Current PositionsScience Educator

The Drumheller and District Chamber of Commerce is seeking an enthusiastic and dynamic full-time Science Educator to join the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology (RTMP) located in Drumheller, Alberta. 

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How To Apply

Forward your resume with cover letter, including position(s) you would like to be considered for, to:

Kathy Little
Drumheller & District
Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 999
Drumheller, AB T0J 0Y0
or
Email:
k.little@drumhellerchamber.com

Science Educator

Description:

Science Educators deliver a variety of interactive school and public programs, assist with program development, and ongoing educational activities at the Museum. 

Responsibilities:
• Deliver scheduled education programs and activities; including but not limited to individual school workshops, Edutours, Camp-Ins, public programs, auditorium and amphitheatre presentations, and special events programming.
• Develop and modify education/interpretive programs and activities that fit the Museum’s mandate and, for school programs, the Alberta curriculum.
• Assist with the training of seasonal education staff

Requirements:
• Post-secondary degree with preference towards science, education or drama
• Previous education/interpretive programming experience
• A strong knowledge of Earth and life sciences
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Experience working with children
• Strong MS Office computer skills and comfortable working with technology
• Valid First Aid certification
• Provide a vulnerable sector criminal record check

Assets:
• Leadership or supervisory experience
• Bilingual - English/French (preferred)
• Valid driver’s license

Compensation:
• Salary negotiable
• Group Health Benefits Plan available
• Group RSP Plan available

Start Date: February 2019

Application deadline: Consideration of applications will begin December 17, 2018; however, the competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Forward your resume with cover letter, including salary expectations, to:
Kathy Little, Support Services Manager
Drumheller and District Chamber of Commerce
E: k.little@drumhellerchamber.com

We thank all candidates for their interest. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted. 

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered.  

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