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Birthday Party Educator 

Location Museum of Life and Science  
About the Organization The Museum of Life and Science is one of North Carolina's top family destinations, located less than five miles from downtown Durham. Situated on 84-acres, our interactive science park includes a two-story science center, one of the largest butterfly conservatories on the East Coast and beautifully landscaped outdoor exhibits which are safe havens for rescued black bears, lemurs, and endangered red wolves. Other popular attractions include over 60 species of live animals, Dinosaur Trail, Ellerbe Creek Railway, and Hideaway Woods. Our mission is to create a place of lifelong learning where people, from young child to senior citizen, embrace science as a way of knowing about themselves, their community, and their world.  
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  

The Museum is seeking individuals to join our Birthday Party Educational team. These positions are part time and scheduled primarily on the weekends. The positions support the Museum by leading themed and non-themed children's birthday parties.

•Set up classroom for parties, including materials, activities, and animals
•Act as point of contact for party host and assist them however necessary
•Present 30 minute programs on a wide variety of topics to parties
•Lead clean up and restore classroom to original state post-party
•Other duties as necessary

Position Requirements

Qualified candidates will have:
•High school diploma/GED
•Experience working with young children
•Customer service experience
•Good communication skills
•Ability to work weekends (average 4-6 weekend days a month)
•Willingness and ability to work with live animals and insects
•Ability to stand on one's feet for up to 4 hours at a time and lift 15 lbs.
•Interest or experience in education or science
•Experience in leading education-based programs

Shift Weekends  
Pay Range $10.51 hr  
EOE Statement The Museum is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Category Guest Services  

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