Summer Courses Teaching Assistant

Summer Courses Teaching AssistantMuseum of Science, Boston
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The Summer Courses Teaching Assistant position will be responsible for assisting in the morning and afternoon classes of Summer Courses. With Instructors, Teaching Assistants will assist the implement ion of 6 weeks of themed, hands on, inquiry based science activities. The initial week will be spent in planning and training; and will be expected to assist teaching classes for 6 weeks in the summer.

  • Support the implementation of 2 classes per day for 6 weeks; classes are 2.5 hours per morning and afternoon classes, 5 days per week.
  • Assist in the instruction and management of 15 – 20 students per class
  • Support 1-2 high school interns per class


This position is temporary, full-time, 40 hours a week, 8:30am – 4:30pm, from June 27th, 2016 to August 26th, 2016.

Director, Education & Enrichment Programs


  • Less than one (1) year or more of education experience
  • Demonstrated experience working with groups of children
  • Demonstrated customer service experience


Non-Exempt (Hourly). Commensurate with experience.

Free parking in the Museum garage, T accessibility, free Exhibit Halls admission and Omni/Planetarium shows, free Duck Tours, discounts in the Museum store and cafe, discounted movie passes, retirement & savings plan.
The Museum of Science is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by federal, state or local law. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment, and where employees are treated with respect and dignity.
No phone inquiries, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted within two to four weeks of initial application.

How To Apply:
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Apply by:
April 01, 2016