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Part-Time

Educators (Summer Education Specialists)

  • Science Central
  • Fort Wayne, IN

POSITION DESCRIPTION: Involvement with informal, hands-on, educational science center programs (physical, natural and applied sciences); assist with summer camp classes; assist in the development and presentation of public, school, scout and special programs; audiences include schools, teachers, community centers, scout groups, families, etc.; programs will be done both on-site and out in the community; programs include demonstrations, exhibit interpretation, classes/labs, science camps, birthday parties, outreaches, evening events, etc.

REQUIRED SKILLS: Be incredibly prepared and flexible; very responsible and organized, time- and detail-oriented; be creative; comfort with and interest in science and education; have exceptional public speaking abilities, comfortable working with audiences of all sizes/ages/backgrounds, outgoing, energetic, enthusiastic; professional in attitude and appearance; do moderate lifting (approx. 40 lbs.)

QUALIFICATIONS: Open to high school seniors, college students and beyond; science/education/theater/etc. classes strongly recommended; should have experience in public speaking and/or teaching; experience in the informal science education field preferred.

SCHEDULE: Seasonal (summer); part-time; variable hours each week; schedule will include weekends, some holidays and evenings; must be flexible.

WAGE: $14.00/hour; limited time-off benefits

Science Central is an equal opportunity employer.

Last updated: April 25, 2024 at 12:13 pm
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