daily. QUALIFICATIONS include, but are not limited to: Responsible team player; Experience working with children and a commitment to children’s learning through play; Strong interpersonal skills: helpful, calm, friendly demeanor; Customer service and supervisory experience preferred; Track record of attention to detail while setting priorities, meeting critical deadlines and flexibly solving problems. For full job posting, compensation information, and application instructions visit: http://childrenmuseum.org/jobExperienceCoordinator.asp. Review of applications begins March 21, 2016. Posted on: 03/07/2016