Phalen Consulting Inc. is
looking for an Education Coordinator for the West Chicago
on a part-time contract basis. The
contract is a six months renewable contract.
Duties: Develop and manage
both in-house and outreach programs for school children, families and
adults. Ability to create programs to
coincide with Illinois
curriculum guidelines. Participate as
team member with museum staff to design activities for use with exhibits. Some travel to local schools and other venues
Qualifications: Museum work experience. Knowledge of educational practices and
children’s learning abilities. Bachelor
degree with major work in education or related field. Advanced degree in Museum Studies, Public
History, Education or related field preferred.
Knowledge of Spanish language a plus.
Compensation based on
experience, 12-14 hours a week. Must
occasionally work on weekends and evenings.
No benefits are provided. Send
cover letter, resume and the names of three references by October 15, to Sara
Phalen, sphalen@..., West
Museum , 132 Main Street , West
Chicago , IL 60185 .