Brain Building Together (BBT) Explorer
Share Brain Building Moments with caregivers, infants, and
toddlers through supportive conversations and play in the Brain Building Together (BBT) early childhood exhibit! BBT Explorers operate the BBT exhibit designed for adults with
children ages birth – 3. This position promotes enjoyable and meaningful
visitor experiences, maintains a safe and clean environment, and supports the
exhibit’s educational goals by helping adult caregivers understand their role
in their child’s healthy development through casual conversations and play. BBT
Explorers collaborate with the Director of Early Childhood Education to further
develop and implement this new, high-quality, learning and play exhibit
environment for families with infants and toddlers.
seek applicants with the ability to create a warm, welcoming, developmentally
appropriate, and supportive environment for diverse parents, caregivers, and
young children. Applicants must have a background in early childhood
development. Must be comfortable standing, stooping, and sitting on the floor. Professional
experience as a parent educator or infant/toddler educator is preferred but not
required. Other preferred qualifications include: experience with educational
documentation, knowledge of a language other than English, and/or skill in a
creative, enrichment area.
Part time: Weekend and at least one weekday shift is required. Some flexibility in scheduling is required.
How To Apply:
Please send resume and cover letter to Early Childhood Education Director, Alli Leake
phone calls, please.
August 30, 2019
About this Organization:
Discovery Museum is a hands-on museum
that blends science, nature, and play, inspiring families to explore and learn
together. The museum and its Discovery Woods accessible outdoor nature
playscape and 550-square-foot treehouse blend the best of STEAM (Science,
Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) learning on a beautiful 4.5-acre campus
in Acton, MA, about 20 miles west of Boston. Originally founded in 1982, the
museum was expanded and completely renovated in 2017. Hands-on, playful
exhibits, developed by professional educators, inspire curiosity, exploration,
and imagination, providing a fun and engaging experience for children and
adults to discover their world together. Serving families and schools from
towns throughout the region, the museum is devoted to informal education that
enhances classroom learning. Discovery Museum is committed to accessibility,
and is a proud recipient of the 2017 Massachusetts Commonwealth Award, the only
winner in the Access category. For more information please visit www.discoveryacton.org.
Discovery Museum is a community-supported non-profit organization.