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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. Opened in 1982, the Museum, anchored aboard the former USS Intrepid, a National Historic Landmark, has welcomed more than 2 million visitors since 2012. The Mission of the Intrepid Museum is to promote the awareness and understanding of history, science and service through its collections, exhibitions and programming, in order to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth.                 
Part Time Educator (29hrs per week) is sought for delivering on and off-site and virtual programs that make use of the Museum’s collection to engage K-12 students, families and adults, including individuals with cognitive, sensory, physical, emotional and behavioral disabilities. A regular schedule can be established in conversation with Educational Team Leads but candidates must be able to commit to one regular 6 or 8-hour weekend day as part of weekly schedule.  Responsibilities include:
●      Delivery of programs for families, teachers and other specialized events 
●      Program delivery for general education, inclusion, ICT and self-contained special education classes, adult groups and other group bookings in person or delivered virtually
●      Program preparation, break-down and light administrative assistance as needed
$25 per hour.   29 hours per week. 
 Qualifications:
  • A minimum of a bachelor's degree in education, science, history, museum studies or a related field. 
  • Understanding of object-and inquiry-based teaching practices.
  • Comfortable teaching interdisciplinary history and science programs to varied audiences.
  • understanding of differentiating lessons to meet specific academic and social-emotional learning goals
  • Confidence with Windows Office suite, Google suite and basic digital communication tools such as Google Meet, Zoom and MS Teams
  • Equivalent of one year related experience working with varied populations in an educational setting a plus
  • Knowledge of best practices for Multilingual Learners and disability specific instructional strategies a plus
  • Multilingual or bi-lingual a plus
 
A successful candidate:
  • Must be able to teach multi-generational groups in a variety of settings with ease and confidence
  • Have excellent communication and organizational abilities.
  • Be able to work collaboratively and flexibly with colleagues and off-site partners 
  • Be able to commit to working one weekend day as part of their regular schedule
 
We offer a competitive salary and the opportunity to be a part of a very rewarding time in the Museum’s history!  
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.
 
Intrepid Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the goal of building a culturally diverse staff and strongly encourages applications from minority candidates.
For consideration e-mail resume/coverletter to: resume@intrepidmuseum.org. Be sure to include Group Programs Associate in the subject line.
NO PHONE CALLS.
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
 
 
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is an equal opportunity employer.