Do you have passion for inspiring students through curiosity and discovery? Do you want to see the excitement in a child’s face when they light up a lightbulb or touch a human bone for the first time? Do you want to serve communities throughout Washington state? Look no further than Pacific Science Center! Science on Wheels is our Outreach Education team, currently looking for new educators who are devoted to providing access to quality science exploration for all. As an Outreach Educator, you have the opportunity to bring the best of Pacific Science Center to schools, libraries and community events across the Pacific Northwest. Science is everywhere; so are we!
This is an education and performance focused position. Working mostly in K-8 schools, you will spark excitement with entertaining and captivating science shows, fun and inquiry-based workshops, and interactive exhibits on all sorts of science topics! You will also be a key part of Pacific Science Center’s Access for All initiative, helping us to reach our goal of serving at least 85,000 Title 1 students this school year. Candidates that speak more than one language are strongly encouraged to apply.
If you want to get your foot in the door in the informal education, non-profit, or museum field, this is a great place to start. As an organization that seeks to nurture excellence in our people, we offer a range professional development opportunities to help you achieve your goals in this position and beyond.
Outreach Educators can plan to be traveling throughout Washington anywhere between 1 to 5 nights a week, with a maximum of 14 nights a month. Shifts are scheduled mostly during the school day, but also include several weekend and evening shifts per month. All travel expenses are covered. By joining the Pacific Science Center community, you will receive the full membership benefits that include free passes to IMAX films, Laser shows, Science Lectures, and more!
For part time application and job posting see the following link: https://chj.tbe.taleo.net/chj04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=PACSCI&cws=1&rid=915
For full time application and job posting see the following link: https://chj.tbe.taleo.net/chj04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=PACSCI&cws=1&rid=914