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Lead Summer Camp Science Educator

Join the Education team at Discovery Space this summer as a Summer Camp Lead Science Educator. Educators will be directly responsible for delivering quality educational science programs and hands-on science activities. 30-35 hours/week. Successful candidates will have had experience managing groups of more than 15 children and a strong background in STEM content.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Implementing Discovery Space camp curriculum and engaging campers
  • Overseeing volunteers assigned to help with camp
  • Prep and cleanup of program materials
  • Constant communication with Camp Director (including checking email daily)
  • Monitoring the health and safety of all campers
  • Other duties as assigned

This is a fast-paced position and will require a considerable amount of time working on your feet. Current CPR and First Aid Certification preferred. Background checks will be required.
Posted February 21, 2018


Summer Camp Science Educator

Join the Education team at Discovery Space this summer as a Summer Camp Science Educator. Educators will be directly responsible for helping to facilitate quality educational science programs and hands-on science activities while managing all campers and their safety. 30-35 hours/week. Successful candidates will have had experience managing groups of more than 15 children and will demonstrate strong communication and customer service skills. Previous experience working in a leadership role preferred.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Implementing Discovery Space camp curriculum and engaging campers
  • Overseeing volunteers assigned to help with camp
  • Prep and cleanup of all spaces used by campers
  • Constant communication with Camp Director (including checking email daily)
  • Monitoring the health and safety of all campers
  • Overseeing snack/lunch time and outside play time
  • Other duties as assigned

This is a fast-paced position and will require a considerable amount of time working on your feet. Current CPR and First Aid Certification preferred. Background checks will be required.
Posted February 21, 2018


Summer Camp Classroom Assistant

Join the Education team at Discovery Space this summer as a Summer Camp Classroom Assistant. Classroom Assistants will be directly responsible for assisting in the delivery of quality educational science programs and hands-on science activities. They will also be responsible for helping to manage all campers and their safety. Classroom Assistants will also be expected to help open or close the museum for before care (7:30-9am) and after care (4-5:30pm). 30 hours per week. Successful candidates will have had experience managing groups of more than 15 children and demonstrate strong communication and customer service skills.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Prep and cleanup of all spaces used by campers
  • Program materials management
  • Constant communication with Camp Director (including checking email daily)
  • Before and/or After care
  • Monitoring the health and safety of all campers
  • Overseeing snack/lunch time and outside play time
  • Other duties as assigned

This is a fast-paced position and will require a considerable amount of time working on your feet. Current CPR and First Aid Certification preferred. Background checks will be required.
Posted February 21, 2018


Summer Camp Education Internship

May-August

Join the Education team this summer as an intern. Gain experience facilitating educational programs, planning camp curriculum, managing program materials, parent communication and more! This is a fast-paced position and will require a considerable amount of time working on your feet. Current CPR and First Aid Certification preferred. Background checks will be required. Successful candidates will have had some experience working with children in groups and will demonstrate strong organization and communication skills. Minimum commitment of 20 hours/week for 8 weeks.
Posted February 21, 2018


Summer MaD Lab Internship

June-August

Interested in the maker movement? Do you enjoy working with children? Join the Education team this summer as a MaD Lab Intern and work in Discovery Space’s makerspace helping to facilitate various maker projects with our visitors! Gain experience planning and leading maker projects, in this fun fast-paced role. This position will require a considerable amount of time working on your feet and background checks will be required. Successful candidates will have had experience working with children and will demonstrate initiative and strong problem-solving skills. High school and undergraduate aged applicants encouraged to apply. There are 4 positions available. 1 position will be funded thanks to a grant from AAUW. Minimum commitment of 8 hours/week for 6 weeks.
Posted February 21, 2018


Social Media and Photography Internship

June-August

Join our team this summer and gain practical experience documenting our 2018 Summer Camps. Successful candidates will have previous experience with photography and social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter. This fun fast-paced role will require creativity and proficient writing skills. Minimum time commitment of 8 hours/week for 6 weeks.
Posted February 21, 2018


Apply securely online for any of these positions.

Please email Olivia Perdew, Education Manager at with any questions.


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