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Job Listing: Costumed Interpreter

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Frontier Culture Museum - Staunton, VA

Closes - Open until filled.

Position Title – Costumed Interpreter

Salary - $12.00/Hour

Job Type - Part-Time

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The Frontier Culture Museum seeks a part-time costumed historic interpreter to communicate information to visitors and schoolchildren, perform daily farm and interpretive tasks like animal care, garden work, chores, cooking, handcrafts etc.. Work 3-4 days from Friday through Monday each week (Fr, Sa, Su, Mo); 24-32 hours a week, for ten months a year (March – December) daytime hours.
Minimum Qualifications
Experience in direct work with the public, work in education, museums, cultural institutions a plus, able to work out of doors in all weather in historic costume, walk up to two miles daily and perform vigorous farm work as needed. Dependability, strong speaking and interpersonal skills are required.
Preferred Qualifications
Bachelors degree, ability to perform period vocal music or play historic instrument a plus.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Apply online at jobs.virginia.gov. no emailed, faxed, mailed or hand-delivered applications or materials will be accepted.