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Science Museum Educator

Are you looking for a part-time job that lets you lead a crowd to the edge of the known universe? Would you like to share your love of science with everyone from toddlers to senior citizens? Then we have the job for you!

The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center seeks a part-time Science Museum Educator with a firm grasp of science, technology, engineering and/or mathematics and excellent communications skills to work with our visitors and program participants, here and all over New England.

Ideal candidates will be quick learners and comfortable with technology of all kinds.  Minimum requirements: Associates degree in a science, technology, engineering and/or mathematics field OR one year experience in teaching, presenting, training, demonstrating and/or creating exhibits in a school, science center, museum, planetarium or related setting, or other appropriate experiences related to astronomy, aviation, earth or space science.

Weekends required. Schedule may also include nights and overnights. Starting pay: $12/hour.

For electronic submission, send cover letter, resume and completed application to, include “Science Educator” in the subject line.

Applicants can also mail their completed application materials to: McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center, Attn: Science Educator Search, 2 Institute Drive, Concord, NH 03301.

Application can be downloaded here. No phone calls please. EOE.


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