1) Executive Director, Puget Sound Maritime Historical Society, closes April 30
2) Museum Learning Intern
The USS Constitution Museum is seeking two energetic summer interns to engage summer camp audiences in an educational program called David’s Story. Come intern in a hands-on, minds-on environment where inter-generational groups seek enjoyable, educational experiences can have fun and learn as they explore history together. Interns will be employed in a variety of capacities including: planning and implementing programs for summer camp groups, interpreting exhibits for museum visitors, engaging the community in public activities, and empowering themselves by developing confidence, public speaking, and leadership skills. Interns work under the supervision of the Outreach Learning Coordinator and are expected to be able to provide 8-10 weeks from June-August. Some weekend work may be required. Training will be provided. Qualifications include: interest in history, excellent spoken and written communication skills, and experience teaching in a variety of settings. Current enrollment in museum studies, education, or history programs is preferred. To apply, send letter of interest, resume, and references to Rebecca Crawford, Outreach Learning Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 1812, Boston, MA 02129. Application deadline April 24. For more information, please call 617-426-1812 x131.
3) USS Constitution Museum Volunteer
All Hands on Deck! The USS Constitution Museum seeks volunteers to help enhance our visitor’s experience. Come volunteer in a hands-on, minds-on environment and directly assist staff in outreach, visitor experiences, or research. We are looking for enthusiastic and friendly people interested in history to help in a variety of tasks including greeting visitors, assisting families in the galleries, staffing special events and much more! Benefits include free parking, training sessions, and discounts at the Museum gift shop. Flexible opportunities for weekday, weekend, and evening schedules are available. Contact Rebecca Crawford, Outreach Learning Coordinator, at 617-426-1812 x131 or email@example.com to receive a volunteer application. Volunteer opportunities for Summer 2009 start mid-May ‑ come join our crew!
4) Curatorial Assistant, River & Rowing Museum, closes April 14.