Now Hiring: Part-time Museum Guides

By January 4, 2019Announcements

Schubert Club Museum Guides

Part-time, Non-exempt

Supervisor: Kate Cooper

Positions Supervised: None

 

POSITION SUMMARY

Schubert Club Museum Guides are creative, imaginative, enthusiastic individuals who enhance each visitor’s experience
through their interpersonal skills and knowledge. The position is a part-time position, responsible for augmenting and
improving our museum visitor’s experience through stories that illuminate the collection and share the role of Schubert
Club as a cultural gem of our community.

RESPONSIBILITIES, EXPECTATIONS & SUCCESS CHARACTERISTICS

  • Enjoy interacting and meeting with people from a variety of ages and backgrounds.
  • Able to speak comfortably before groups of people
  • Able to work independently
  • Able to accept supervision
  • Enthusiastic and flexible
  • Honor time commitments for any scheduled assignments, including regular museum hours and special
    events or programs
  • Must be available to work some Sunday afternoons
  • Provide great customer service by creatively solving problems and responding to visitor questions and
    concerns
  • Capable of learning new material rapidly and willing to spend time and expend the effort necessary to
    study the Schubert Club Museum collection. Reading material includes the Schubert Club Museum
    Interpretive Plan
  • Extensive prior knowledge of music history and repertoire is not required but a prospective guide should
    have a working knowledge of music and a desire to learn
  • Physically able to lead tours around the museum
  • Dress appropriately to represent the Schubert Club in public

This position reports to the Director of Education and Museum

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of a High School diploma
  • Experience in customer/visitor services
  • Previous experience working in a museum or a similar cultural organization
  • Basic keyboard proficiency

HOW TO APPLY

  • Please send resume and letter of intent to Kate Cooper at kcooper@schubert.org by January 17, 2019. 

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