Open Position: Education Assistant (Part-time/Temporary)

The Education Coordinator is in need of assistance for various educational programs.  For this reason we are looking for two people to work part-time at the museum. The assistants would arrive at 10:30 on their scheduled days and leave at 4:00. They would have a half-hour unpaid lunch break. These positions will start as soon as possible and end September 1st, in accordance with our busy season. Interested parties are not required to have any prior museum experience and will be given on-site training. Assistants will be paid $7.50 an hour until June 30th and $10.15 an hour from July 1st-September 1st. Weekend work will be required. Anyone who is interested should submit a resume to c-nnegron@pa.gov to be reviewed by the Education Coordinator, Nicole Negron. For more information, please contact us at (570) 636-2070.

Education Assistants will:

-Assist with all special programs

-Help with on-site educational activities

-May occasionally need to travel off-site for special programs

-Man the front desk as needed

-Give tours as needed

-Assist with various other museum functions

Necessary Skills:

-Be willing to perform public speaking

-Ability to follow directions

-Work effectively in a team setting

-Interact with large varieties and volumes of people



Eckley Miners’ Village Museum is administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, in partnership with the Eckley Miners’ Village Associates, a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.