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Outreach Education Instructor

09 Jul 2018 3:50 PM | Sezen Hall

Hiring Range: $16.15/hour - upto 750 hours/year

Job Type: Wage/Part-time

Job Open Date: 06/28/2018

Job Close Date: Open until filled


The Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation is seeking skilled instructors to present hands-on, educational history programs to students in classrooms throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. This position will work with a variety of ages and abilities, primarily at the elementary school level (K-5).

MUST BE ABLE TO WORK A VARIABLE SCHEDULE BASED ON BOOKINGS and be able to lift up to 50 pounds. REQUIRED AVAILABILITY DURING SEPTEMBERMAYBOTH DAY AND OVERNIGHT TRAVEL WITHIN VIRGINIA ARE REQUIRED. Must be available for training on select weekdays Aug 30-Sept 16.


Minimum Qualifications: 

Applicant must have classroom teaching or museum education experience. Knowledge of and ability to learn different teaching methods. Ability to apply these methods in the development and implementation of curriculum-based, educational programs for all levels, especially for elementary-aged children. Experience with public speaking and/or leading group programs. Demonstrated ability to work successfully both independently and as a contributing team member. Strong organizational skills and ability to work in a fast-paced and changing work environment.

Required: Candidate must possess a valid driver’s license.


Preferred Qualifications:

Experience teaching elementary-aged children in the classroom or in a museum setting. Degree in education, museum studies, or history; or equivalent experience.


Please apply online at the link https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/hr/postings/116389 to be considered for this position.

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