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Posted October 22, 2018
Education Facilitator
Sciencenter
Ithaca, New York
Salary Range: $30,000 – 36,000

The Sciencenter, a hands-on science museum in Ithaca, NY, seeks an Education Facilitator to join our education team. The Facilitator has primary responsibility for the delivery of field trip programs and hands-on experiences on the museum floor as well as educational programs for young children (0 – 5 years old) and their families. This individual will engage museum guests through hands-on science activities and demonstrations; work collaboratively with others on special museum projects and assist on grant-funded projects.

For a complete job description and application instructions, visit www.Sciencenter.org/get-involved.

Posted October 22, 2018
Educator
Sciencenter
Ithaca, New York
Salary Range: $30,000 – 36,000

The Sciencenter, a hands-on science museum in Ithaca, NY, seeks an Educator to join our education team. As an Educator you will be responsible for delivery of engaging programs for the Sciencenter’s guests. You will develop and deliver educational programs on a variety of science topics, and engage museum guests through field trip programming. You will have secondary responsibility for the Sciencenter’s adult programs and offsite outreach. You will also work collaboratively with others on special museum projects, planning for summer camp and assisting on grant-funded projects.

For a complete job description and application instructions, visit www.Sciencenter.org/get-involved.

Posted October 15, 2018
Manager of STEM Theatres
Kaleideum North
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Salary Range: $24,000 – $28,000

Kaleideum is hiring a Manager of STEM Theatres to lead Planetarium and live science presentations. The successful applicant is a charismatic, improvisational, science storyteller. Applicant should be resilient, insightful, innovative, accountable, and relationship-driven with a desire to learn new things and remain generally current on multimedia production, astronomy and STEM topics. The successful candidate will make the scientific method fun and make it his or her mission to engage audiences in STEM shows that are dynamic, exciting, visually impressive, and interactive.

For more about this position, click here.

Posted September 26, 2018
Vice President, Community Engagement
Science World British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Reports to: President & CEO

About Us
Science World is a BC-based charitable organization that engages the people of British Columbia in hands-on, experiential science learning.

Our mission is to ignite wonder and empower dreams through science and nature. Our vision is that within a generation, Canada will be a country of thriving, sustainable communities rooted in scientific literacy, technological innovation and a deep connection to nature.

A rare opportunity to significantly impact STEM literacy across BC

The Opportunity
Well known for fun and flair, Science World makes science learning approachable and captivating through interactive exhibits and hands-on programming. As Vancouver’s science museum and a vital community resource for all British Columbians, we have earned a solid reputation as an experiential learning leader. Over the past year, Science World went through an extensive consultation process and emerged with a bold new strategy aimed at catalyzing a thriving future through deep collaboration and significant scaling of STEAM (the “A” added for Art & Design) learning across the province.

Reporting to the President & CEO, the Vice President of Community Engagement will play a pivotal role in ensuring the success of these collaboration and scaling efforts. The role will provide overall leadership and direction in content development and community partnerships both at our TELUS World of Science building in Vancouver and through outreach programs across the province.

This is a rare and an exciting opportunity for a deeply collaborative leader who will work to support teams, processes and initiatives in service to building community and moving towards our bold new mission and vision. The Vice President will be a member of the Senior Leadership Team and will play a critical leadership role in one of the organization’s key strategic pillar initiatives – Symbiosis: A STEAM Learning Ecosystem for British Columbia. Symbiosis is an emerging learning ecosystem, the first of its kind in Canada, dedicated to connecting classrooms with communities through a robust provincial network of partners and learning opportunities.

Externally, the Vice President of Community Engagement will represent Science World as an engaged leader in the areas of education, science communication and community engagement, including liaising with a broad range of partners, collaborators, donors and community leaders.

With deep knowledge and extensive experience in the field, our ideal candidate has an infectious passion for community collaboration and STEAM education, as well as an accomplished ability to inspire others. This individual brings a track record of success in community-organization applied to connecting and scaling efforts across communications, programs and organizations. Additionally, this Vice President will be someone with a strong competency in building teams, coaching senior staff and supporting creative teams.

We offer a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package, a fun, vibrant team environment and, an opportunity to make a significant impact.

Further information
A full description of this role is available on Science World’s website.