The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining a highly qualified workforce and offers a variety of career opportunities. At T/m, employment is much more than just work. Employees enrich and develop their love of museums, history, and art while contributing their specific skills and talents to the museum mission.
Thank you for your interest in working at the museum. The museum is an equal opportunity employer.
The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures is seeking dynamic and energetic candidates to interview for the full-time position of Museum Educator. As a member of the Interpretation Department, the Educator is charged with the creation and implementation of public programs and print materials to inspire, delight, and educate the museum’s visitors. The Museum Educator must enjoy working with the public, have stellar oral and written communication skills, and experience in fiscal management.
The Museum Educator is a member of the Interpretation Department and occupies a pivotal role in the interpretation of the museum’s collections. The Museum Educator’s primary responsibility is to advocate for the museum visitors. Under the direction of the Curator of Interpretation, the Museum Educator creates the annual public programming plan, develops and implements public programs, writes and edits education collateral, creates and maintains the education department budget, manages volunteers and interns, conducts object and exhibit research, supports the museum’s curators in the creation of exhibits, delivers tours and programs, and participates as an editor in museum communications.
Salary is $15.29 – $17.96 and will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The National Museum of Toys & Miniatures offers a competitive salary, affordable medical and dental plans (no waiting periods), 403(b) savings plan, paid time off, UMKC tuition assistance (75% of educational fees paid), and paid long-term disability and life insurance benefits. T/m participates in the UMKC System’s Total Reward program, link: https://info.umkc.edu/hr/total-rewards/benefits/
For more information and to apply for the position, visit www.umkc.edu/jobs. Job ID 28673. Application deadline is January 21, 2019. Review of applications will begin mid-January.