The Museum will be closed Sunday, January 20, 2019 due to the expected snowstorm.



Education Coordinator

The Education Coordinator works with the Director of Education and Public Programs in the implementation of educational programs that  engage the public with the Museum’s collections. The position includes diverse administrative responsibilities and duties in education, public programming and Museum operations.

In partnership with other Museum staff, duties include:

  • Support the planning and implementing of the Museum’s annual calendar of events
  • Serve as instructor for the Museum’s youth, family and school programs, on and off-site
  • Lead tours for school groups and other visitors
  • Maintain the Museum’s Activity Center and Student Art Gallery
  • Assist in the design of materials to support teaching and public engagement
  • Contribute to the Museum’s publications: Timeship for Kids, CAM Perspectives, social media and gallery materials
  • Assist in the marketing of programs
  • Manage reservations for tour groups, school groups and other programs
  • Act as a community liaison for Museum’s educational activities
  • Work directly with volunteers, docents and interns
  • Other duties as required


BA in education with a strong interest in art, history or museum studies. Experienced in visitor engagement, education or interpretation. Excellent written communication, presentation and research skills. Experience with technology and social media. Must be task oriented, detailed and able to work on multiple projects simultaneously. Must be a team player, but able to work independently. Proven ability to exercise diplomacy, discretion, confidentiality and good judgment. High regard for customer service and visitor experience. Knowledge of Cape Ann community/history/art preferable. Ability to lift up to 30 pounds.

This is a full time salaried position. Must be able to work Tuesday through Saturday, and evenings/Sundays as required for programs.

Please email cover letter, resume and three professional references to The Cape Ann Museum is committed to diversity among its employees and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds to apply.


Posted 1/4/19