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JOB ID: 1548
JOB TITLE: Temporary Pre/Post-Camp Program Assistant
DESCRIPTION: Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History seek Temporary, Pre/Post-Camp Program Assistants to work with the museum staff to implement fun, engaging, and educational activities for inter-age groups of children during the museums' pre/post-camp program. Program assistants will participate in activities designed and directed by the pre/post-camp supervisor, interact with children, and ensure safety of campers at all times.
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: We are seeking individuals with an interest in creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for children ages 6-13. Candidates should embrace the museums' student-centered, inquiry-based philosophy and be able to work with a team. Some college-level coursework in education, art, art history, psychology, the sciences or related fields required. Experience working with children in a structured environment (ie in a museum, camp, traditional classroom, daycare, or recreational setting) required. Strong communication and classroom management skills and an interest in education are beneficial.
HOURS/AVAILABILITY SCHEDULE: Mondays-Fridays, June 11-August 24, 2018, 7 - 9:00 am or 2:30 to 6:00 pm
The following PA Act 153 clearances, or proof of application of clearances, are required prior to beginning employment and as a condition of continued employment:
• Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance
• Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check
• FBI Fingerprint Criminal Background Check
To apply/register online for the clearances, please visit Child Abuse Clearance Forms.
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh is interested in candidates who, through their experience and collaborations, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the Carnegie Museums community.
Carnegie Museums is an EEO-1 Affirmative Action Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability.