Employment at the Fairfield Museum

Associate Educator / Site Supervisor

In early summer of 2017 new hands-on exhibitions will open in three historic buildings – the Victorian Cottage, Victorian Barn (1888) and Sun Tavern (c.1780) – on the Museum Commons, behind the Fairfield Museum on Fairfield’s Town Green. The Associate Educator / Site Supervisor will oversee public access and use of those properties, including site maintenance, opening/closing exhibitions, and teaching educational activities for adults, children and families. The public hours will be Friday – Sunday from 10am – 2pm from June 3 – September 3, 2017. The Associate Educator will represent the Fairfield Museum to the general public, promoting the exhibitions, facilitating learning activities, and supporting the Fairfield Museum’s mission to make history personal and meaningful. For a full description, click here >>.

The position will begin on June 1. Please submit a cover letter, resume and three references by Friday, May 5, 2017 to Christine Jewell, Director of Education, Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road, Fairfield, CT 06824 or email to education@fairfieldhs.org. No phone calls please. EOE.

Fairfield Museum Seeks a Full-Time Office Manager

The Fairfield Museum is accepting applications for an experienced, full-time Office Manager, responsible for managing the Museum’s day-to-day office functions, including book keeping, general administration, human resources, and administrative record keeping.  The Office Manager also serves as assistant to the Executive Director. For a full description, please click here.

The position will begin part-time April 17th and full-time May 1.  Please mail a cover letter detailing relevant work experience, resume and references by March 24th to: Office Manager Search, Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road, Fairfield, CT 06824, or by email to mbauersfeld@fairfieldhs.org.  Competitive salary and benefits package, EOE.
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