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GOALS for Girls Summer, Full-time Seasonal Staff - 2 Positions
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a non-profit, educational institution featuring the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world’s fastest jets and a guided missile submarine. The Mission of the Intrepid Museum is to promote the awareness and understanding of history, science and service, in order to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth.
We are seeking staff for GOALS (Greater Opportunities Advancing Leadership and Science) for Girls Summer Intensive during the summer of 2023. Individuals will be responsible for attending program training, implementing summer curricula to rising 9th and 10th grade female students and participating in summer program assessment. Total employment commitment from June 28 to August 18, 2023.
Pay range: $7,000-$8,000
Under the guidance of Museum staff, responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:
  • Preparing, planning for and implementing daily lessons and activities.
  • Committing to extended work hours on certain days including:
    • Student showcase evening (confirmed date: August 8, 2023)
    • Overnight program at the Museum from August 11 to August 12, 2023.
  • Coordinating and supervising program participants at the Museum and during off-site fieldtrips..
  • Maintaining clean classrooms and storage spaces.
  • Attending all summer staff meetings.
  • Being responsible for classroom management and upholding appropriate participant behavior.
  • Creating/maintaining a respectful and caring environment with participants.
  • Inventorying lunches, drinks, daily supplies and report status to Manager.
  • Adhering to safety rules and guidelines of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
  • Other program-related duties as required by management.
Ideal candidates have experience working with teens in a supervised after-school, summer program, or school setting. Candidates should have classroom management skills; demonstrate an understanding of age-appropriate activities; and have enthusiasm for teaching and learning. Candidates should have knowledge of and experience with conflict resolution philosophy and techniques (especially team building skills, problem solving and constructive criticism) specific to middle and high school girls. Experience with delivering youth development workshops and/or STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) related curricula, or lesson plans a plus. The ideal candidate will be eager to be part of a professional learning environment, have strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple tasks.
Qualified candidates will possess or be in the process of obtaining a BS/BA in psychology, social/community development, education, science (chemistry, biology, physics, geology, computer science, engineering and/or technology) or related fields. MS/MA in social science, education or science a plus. The candidate should possess strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to speak languages in addition to English, a plus. Certification or willingness to be trained in CPR and First Aid required.
Intrepid realizes that it is rare an applicant meets 100% of the qualifications for a given role. If much of this job description describes you, then we encouraged you to apply.
We offer a competitive salary, benefits and the opportunity to be a part of a very rewarding time in the Museum’s history!  
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring from a diverse pool of candidates – as such we encourage you to apply regardless of your race, religion, age, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, pregnancy status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other differences. We believe that a range of lived experiences, voices, and perspectives directly contributes to the success of our team. If you are interested in a job role, we encourage you to apply to any open position even if you do not consider yourself 100% qualified for a specific role. Our goal is to recruit, train, promote, develop, and provide other conditions of employment to the person who is well-suited for the role.
We offer a competitive salary, benefits and the opportunity to be a part of a very rewarding time in the Museum’s history! 
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Due to the volume of applications, we will contact only selected candidates for interviews. No phone calls please.
Intrepid does not offer a relocation package or reimbursement of travel cost.
Thank you for your interest in the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is an equal opportunity employer.