Orpheum Children's Science Museum

Job Opportunities

The Orpheum Children's Science Museum is seeking an Education Coordinator who is creative, energetic, and well-spoken, with strong organizational skills, to develop and deliver educational programming for diverse youth, school, and family audiences. We seek an individual with experience and knowledge of science and arts education, research in informal education, curriculum and instruction for Pre-K through 8th grade. The candidate must have the ability to multi-task, handle a variety of responsibilities under pressure, and work a flexible schedule, including some weekends, evenings, and holidays. Also beneficial for the job is the ability to perform physical activities for 2 -- 3 hours at a time and the ability to carry up to 35 lbs.

Education requirements: BA/BS or MA in Education, Science Education, Museum Education, Museum Studies, or related discipline.

This is a full time position starting immediately. Salaryis commensurate with experience and education. Application deadline is November 15th. Please send your resume and cover letter to Orpheumkids.careers@gmail.com or the Museum at 346 North Neil Street, Champaign, IL 61820.

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If you are interested in employment opportunities, please email or call the museum at 352-5895, and send your resume to the Museum. All volunteers and staff at the Orpheum must fill out an application, and undergo a background check.