Jobs @ NHM

Current openings:

Summer Educator, Pardee-Morris House Coordinator

15-25 hours/week- Rate $15-$18/hr

Preferred Start Date: May 18th, 2020

Primary Responsibilities:

Open and close the house, design and coordinate all programs, tours and activities at the historic c. 1780 Pardee-Morris House.  The House is open June, July and August, Sundays 12-4 PM and for special events during the week such as concerts and lectures.

Additional Responsibilities:

Assist the Education Director with summer programs by leading current and researching potential new programs at the New Haven Museum, staff tables for community outreach events (such as festivals and farmer’s markets) and post social media updates for the Museum.  Source talent and lecturers for the 2021 season and help create education and promotional materials.


B.A. or B.S degree coursework in progress; completed degree preferred in the following areas: History, American Studies, Material Culture, Historic Preservation, Museum Education or related field.

Previous experience teaching and/or giving tours

One or more years working with children and adults in an educational setting that includes in a school as a teacher or instructor, an after-school programmer or summer camp counselor.

Strong communication, computer and social media skills required.  Experience with arts and craft activities also preferred.

Must be able to work Sundays; some Saturdays and evenings required.


Please email a cover letter, resume, and references to


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Events on August 10, 2020
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Ends: August 11, 2020 - 12:00 am


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