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Supervise and lead an assigned group of children and teach various educational programs in the context of a museum-based summer camp. Responsible for full-day care of children and presentation of scientific content and activities within camp.


At least some college education, with coursework in a science field(s); Bachelor’s degree preferred.



• Ability to interact with children and present science content in an age-appropriate manner.
• Previous work with elementary-aged children.
• Previous camp experience preferred.

For consideration, please submit cover letter along with resume’ in MS Word format as an email attachment to mmusco@smwv.org by April 10, 2015.

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Science Museum of Western Virginia is excited to present Dinosaurs & Fossils!  This amazing traveling exhibit will be in Roanoke through Summer 2015.   What’s missing?  You are!  Paid parking is provided.  Can you devote a few hours a week to interpret the exhibit for Science Museum visitors?  Can you devote a few hours a month?  Any time you have will help visitors enjoy and learn from this unique experience.   Immediate need exists.  We will train you.  You don’t have to be an expert…seriously!  Sign up TODAY through our volunteer web page.  http://www.smwv.org/support/volunteer/