Employment at FAM

Available Positions

Volunteer Positions Available

 

FAM is seeking volunteers to assist with researching, grant writing, and creating new traveling education programs. Please contact Rachel Carder for additional information at rcarder@famcc.org or 540.371.30317 ext. 138.

Education and Public Programs Coordinator

Reports To:

President & CEO

Grade Level:

Exempt or Non-Exempt:

Exempt

F/T or P/T:

F/T

Education:

Minimum of a BA in History, Museum Studies or related field, or equivalent.

Experience:

2-3 years experience in developing, implementing and maintaining education and public programs in a museum or arts environment.  Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel required. Past Perfect 5 data base experience helpful.

Responsibilities:

Works with the President & CEO in developing K-12 education and public programs, as well as special events, that support the museum’s mission and vision.

 

EDUCATION

  • Develop, implement and maintain the FAM’s K-12 education programming.
  • Cultivate and maintain relationships with academics, artisans, librarians, and other partners to facilitate the development of programs.
  • Develop methods of evaluating the museum’s education and public programs.
  • Create education programs to supplement exhibition content, as well as provide input into exhibition development.
  • Oversee delivery of K-12 programs.
  • Work with Community Outreach Specialist to train volunteers on exhibition content, education programming, etc…
  • Develop and track departmental budget, to include program and personnel expenses.
  • Oversee FAM’s intern program.

 

PUBLIC PROGRAMS

  • Create, develop, and implement public programming and special events to include but not limited to: lectures, tours, First Friday programming, and exhibit openings.
  • Serve as on-site coordinator for all public programs.
  • Work with Development & Marketing Officer to develop and manage print and web materials, as well as oversee the museum’s calendar of events.

 

Develop and track departmental budget, to include program and personnel expenses.

 

Attend museum functions, as required, including those scheduled on evenings and weekends.

 

Perform such other duties as may be assigned.

PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME, COVER LETTER, and REFERENCES TO SPOORE@FAMCC.ORG