Job Listing: Discovery Ambassador

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Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum - Winchester, VA

Closes - Open until filled.

Position Title – Discovery Ambassador

Salary - $11.00-$11.50/Hour

Job Type - Part-Time

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The Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum is looking to add several dynamic Discovery Ambassadors to our team. This combined part-time position ranges across multiple assignments located on-site and off. The part-time role of Discovery Ambassador opens and closes the museum according to museum facility and cleaning policies and welcomes and registers all museum visitors at the admissions desk. The Discovery Ambassador may serve on the museum floor, resetting exhibits, cleaning, and modeling play to museum visitors. The Discovery Ambassador may also represent the museum at off site venues for STEAM Nights and promotional marketing events. By treating the museum as more than just a destination for visitors, but rather as a valued crossroads for community engagement, the Discovery Ambassador makes each visitor’s experience exceptional for its service, hospitality, and play. Stellar interpersonal and coordination skills in support of the museum’s mission are paramount. Also essential are keen abilities to manage museum store sales and membership sales during shifts at the welcome desk.


Hours will comprise of variable daytime hours T-F and every other Saturday, with potential for evening hours as well.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required, some college preferred.
  • Retail, cash handling, and customer service experience required
  • Experience working with young children required.
  • Hire offer dependent upon clear drug screen and background check.

Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum provided the following inclusive hiring information:

We are an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.