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Job Posting: The Chatham Marconi Maritime Center

26 May 2021 8:29 PM | Keith Wright (Administrator)

     

The Chatham Marconi Maritime Center

     831 Orleans Road, North Chatham MA 02650

 Voice:  508-945-8889    Website:  http://chathammarconi.org



Position Available:

STEM Educator

Position Overview:

Chatham Marconi Maritime Center (CMMC) seeks a dynamic, experienced, and engaging STEM educator for its new TechSmart STEM education program. Chatham Marconi TechSmart prepares Cape and Islands students for success in a connected world by exploring the power and possibilities of communication science. Major components of the program include planning physical science lessons for students in grades four and six, delivering classroom instruction in multiple school districts on the Cape, and managing class field trips to CMMC. Instruction is planned for the 2021-22 school year with class field trips to CMMC as culminating activities.

About the Chatham Marconi Maritime Center:

Located in Chatham on Cape Cod, the Chatham Marconi Maritime Center (CMMC) was founded in 2002 to preserve the historic 1914 Marconi-RCA campus, honor its distinguished role in wireless communication history, and promote STEM education. Museum exhibits trace the story of wireless communication from Marconi’s day, through the 20th century when station operators communicated with ships around the globe, to today’s evolving world of technology. The CMMC Education Center collaborates with schools on active-learning STEM programs, offering an original curriculum, professional development, and field trips. The education facility includes a well-equipped classroom and space for exhibits and public events. Additional information Is available at ChathamMarconi.org. 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include: working with the CMMC Education Director and Education Committee to develop and present physical science lessons to fourth and sixth grade students in classrooms on the Cape; developing museum-based activities for field trips; organizing field trips to CMMC.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Developing classroom lessons and materials

  • Planning and scheduling classroom visits 

  • Instructing students in classrooms at participating schools

  • Planning and directing museum field trips

  • Evaluating program elements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in relevant field with STEM focus and/or experience

  2. Experience working with children/students  

  3. Ability to engage, inspire and advocate for STEM interests.

  4. Strong verbal and written communication skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATION:

Experience in a STEM field.

SCHEDULE:

The CMMC TechSmart educator position is a part-time appointment that extends through the school year. It is expected that the position will be half-time during the months of September through May, with time off from June to August.

COMPENSATION: 

Based upon qualifications and experience. Does not include benefits.

START DATE: 

As soon as possible.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Submit a letter of interest and resume to education@chathammarconi.org.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

Position open until filled.

May 4, 2021


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