Under the supervision of the Manager of Community Arts and the Assistant Manager of Community Arts, the Museum Educators will teach in various Artful Adventures programs for children in preschool through high school. Programs can include: Artful Adventures Tours, Birthday Parties, Community Partnership Visits, Home School Programs, Off-site Programs, Events and Festivals, What Artists Do Programs, and other various events and programs as needed.

Essential functions include: teach Artful Adventures programs in the Museum’s galleries and studio spaces and off-site at locations such as community centers, after school programs, and libraries; plan customized visits, tours, and art activities with teachers, group leaders, and staff members; work with Community Programs staff to facilitate and teach programs, interact with visitors, and create an enriching museum learning experience.

Qualifications/Requirements: B.A. or B.F.A. in art education, education, or studio art; experience in teaching and working with groups of children; strong organizational and interpersonal skills; flexibility, patience, and self-motivation; studio art experience preferred; 1 to 3 years of museum experience or similar educational environment preferred; must be available to work at least 2 days per week including 1 week day (Mon-Fri); must attend staff meetings and trainings.

For consideration, please submit your cover letter and résumé to: resumes@mfa.org. You may also submit your materials via postal mail to: Human Resources Department, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115.




Type

Staff

Status

Temporary

Schedule

1.00 - 17.00 hours per week

Varied schedule – available to work at least 2 days per week including 1 week day (Mon-Fri)

Posted

May 5, 2017

Department

Education