NYCMER Supports Career Development

Looking for the right candidate for a museum education-related job?

Post the job listing with NYCMER using our easy job submission form to reach the in-boxes of 700 members. A one-time email blast announcing a single position will be sent to the NYCMER membership for $21, and includes a month-long job posting on our public job listings page.

Learn more about the field of museum education and how to start or advance your career with our collection of career resources. And let us know if you have any helpful links to share.

Guidelines for submitting a job listing
  • Job announcements are sent out to the membership on a weekly basis, over the weekend; all jobs submitted by Friday at noon will be included in the weekly round-up. If any information is missing, it will hold up the process and delay the announcement by one cycle.
  • The fee covers one email blast for one position. Multiple positions from the same institution must be submitted and paid for separately. Individuals or organizations requesting that a new email blast be sent are required to pay for an additional job posting.
  • You can reach the Event and Job Listings Coordinator at postings@nycmer.org.

Current Job Listing

Manager of Middle and High School Programs (AMNH)

The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in New York City is one of the premier science, research and cultural institutions in the country. We are also a global museum in one of the most diverse cities in the world and are committed to building and sustaining a diverse and inclusive community recognizing that multiple…

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Assistant Director of Development (Yale)

Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include three major museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music. General Purpose:  Develop…

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Center for Lifelong Learning Teaching Assistant (AMNH)

The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in New York City is one of the premier science, research and cultural institutions in the country. The Center for Lifelong Learning (CLL) at the American Museum of Natural History provides exciting science learning opportunities for children of all ages.  Programs cover the diverse topics of natural sciences…

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Discovery Room Lead Facilitator (AMNH)

The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in New York City is one of the premier science, research and cultural institutions in the country. The American Museum of Natural History is seeking: A Discovery Room Lead Facilitator to serve as a primary link between Discovery Room visitors and its activities.  Working with a core team…

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Creative Projects Educator & Coordinator (Dazzling Discoveries)

Position Description: We are looking for a creative individual who loves “making things”, working with children, and wants a big role in a small successful organization. This role includes work directly with kids, creating projects, write documentation about projects, and oversee program delivery, scheduling, lesson planning and more. This position is an opportunity to participate…

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Glyndor Gallery Greeter, Part-Time (Wave Hill)

Wave Hill is seeking a part-time gallery greeter for three days/week.  This year, three contemporary art exhibitions on view include: Eco-Urgency: Artists Make the Case in the spring, The Shadow in the Sun: Ross Bleckner and Zachari Logan in the summer and the 23rd Annual International Exhibition: American Society of Botanical Artists, hosted by ASBA…

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Contractor, “Hands-On” Learning Area (Intrepid)

The Intrepid Museum has a 9,000 foot area dedicated to a series of hands-on, mission-relevant installations intended to engage audiences of diverse backgrounds and abilities. Established in 2009 and regularly updated, it is now time to conduct a thoughtful audit of this project. It is the most effective approach? How should we think about the…

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Learn more about the field of museum education and how to start or advance your career with our collection of career resources. And let us know if you have any helpful links to share.