Museum Educator – Cranbrook Art Museum

Part Time / Temporary

DESCRIPTION: Museum Educators at Cranbrook Art Museum develop and present educational programs in the topics of art, architecture, and design for a variety of constituents, including field trip programs for students from Oakland and Wayne Counties, including Detroit and Pontiac public schools.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: This may include researching new programs or demonstrations, writing up protocols, or being responsible for the development, materials preparation, and delivery of certain programs.  Daily duties may also include presenting demonstrations in the museum and delivering educational programs to the general public or school groups.  Schedules for Museum Educators will vary and may require weekend or evening assignment.

REQUIREMENTS: Positive experience working with children and adults in a public setting. Enthusiasm for the subject and an eagerness to share that enthusiasm with learners of all ages. College level studio art, art history or art education courses required (a Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred). Minimum of one year of experience teaching a variety of ages, either formal or informal required. Proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Customer service experience and the ability to positively and effectively work with varied constituents including the public, school personnel, students, and volunteers.

APPLICATION: To apply, download the Cranbrook Employment Application Form.

Completed materials (including Application form, cover letter, and resume) should be sent to:

humanresources@cranbrook.edu; copy sdoty@cranbrook.edu

Posted on the MMA website 10/17.

  
 The Michigan Museums Association is supported in part by an award from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Michigan Museums Association       313-334-7643       PO Box 5246, Cheboygan, MI 49721      lcbrisson@michiganmuseums.org

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