Employer Profile: The Walters Art Museum

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The Walters Art Museum brings art and people together for enjoyment, discovery, and learning. We strive to create a place where people of every background can be touched by art. We are committed to exhibitions and programs that will strengthen and sustain our community. Since its opening, the Walters has been a national leader in scholarship, conservation, and education. In 2006, the Walters trustees made the transformational decision to make access to the permanent collection free.

Part-time Position: Museum Education Events Assistant

Museum Education Events Assistants facilitate family festivals, weekly drop-in art activities, hands-on gallery activities, birthday parties, scout programs, preschool workshops, and family tours for Children and Family Programs. Assistants facilitate courses, lectures, seminars, workshops, performances, and receptions for Adult Programs. Evening and weekend hours are required. 1 year experience dealing with the public and working with children required.

Candidates must be extremely outgoing, customer service focused and able to deal with people at all levels; possess strong communication, organizational and interpersonal skills. Community arts, art education, or museum experience required. Maturity, ability to work well within a team, and flexible schedule a must. Monthly trainings and gallery teaching are required.

Internship Positions:

Internships are offered throughout the year. Please consult our website for greater details – thewalters.org/about/jobs/intern/

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