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Job Listing: Educator

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Virginia Museum of Natural History - Martinsville, VA

Closes - Open until filled.

Position Title – Educator

Salary - Minimum Starting Salary $23,727/Annually

Job Type - Full-Time

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The Virginia Museum of Natural History is seeking an Educator. This is a full-time position with state benefits.
Job Description:
As a VMNH educator, you will join a vibrant education team to provide a wide variety of the museum’s education and public programming, including programs at the museum, outreach, distance learning, after school, summer camps, sleepovers, and special events. The education team’s mission is to inspire people of all ages to explore the world around them. All staff educators are involved in the design, development, and evaluation of education programs. The successful candidate will contribute to and strengthen this team dynamic, possess an enthusiasm to implement progressive teaching methods, and exhibit exceptional communication skills to reach diverse audiences. The successful candidate will comply with all COVID-19 requirements of the museum. For more information about the museum’s educational offerings, visit
Compensation and Benefits Package:
  • The position is Pay Band 2 (minimum starting salary $23,727).
  • An excellent state benefits package (including health insurance and retirement) is offered and detailed at
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Associate degree
  • At least 2 years of experience in education field
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in education, science, natural history or STEM-H related field, or equivalent experience

Special Instructions to ApplicantsApplication Process:

Only online applications are accepted.
Resume and cover letter required.
  • If you have any questions about the position, please contact the Human Resources office at 276-634-4158. Applications accepted until position is filled.
The Commonwealth of Virginia requires all Executive Branch employees, including new hires, rehires or transfers to disclose their vaccination status upon hire. Disclosure of vaccination status (and for those fully vaccinated, proof of vaccination) will be required on the first day of work. If you are not vaccinated for any reason or choose not to disclose your vaccination status, you will be required to be tested for COVID-19 once per week on an indefinite basis. Please contact the Human Resources Office at 276-634-4158 if you have questions.
The Virginia Museum of Natural History complies with E-Verify which is an internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the Social Security Administration that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are afforded equal opportunities without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability. The successful applicant must furnish proof of identity and employment eligibility and is subject to a background check.