Education & Special Events Manager

Lewisburg Children's Museum
Job Description

Position type: full-time, hourly, benefits eligible

Location: Lewisburg Children’s Museum, Lewisburg, PA

Job Purpose: LCM Education & Special Events Manager is responsible for developing educational programs, classes, and special events. In addition to onsite programs, this position manages the Museum’s outreach endeavors, including, but not limited to, after-school programs, community events, and partner organization collaborations.

Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-5:00 pm, weekend and evening availability required

Rate: $15-$17 per hour; health insurance; and PTO

 

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Develop and manage an annual program plan and budget that adds value to visitor experiences, supports museum projects, and reaches targeted audiences

  • Develop, implement, facilitate and maintain program offerings, including field trips, after school, classes and workshops, camps and special events

  • Assist Executive Director in leading staff in the implementation of the Museum’s educational activities

  • Research and support staff in the identification of funding support for education programs and exhibits

 

Role Requirements:

  • 2-3 years of experience in informal or formal education settings required or a BA in Education

  • Supervisory experience working in a team environment preferred

  • Enjoy working with children and promoting learning through play

  • Exceptional customer service skills. Must be welcoming, attentive, and responsive to visitors and colleagues

  • Responsible self-starter with problem solving skills and ability to work in a high-energy, fast-paced environment

  • Basic to proficient computer skills needed with the ability to be trained on Point of Sale, G-Suite, and database software

  • Flexibility and adaptiveness. Willingness to grow and help the LCM grow.



     

    About Us

    Lewisburg Children’s Museum is an equal-opportunity, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization located in Lewisburg, PA. LCM inspires learning, imagination, play through hands-on enriching educational experiences in a safe and accessible environment. The LCM’s team consists of professionally playful staff who enjoy a positive, energetic, and guest-service oriented work environment. Help us enrich the lives of children in the Susquehanna River Valley by joining our team!

     

    Lewisburg Children’s Museum provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, marital status, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its programs and activities.

     

    To apply, please email resume and cover letter to:  kahla@lewisburgchildrensmuseum.org

    Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

     

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