Job Title: Director Of Education And Engagement


Description: The New Haven Museum seeks an innovative, enthusiastic professional with demonstrated experience in museum education to develop and lead programs and initiatives that support and enhance the Museum’s role as an active center for exploring the people, places, events, and ideas that have shaped the Elm City and inform its present. The Museum seeks to raise its profile within the Greater New Haven area and around the state, and requires a professional with the vision and capacity to redefine the role of education and outreach in an urban setting. The Director of Education develops and implements experiences and materials for diverse audiences on and off site and works collaboratively internally and with community partners. This individual reports to the Executive Director and is a member of the Museum’s senior management team.

Date Posted: 04-25-2018

Expire Date: 05-25-2018

Qualifications: Requirements include Master’s degree in Education, American Studies, Public History, or Museum Studies. Three to five years of experience as a museum or arts educator, preferably in a supervisory capacity. Computer literacy, with an understanding of social media and its use in promoting greater access to museum collections and programs.

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Salary: 40s with benefits


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For a full position description listing responsibilities and required qualifications visit To apply, send cover letter, résumé, and a list of three references in Word or pdf format to Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. No phone calls, please. EOE.

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