Teacher Educator

Museum of Science - Boston, MA - Full time

Museum of Science - Boston, MA - Full time

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Teacher Educator

Museum of Science, Boston

www.mos.org

Innovation and creativity come from the unique perspectives of a diverse staff. We value your perspective.

SUMMARY STATEMENT:

The Teacher Educator, as part of the Museum's Professional Development Team, will develop innovative programs and provide leadership in professional learning programs both onsite and in the community, as well as, build and support school district and university partnerships. Educators with experience teaching and pedagogical knowledge and STEM content and/or school based science instruction will plan and deliver single and multi- day learning sessions for educators utilizing the unique resources of the Museum's learning environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Deliver 1 – 5 half or whole day workshops each week or as scheduled on-site and in the community.
  • Co-host five week-long sabbaticals and lead summer programming for teachers each year.
  • Participate in three to five PD development and/or revision cycles per year.
  • Support ~1,500 teacher learners in designed programs such as workshops and institutes as well as through informal interactions such as resource reviews and field trip planning.
  • Write or assist with 6 – 10 program report narratives annually.
  • Work Schedule Tuesday – Saturday.

WORK SCHEDULE:

This position is full-time, 40hrs/wk, Tuesday-Saturday

REPORTS TO:

Manager, Teacher Professional Development

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor of Science or Arts Degree.
  • 5 or more years of science/engineering education experience.
  • Experience in the development and delivery of K-12 school-based science and/or engineering educational programs.
  • Knowledge of one or more science disciplinary content or engineering disciplinary content.
  • Demonstrated experience presenting STEM professional development programs.
  • Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Start with and maintain a safe driving record so that the Museum's insurance carrier approves you for driving Museum vehicles. This includes being comfortable driving full-sized vans in urban, rural, and highway settings.

STARTING SALARY:

Exempt (Salaried).

BENEFITS:

Benefits for full-time, exempt (salaried) staff include: free parking, T accessibility, 23 vacation days, 12 holidays, 5-10 sick days, medical, dental, and vision insurance, short- and long-term disability, life insurance, retirement and savings plan, health care/dependent care flex spending plan, employee discounts, employee referral program, tuition assistance, professional development, direct deposit, free admission, free Duck Tours, discounted movie passes, and much more!

The Museum of Science is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by federal, state or local law. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment, and where employees are treated with respect and dignity.

No phone inquiries, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted within two to four weeks of initial application.

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Stem Teacher

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