Part-Time Museum Educator - Forty Niners Stadium Management Company (Santa Clara, CA)
The 49ers Museum is seeking qualified part-time, Museum Educators to assist the museum education department in various capacities: leading visiting school groups, assisting with education programs to local schools during the day and after-school, working with visitors in exhibits and workshops, and representing the 49ers Museum at educational events. Successful candidates are dependable, energetic, self-motivated, like working with people of all ages, possess excellent verbal and written skills and have the flexibility to work weekend, holiday and early evening hours if necessary. The ideal candidate will love the game of football, is passionate about education, and desires to provide quality museum experience for visitors.
Essential Responsibilities & Duties:
Assist with planning and set-up of educational events and activities, including preparation of materials.
Present 49ers Museum education tours/workshops in English and Spanish to student groups and visitors.
Facilitate programs to a variety of audiences: school-aged and family audiences.
Create and maintain positive relationships with Museum visitors.
Maintain and organize supplies needed for programs activities, demonstration and exhibits re-supply.
Help train and support docents and interns in Museum activities.
Research information for upcoming education programs and assist with other education and Museum events.
Required to gain a working understanding of the educational STEM concepts behind the game of football.
All 49ers Museum staff members are expected to answer phones, interact with visitors, and assist with various projects as needed. Through the course of routine activity, education staff may also aid other Museum staff in various tasks.
Assist in completing the office duties associated with this department.
Additional duties as assigned.
Required Skills & Abilities:
Passion for the mission of the 49ers Museum.
Ability to work enthusiastically, respectfully, and professionally with a wide variety of audiences.
Public speaking skills and experience working in group settings.
Excellent organizational, written and communication skills.
Ability to work independently on assigned tasks, seeking help as needed.
Demonstrated commitment to customer service and team work environment.
The ability to work a flexible schedule.
Bilingual a plus.
Bachelor’s Degree in Education preferred/ or pursuing a BA-BS degree/ or equivalent experience.
1 year of related work experience.
Experience working with school-aged children and the general public in a learning environment.
Experience with Microsoft Office and a desire to learn new technology as needed.
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