Education Department Manager
The Hands On Children's Museum in Olympia, WA is seeking an experienced Education Department Leader to manage our award-winning museum education programs, events and staff. Museum programs include nine-month preschool, elementary field trip program (onsite and offsite), and partner programs with other agencies including parenting classes and support groups.
Candidate should have a minimum of 3 years experience with development and presentation of informal PS - 4th grade curriculum; development of school and community partnerships; grant management and staff supervision.
This innovative leader will oversee program day to day operations, drive program & curriculum development and outreach for the Museum's growing education department. The position has responsibility for multi-program budget, staff and volunteer oversight, and standard operating procedures that incorporate best practices. Must have strong experience in staff management including hiring, training/professional development, coaching, accountability and disciplinary actions. Excellent knowledge of Washington State Learning Standards, NGSS. Responsible for education program grant tracking and reporting. Must be an excellent communicator with colleagues, staff and the public. Our programs serve children ages three- grade 4 as well as adult events. We are looking for a flexible & creative educational leader who believes in the power of experiential informal education to inspire a life-long love of learning.
|Deadline||March 15, 2018|
|Date Listed:||February 12, 2018|
|Organization||Hands On Children's Museum|
|Address||414 Jefferson St. NE|
|Salary||Full time + benefits. Salary DOQ.|
|Application Instructions||Submit a resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org.|