Seasonal Public Programs Educator

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Deadline to Apply:

Thursday, March 15, 2018, 5:00pm

Address:

Manteo, NC
United States

Job Category:

Job

Job Type:

Part-time

Job Description:

POSITION:                  Seasonal Educator

 

LOCATION:                NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island

                                    PO Box 967, 374 Airport Road

                                    Manteo, NC  27954

                                    252-473-3494

 

DURATION:               May 27 – Nov 27, 2018 (May be flexible)

                                    32 hours per week; evening, weekend, and holiday work required

 

SALARY:                    $11.32 per hour

 

QUALIFICATIONS:    Applicants should be articulate; have good public speaking and organizational skills and be able to interact well with the general public, children, co-workers, and volunteers.  Graduation from a four-year college is required; candidates must have a degree in Biology, Marine Sciences, Natural Resources, Environmental Education, Parks and Rec, Teaching or a related field.  Prior experience working with the public, adaptability to different teaching situations, a flexible schedule, and a valid driver’s license are required.  Teaching experience and a working knowledge of the Outer Banks flora and fauna are preferred, but not required.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:   Seasonal Educators provide education support at the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island.  Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:  conducting public education programs (sharks, sea turtles, jellyfish, etc.); handling live animals; showing educational videos; introducing guest speakers; providing information to Aquarium visitors, including teachers, students, and the general public; staffing discovery carts and learning stations; answering questions in various galleries; monitoring the Sea Senses touch pools; and assisting with other tasks as assigned.  This position requires the ability to assemble educational materials, to research marine and aquatic topics, and to speak to small and large audiences.  Additional responsibilities and projects will be assigned by the Education Curator or the full-time Educators.

 

DEADLINE:                5:00 P.M. March 15, 2018

TO APPLY:                  Send via email or postal mail a cover letter, current resume, and state application form PD-107, which may be downloaded from the following url:

https://www.ncdps.gov/div/JJ/pd107ltr.pdf

 

Email: paul.mazzei@ncaquariums.com       

Postal Mail: NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island

                                                C/O Paul Mazzei

                                                PO Box 967/374 Airport Rd.

                                                Manteo, NC 27954

Position Start Date:

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Job Duration:

Seasonal

How to Apply:

DEADLINE:                5:00 P.M. March 15, 2018

TO APPLY:                  Send via email or postal mail a cover letter, current resume, and state application form PD-107, which may be downloaded from the following url:

https://www.ncdps.gov/div/JJ/pd107ltr.pdf

 

Email: paul.mazzei@ncaquariums.com       

Postal Mail: NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island

                                                C/O Paul Mazzei

                                                PO Box 967/374 Airport Rd.

                                                Manteo, NC 27954

Job Compensation:

Salary

Compensation Information:

Seasonal educators receive $11.32/hour and generally work approximately 32 hours per week.

Contact Name:

Paul Mazzei

Contact Phone:

(252)475-2309

Contact Email:

paul.mazzei@ncaquariums.com