Museum Educator Resume Samples

A Museum Educator acts as a link between the museum and the visitor and encourages learning through formal or informal education, publicity, or marketing. Typical work activities seen on the Museum Educator Resume are – preparing and distributing publicity materials and displays; writing plans and reports; producing educational resources and study packs; planning and delivering programs of events and activities; developing the museum’s educational strategy; organizing school visits, managing budgets; generating income through fundraising activities, attending conferences; and liaising with schools, businesses, and community groups.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – passion and an interest in the museum sector; confidence in dealing with the public, teaching skills; writing skills; commitment to working with adults, families and young people; the ability to deliver education activities engagingly; and knowledge and sensitivity to cultural and disability issues. A Master’s degree in archaeology, archive and museum studies, community education, history of art, or fine arts can help in career progression.

Museum Educator Resume example

Museum Educator Resume

Objective : Highly enthusiastic Museum Educator professional with 4 years client interface experience. Personable and responsible Cashier with 4 years in retail and in customer service. Solid team player with upbeat, positive attitude. Detail-oriented student with strong technical skills and the ability to learn concepts quickly.

Skills : MS Office, Creativity, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Planned and implemented public programs.
    2. Utilized written, audio, and visual research material.
    3. Gave and created tours of the 1780 Wickham House, a historic, neoclassical mansion.
    4. Gave and created tours of Tredegar Ironworks, a Civil War Era industrial facility.
    5. Revised programming as exhibits and programs changed.
    6. Helped plan and implement programming for youth at risk.
    7. Facilitated, guided group tours of museum exhibitions followed by exhibition-related art activities, teach after school program outreach art class.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Museum Educator Resume

Objective : Hardworking, organized, Museum Educator professional with a proven background delivering sensible education solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader, etc,.

Skills : Project Management, Supervision, Budget Management, Conflict Resolution, Labor Relations, Team Building, Excel.

Description :

    1. Developed new classes involving these topics.
    2. Created class offerings for schools at special requests by teachers.
    3. Gave programs using the museum's materials to the public on-site and off-site.
    4. Gained a working familiarity with the collections in the museum and their library.
    5. Aided with Visitor Services duties including staffing the front desk and collecting fees.
    6. Instructed and supervised public program fall-in and sign-up art activities, assist in developing lesson plans, create art project prototypes, operate.
    7. Discussed artwork using Visual Thinking Strategies to build visual analysis and critical thinking skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS In Education


Museum Educator Resume

Objective : Motivated and highly productive Museum Educator professional with a museum education background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and outstanding interpersonal skills.

Skills : Management Skills, Offering Skills, Interpersonal Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed all aspects of the education department at the Tampa Museum of Art Established data tracking of all education programming Managed.
    2. Coordinated and completed various tasks and projects simultaneously for the Children's Museum of Virginia, Portsmouth Art, and Cultural Center.
    3. Conducted research to design, develop, implement, and present new educational programming for all museums.
    4. Served on committees responsible for the coordination of annual and special events relevant to new exhibits.
    5. Offered a permanent position after the completion of the temporary term.
    6. Interacted with visitors and communicated science concepts through classroom instruction, public demonstrations, and hands-on labs, outreaches.
    7. Researched various topics, including site history, environmental conditions, and clients' skills and abilities to plan relevant expeditions, education, and commentary.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In Education

Museum Educator Resume

Objective : Museum Educator with 5 years of experience in Developing, refining, implementing and assessing Hawaiian cultural content and multidisciplinary (Hawaiian Hall tours, Science Adventure Center activities, and Planetarium) programming, grounded in Bishop Museums Knowledge Core, etc,.

Skills : Historical Research, Archaeological Field Experience, Archaeological Lab Experience, GIS, Museum Education, Collections Management, Databases, Historic Preservation, Microsoft Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Described tour points of interest to group members, and respond to questions.
    2. Escorted individuals or groups on cruises, sightseeing tours, or places of interest such as industrial establishments, public buildings, and art galleries.
    3. Conducted educational activities for school children.
    4. Monitored visitors' activities to ensure compliance with establishment or tour regulations and safety practices.
    5. Provided directions and other pertinent information to visitors.
    6. Greeted and registered visitors, and issue any required identification badges or safety devices.
    7. Distributed brochures, show audiovisual presentations, and explain establishment processes and operations at tour sites.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Education

Museum Educator Resume

Objective : As a Museum Educator, responsible for Assisting with the development and launch of innovative free and fee-based visitor experiences that serve visitor interests. Experience in Advising the Director of Education on budget needs and distribution of propose activities, etc,.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Access, Past Perfect, Public Speaking, Grant Writing, Coordinating Programs, Historical Research.

Description :

    1. Worked with the teachers, administrators, and Superintendent in the Black Hills school system also implemented an after school program that was based in the school cafeteria.
    2. Allowed many of the local latchkey students a safe place to learn and enjoy history-based art activities.
    3. Worked with the school system the visiting students enjoyed lunch with the local students in the cafeteria.
    4. Incorporated a traveling trunk for outreach programs to the schools and developed applications that complement teaching lessons by utilizing the museum's exhibits as an extended classroom.
    5. Designed the Discovery Center for the Historic Adams House Museum that allowed parents to travel the historic house while their children enjoyed the 19th century-based art projects and activities.
    6. Select travel routes and sites to be visited based on knowledge of specific areas.
    7. Developed and presented Common Core and New York State Standards-based programs for K- 12 students with changing Museum exhibitions, two hours.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Museum Educator Resume

Objective : Museum Educator with 5 years of experience in Offering a strong set of skills in various fields to include management, clerical, presentation and laboratory analysis with a strong background in animal care and behavior. Strengths include excellent leadership, organizational and problem solving skills. Consistently received outstanding performance evaluations in all positions held. Easily established and maintained relationships with employees and customers. Computer proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Skills : Teaching, Adobe Photoshop, French, Microsoft Office Suite, Inventory Management, Printmaking.

Description :

    1. Facilitated learning for children through various activities and games Conducted tours of the museum and upheld a high standard of customer service.
    2. Taught hands-on science workshops to classes visiting the center Present science shows which demonstrate basic science principles to visitors Provide.
    3. Assisted children and adults as they create, explore, and play throughout the Children's Museum's exhibits.
    4. Led elementary through college student organizations on tours of the Museum's art installations.
    5. Ensured guests have an unforgettable and educational experience while assisting and educating them in exhibits as the guests explore the museum.
    6. Engaged museum patrons in informal learning activities.
    7. Drafted and received National Endowment for the Humanities grant Researched and wrote museum lessons and curriculum materials Planned and conducted.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS In Education

Museum Educator Resume

Objective : Seeking a Museum Educator position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills, etc,.

Skills : MS Office, Educational Skills, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Created, presented, organized, and managed programs for school students, teachers, homeschoolers, and adult learners on various maritime topics including the USS Monitor.
    2. Taught programs to students, both live and via interactive video conferencing.
    3. Organized and managed many special community programs including author visits, book releases, festivals, and exhibit openings.
    4. Established the first successful homeschooling program in the area.
    5. Integrated monthly programs for homeschoolers throughout the calendar year.
    6. Revitalized the lifelong learning program for adult learners, increasing attendance by 500%.
    7. Planned and organized teacher open houses to the museum and USS Monitor Center.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Museum Educator Resume

Objective : Motivated, personable Museum Educator professional with a college degree and several years in a professional work setting. Ability for quickly mastering technology. Excellent communication skills and always maintain a professional demeanor when communicating with professionals and non-professionals Flexible and versatile.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Communication Skills, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked on a team of 5 educators.
    2. Gave special presentations for side exhibitions that were traveling shows.
    3. Assisted in coordinating museum special events.
    4. Greeted and entertained school groups with interactive tours, movie time, theatrical plays, and games.
    5. Received a Spirit Of Detroit Award for exceptional achievement and outstanding leadership.
    6. Received a personal letter of recommendation from the Vice President of the organization.
    7. Received multiple letters of gratitude as a result of my impact on museum visitors, including one group that has invited me to be their keynote speaker for a major event.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Museum Educator Resume

Objective : As a Museum Educator, responsible for working in the museums three classrooms and participate in museum programming, etc,. 

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe, Assisting Skills.

Description :

    1. Developed curriculum for Pre-K through 6th-grade field trips.
    2. Expanded outreach programs to include underserved areas of the community.
    3. Researched and stayed current on the latest scientific discoveries to assist in writing education materials for teachers and exhibits.
    4. Coordinated and supervised staff for events of up to 125 people.
    5. Recruited, trained, and scheduled staff and teachers.
    6. Assisted the marketing department to develop more public awareness of various education programs.
    7. Responsible for increasing revenues for programs and maintaining budgets.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Education

Museum Educator Resume

Objective : As a Museum Educator, responsible for Assisting Lead Educators in developing creative, fun, engaging learning environments and programs for adult and student learners. Experience in Assisting in the care of education animals, etc,.

Skills : Teaching and tutoring, Educational programs design, Lesson planning, painting, sketch, Crafts, Microsoft Office, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe In design, Adobe Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Created educator packets for teachers.
    2. Designed elementary activity books.
    3. Coordinated programs for Art after School, Tales for Tots, and Tales for Tots with Special Needs.
    4. Assisted in organizing Long Island's Best, a high school art exhibition.
    5. Created a successful summer program for families and teachers on the USS Monitor.
    6. Researched various topics, including site history, environmental conditions, and clients' skills and abilities to plan appropriate expeditions, instruction, and commentary.
    7. Selected travel routes and sites to be visited based on knowledge of specific areas.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS In Education