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Manager of In-Gallery Programs 

Description

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures will be the world’s premier institution dedicated to the art and science of movies. Located at Wilshire and Fairfax in Los Angeles, the Museum will be simultaneously immersive, experimental, educational, and entertaining. More than a museum, this dynamic film center will offer unparalleled experiences and insights into movies and movie-making.

We are looking for a creative professional to lead our in-gallery and interpretative programs. Reporting to the Director of Education and Public Engagement, you will develop and oversee programs that serve audiences of all ages in engaging, participatory, and multi-sensory ways. Using all museum galleries including special exhibitions, in collaboration with the Director of Education and Public Engagement, you will create programs for visitors to connect to the history, artistry and science of film and filmmaking. The position will lead efforts to create tours across content areas to include breaking down the filmmaking process and thinking thoughtfully and inclusively about film history. In addition to developing the in-gallery programs, you will develop a training program to ensure all paid part-time educators employ museum education best practices including inquiry-based techniques, object-based learning principles, and creative hands-on activities. Project management and the ability to nurture staff development and good team dynamics are also essential skills.

You Will:

  • Conceptualize and implement multiple programs including in-gallery activities, daily tours, and in-gallery demonstrations.
  • Collaborate with Visitor Services department to create a pipeline of opportunity for all customer-facing staff.
  • In collaboration with the Director of Education and Public Engagement, develop evaluation instruments and conduct evaluations of programs.
  • Lead a team of up to 50 part-time educators, maintaining a training program, team cohesion and effectiveness.
 
Position Requirements

You Have:

  • BA degree in, education, art history, film studies, museum studies or related field
  • 3+ years’ experience leading development of museum education programs
  • Strong background in museum interpretive techniques and educational practice required
  • Experience with budgeting and tracking spending
  • Excellent listening and clear, concise communication skills-both written and verbal
  • Leadership qualities and work as a member of a team

Our Benefits:

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision
  • PTO and Sick Time
  • 401(k)
 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Education BA degree in, education, art history, film studies, museum studies or related field  
Position Manager of In-Gallery Programs  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  
Open Date 2/21/2020  
Location Los Angeles  
About the Organization The Academy is the world's preeminent movie related organization, comprised of 8,000+ accomplished men and women working in cinema. We recognize and uphold excellence in the motion picture arts and sciences, inspire imagination, and connect the world through the medium of motion pictures.





 
EOE Statement The Academy is committed to equal opportunity in employment and to creating and valuing diversity in its workforce. Maintaining a diverse workforce is important to the Academy. The Academy enforces a strict policy that prohibits discrimination in hiring, training, compensation, promotion, transfer, or termination, whether on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation or genetic information. This includes a workplace that is free of all forms of harassment. Also, to help foster diversity, the Academy uses programs that ensure fairness of opportunity, pay, and growth to all applicants and employees. Every employee of the Academy is required to follow this policy and to preserve the Academy’s commitment to diversity.  

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