CBU GRADS – STEAM Facilitator (Part-Time)

Requirements

Position:  STEAM Facilitator (PART TIME)

Department:  Visitor Experience

Supervisor:  Coordinator, Visitor Experience

Position Category:  Part Time

Hourly Rate:  *dependent on experience

Working Hours:  variable

Start Date:  late November/ early December 2016

Qualifications:

  • Either completion of a university degree in a STEAM subject, Education, Communication or other relevant field, and/or a minimum of 3 years relevant experience. (relevant experience would include working positions related to interpretation, education, or recreational programming, especially those within science centres or museums)
  • Exceptional communication skills – specifically in public speaking and/or performing and writing
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Experienced working in a fast paced environment
  • Able to approach problems with a creative and flexible outlook
  • Demonstrated aptitude for safe practices
  • A clean criminal record check and child abuse registry check are mandatory
  • Must hold or be working towards a certificate in First Aid with CPR C
  • A clean driving licence is considered an asset

Responsibilities

Position Summary

Working with the staff and volunteers of the Visitor Experience team the main objective of the position is to deliver an exceptional experience to every Discovery Centre visitor.  The STEAM Facilitator (SF) does this by providing an enthusiastic welcome to all our visitors, encouraging their interaction with the centre’s exhibits in addition to delivering programs and demonstrations on a variety of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) topics.

Application Details

Applications will be accepted until October 12th, 2016.

Please submit your resume, stating which position you are applying for

ATTENTION: Ruth Munro at sfacilitysep2016@thediscoverycentre.ca