The Society's programs for both adults and children are creative and centered around a shared passion for history and bringing the community together to discover more about historical people and places that inspire us today. We are currently looking for outgoing and friendly candidates with excellent communication and multitasking skills to join our staff for the following roles:
CURRENT JOB OPENINGS
EVENTS & OFFICE COORDINATOR | Part-Time (20 Hours/Week)
The Events & Office Coordinator will work with the Director, Staff, and Events Committee to plan every aspect of events, such as coordinating with presenters, writing press releases, ordering food and drinks, monitoring Zoom set up, and scheduling volunteers for the day of each event. The hours are flexible, however the Coordinator is expected to be present at all events including on weekends. This role also requires administrative work such as scheduling Docents for weekday shifts, sending thank you letters, and ordering office supplies.
Qualifications: Strong computer skills, experience or ability to learn Power Point and how to run Zoom meetings, organizational skills, prior event planning and management, interest in learning local history.
MUSEUM EDUCATOR | Part-Time (20 Hours/Week)
The Museum Educator will work with the Director, staff, and Education Committee to plan programs for children. The Educator will communicate with public schools, private schools, and Girl/Boy Scouts leaders to book field trips to the museum. The hours are flexible, however the Educator is expected to lead all youth events including on weekends. A standard list of offerings for students, school clubs, and scouts will be created, in addition to special events open to the public over the summer and at other times of the year (such as local author children’s book signings at the museum or field trips to other historical places). They will also facilitate the annual NHS Senior Scholarship Award and Sundays at the Society programs.
Qualifications: Strong computer skills, prior experience designing and leading classes, events experience, interest in learning local history.
How to Apply
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume by email to
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NO PHONE CALLS. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.