Visitor Experience Educator

Job Description
Type of Job: 
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

You will be responsible for facilitating inquiry-based learning experiences for audiences of all ages. VE Educators are skillful at creating STEAM interactions that are engaging, effective, and memorable for visitors and program participants. Explora is committed to building a culturally diverse staff that reflects the demographics of New Mexico and strongly encourages applications from candidates of color.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

This position will facilitate demonstrations, activities and programs in STEAM; facilitate experiential educational programs for a variety of audiences, both on-site and through outreach including virtual programs; greet and interact with Explora visitors and school groups, according to Explora’s pedagogy; and collaborate with other educators and Explora staff members

Other Information/Requirements: 

This position requires basic computer skills; experience working with children, especially in a museum or informal setting; and a High School Diploma or GED with preference for Bachelor’s degree in field of emphasis (i.e. early childhood, family studies, physical science, biology, art). An equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted, as long as it directly relates to the essential duties and responsibilities. Bilingual in Spanish preferred.

How to Apply: 

Please send a resume and cover letter to Kristin Leigh, Deputy Director & Director of Community Engagement at [email protected]

Contact Information
Kristin Leigh
Explora Science Center & Children’s Museum
1701 Mountain Rd NW
New Mexico
Zip/Postal Code: 
Business Phone: 
(505) 224-8380
Email Address: 
Internal Info
Date to Post: 
Sep 23 2020
Date to Remove: 
Oct 4 2020

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