Thank you for your interest in Marble Springs State Historic Site!
Marble Springs State Historic Site seeks an Education & Programming Coordinator to support the goals and mission of the site by performing duties including but not limited to, engaging with area schools, creating and executing special events, and coordinating volunteers.
Position Title: Education & Programming Coordinator
Location: Knoxville, TN USA
Salary Range: $13/ Hour (28 hours per week) Wed-Sat: 10am-5pm
Retirement + Match, Sick & Vacation Days, Paid Holidays
The Education and Programming Coordinator is responsible for coordinating programs and special events and assisting the Executive Director with administrative tasks.
Key Responsibilities will include:
Help develop and implement educational programming including events, tours, and field trips
Help plan and execute special events and additional projects.
Assist with marketing, including the preparation of flyers, newspaper ads, and press releases.
Assist in the preparation of bulk mailings.
Schedule and track facilities use, including rentals.
Locate and assist in grant writing
Assist with implementation of volunteer recruitment, training, and retention program.
And other responsibilities as needed
Bachelor's degree preferred, preferably in history, museum studies, communications, education, or related field
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
A positive, personable demeanor; able to relate well with diverse populations/age groups
Prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously, and follow through on issues in a timely manner
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
Keen attention to detail
Excellent communication skills, strong public speaking skills
Demonstrated computer skills and management of database systems; this includes development software, spreadsheets, and web applications
Capacity to exercise sound independent judgment within areas of responsibility
Social media savvy
A valid driver’s license
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
This position requires the ability to do one or more of the following throughout the day: stand, walk, sit, bend and reach above and below shoulder level. It involves frequent repetitive motion (typing, filing, etc.) This position requires the ability to lift and carry up to 40lbs. The noise level in the work environment is highly variable, from quiet to loud.
To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information of three references to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Position is available immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.