Museum Summer Discovery Educator

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Job Details

The Peterborough Museum and Archives is a community-based museum, located in Ashburnham Memorial Park.  The Museum Discovery Educator will plan, develop and implement educational camp programming for Registrants at the Museum.


Knowledge and experience associated with a completed Bachelor of Education and a combination of 1-2 years previous on-the-job experience in a related field, in addition to proven experience in developing and delivering educational programming for children.

Excellent communicating, planning, and organizational skills an asset. Possess confidence and sensitivity: comfortable with children, adolescents and adults. As a condition of hire, candidates should have Standard First Aid and Level ā€œCā€ CPR training; AED Certificate an asset. Candidates must provide a criminal record clearance with vulnerable sector check prior to the start of employment.  Candidates must also successfully complete the City of Peterborough WHMIS and AODA training. 

Hours of Work: The Museum Discovery Educator must be available to work from  8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., June 29 to August 21, 2020.

Hourly Rate


Application Information

Qualified applicants are invited to an online application no later than 12:00 p.m. on Friday, March 27, 2020 via our online application system at

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