Posted: Jul 3, 2024
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Museum Educator

Naper Settlement - Naperville, IL
Part-time
Salary: $17.00 Hourly
Application Deadline: N/A
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Job Description

Naper Settlement invites applications for a highly motivated, team-oriented, creative professional for the position of Museum Educator. This part time position is part of the Learning Experiences Department and reports directly to the Director of Learning Experiences. Communicates the interpretive themes of Naper Settlement by conducting educational programs, leading tours, and providing a quality experience to museum visitors of all ages. Develops and prepares interpretive experiences for the education and enjoyment of the public. Represents the Museum to the public in a safe and orderly manner.

Required Skills/Qualifications:

Ability to develop and organize and deliver creative educational experiences. Ability to communicate effectively. Skills in public speaking. Strong organizational skills. Knowledge of or interest in American, Illinois and Naperville History. . Ability to work a flexible schedule including weekends and evening hours. Physical agility, visual and auditory capability. Ability to provide world class customer service.

Bachelors degree required in field of education, history or museum studies preferred. Minimum of two years of work experience required.

Send resume and cover letter to

[email protected] or fax to 630.305.4044

No phone calls please.

Company Description

Experience History at Naper Settlement

Naper Settlement is an outdoor history museum featuring 13 acres of learning and interactive opportunities for all ages. Located in downtown Naperville, Naper Settlement is just steps away from dining, shopping, and the Riverwalk. Visitors are immersed in history as they learn about the past and how it relates to the present, from pioneer times to today. Highlights include special events and programs and activities year-round, both on- and off-site.

Our Mission: Naper Settlement creates community by connecting visitors to Naperville’s history through engaging, unique experiences.

Our Vision: As a reflection of Naperville’s history, the vision of Naper Settlement is to be a vibrant site that fosters visitor, community, and business conversations and enriching, engaging educational opportunities.

Our Values: Naper Settlement values education, preservation, quality visitor experiences, and community and public trust.

More information about Naper Settlement can be found at www.napersettlement.org. REQUIREMENT: PLEASE INCLUDE A COVER LETTER AND RESUME.

Experience History at Naper Settlement Naper Settlement is an outdoor history museum featuring 13 acres of learning and interactive opportunities for all ages. Located in downtown Naperville, Naper Settlement is just steps away from dining, shopping, and the Riverwalk. Visitors are immersed in history as they learn about the past and how it relates to the present, from pioneer times to today. Highlights include special events and programs and activities year-round, both on- and off-site. Our Mission: Naper Settlement creates community by connecting visitors to Naperville’s history through engaging, unique experiences. Our Vision: As a reflection of Naperville’s history, the vision of Naper Settlement is to be a vibrant site that fosters visitor, community, and business conversations and enriching, engaging educational opportunities. Our Values: Naper Settlement values education, preservation, quality visitor experiences, and community and public trust. More information about Naper Settlement can be found at www.napersettlement.org. REQUIREMENT: PLEASE INCLUDE A COVER LETTER AND RESUME.