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 Professional Development Staff Assistant, Engineering is Elementary

Museum of Science, Boston

www.mos.org


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SUMMARY STATEMENT:

In a collaborative team environment, assist in supporting the activities of the Engineering is Elementary Professional Development (PD) team as they facilitate curriculum workshops for teachers. This includes ordering, shipping, and preparing workshop materials, data entry related to workshops, and effectively communicating with other PD team staff to ensure a high-quality workshop experience for teachers.

ENGINEERING IS ELEMENTARY:

The Engineering is Elementary (EiE) project aims to foster engineering and technological literacy among children. EiE is creating a research-based, standard driven, and classroom-tested curriculum that integrates engineering and technology concepts and skills with elementary science topics. EiE lessons not only promote K-12 science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) learning, but also connect with literacy and social studies. Storybooks featuring children from a variety of cultures and backgrounds introduce students to an engineering problem. Students are then challenged to solve a problem similar to that faced by the storybook character. Through a hands-on engineering design challenge, students work in teams to apply their knowledge of science and mathematics; use their inquiry and problem-solving skills; and tap their creativity as they design, create, and improve possible solutions. In the end, students realize that everyone can engineer!


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Contributes to successful facilitation of 50-80 teacher workshops per year by preparing materials.


WORK SCHEDULE:

This position is full-time, 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday.


REPORTS TO:

Manager, Professional Development


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Six (6) months or more of experience
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in a busy environment
  • Demonstrated ability to function in a detail oriented environment
  • Demonstrated organizational skills


STARTING SALARY:

Non-Exempt (Hourly). Commensurate with experience.


BENEFITS:

Benefits for full-time, non-exempt (hourly) staff include: free parking, T accessibility, 15 vacation days, 12 holidays, 5-10 sick days, medical, dental, and vision insurance, short- and long-term disability, life insurance, retirement and savings plan, health care/dependent care flex spending plan, employee discounts, employee referral program, tuition assistance, professional development, direct deposit, free admission, free Duck Tours, discounted movie passes, and much more!


The Museum of Science is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by federal, state or local law. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment, and where employees are treated with respect and dignity.


No phone inquiries, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted within two to four weeks of initial application.



For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/536427-29460   

  Metro Area Boston MA
  Job Location City Boston
  Job Location State Massachusetts
  Job Location Zip 02114
  Job Category Education and Training
  Prefered Experience 0 year(s)
  Job Type Full time
 
  Job Posting Date Mar. 15, 2017
 

Organization Details

  Organization Name Museum of Science
  Organizational Focus Museums and Historical Societies
  Contact Person Steven Marchio
  Contact Phone none posted
  Contact Fax none posted
  Contact Email smarchio@mos.org
  Web Address https://www.applicantpro.com/j/536427-29460

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