NCMC members and non-members may submit employment listings to appear on the NCMC employment webpage. Please use the employment listing form to submit your job listing. Once your listing has been approved it will appear on the page below.
NCMC members can submit a listing at no charge. Non memebers may submit a listing for $25. Please see the employment listing form for more details.
Outreach Educator, Schiele Museum of Natural History
Position available at Schiele Museum of Natural History. Informal educator needed to develop and present STEM programs for students and general audiences. Typical activities include making educational presentations, developing programs, evaluation and the facilitation of public events, workshops and special classes. This program specialist will also assist in caring for elements of the museum's live animal collection. This position requires a four-year degree from an accredited university in STEM education, zoology, natural science, biology or a related field. Classroom, museum or interpretative facility education experience is preferred. Candidate must possess a valid driver's license and good driving record. Public presentation skills are essential. Position requires a flexible work schedule that will include some evenings, weekends and holidays. North Carolina or South Carolina Teacher Certification is preferred but not required. This position has an annual term of employment with the possibility of renewal based on the availability of funds. Drug Screening Required. Salary: $30,000 - $36,000, depending upon experience. Interested applicants should send a resume and letter of interest by mail to Schiele Museum of Natural History, Tony Pasour, 1500 E. Garrison Boulevard, Gastonia, NC 28054 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE-M/F/H Expiration: July 31, 2014
Park Aide - Operations, Historic Oak View County Park
Park Aide-Operations (PA-Ops) employees typically work between 32-40 hours/week and one weekend per month. All PA-Ops will be directly involved with general site maintenance, basic carpentry, grounds and gardens maintenance, livestock care, and customer service. Hiring Range is $8.19-$10/hour, commensurate with educational background and job-related experience. Please see job listing website for more information and full job description.
Museum Director, Cape Fear Museum of History and Science
New Hanover County seeks a Museum Director for the Cape Fear Museum of History and Science to be part of a dynamic, professional county organization with a clear vision as a vibrant, prosperous, diverse coastal community, committed to building a sustainable future for generations to come. The successful candidate will be a strategic planner, team builder, collaborator, and respected professional. Cape Fear Museum is the state's oldest history museum and is accredited by the AAM.
Web Listing: http://www.nhcgov.com/HR/Pages/JobOpportunities.aspx
Museum/Library Associate, Stanly County Public Library and Museum
Works under the direction of the Library Director to operate the Stanly County Museum 3 days a week: to educate the public on the history of the county including creating museum exhibits, public speaking, providing tours, program publicity and promotion, working with volunteers, and liaising with the Historical Society. Two days a week will be spent at the library assisting patrons, answering reference questions. Some Saturdays and evening hours are required.
Web Listing: http://www.stanlycountync.gov/job-opportunities/ Expiration: 6/10/14
Educational Program Manager & Project Coordinator North Carolina Pottery Center
The North Carolina Pottery Center, located in Seagrove, NC, is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual to fill the two-part position of Educational Program Manager & Project Coordinator.
The mission of the center is to promote public awareness and appreciation of the history, heritage, and ongoing tradition of pottery making in North Carolina through educational programs, public services, collection and preservation, and research and documentation.
Web Listing: http://www.ncpotterycenter.org/educational-program-manager-and-project-coordinator.html Expiration Date: 05/30/2014
Director of Operations, Museum of Durham History
The Museum of Durham History is a young organization experiencing tremendous growth. The board and director are looking for an innovative, efficient, action-oriented Director of Operations with experience in a wide range of functions at a small business or non-profit. The Director of Operations will be responsible for overseeing all internal functions of the Museum including daily operations at the History Hub, admin, visitor services, and management of a group committed, talented volunteers.
Web Listing: http://www.dcvb-nc.com/DCIH/JobBoard/MODH_Ops.pdf Expiration: 6/4/14
News and Resources
NCMC Special Announcement: NCMC's Advocacy for State Historical Sites
The Religion in North Carolina Digital Collection Mini-Grants for Research in 2014–2015 The Duke Divinity School Library is pleased to announce a special funding opportunity for researchers. A limited number of mini-grants ($500–$1000 each) will be awarded on a competitive basis to support original projects utilizing The Religion in North Carolina Digital Collection. Flyer(PDF) Application(PDF)
New Job listings; Outreach Educator, Schiele Museum of Natural History
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NCMC's quarterly newsletter Muse.News Autumn 2013 edition is now available!
Do you need help preparing to seek grants or outside funding? Plan now to attend a "Getting Ready to Go" (GR2G) workshop, designed to help cultural institutions demystify the grant writing process. GR2G will present the basics of grant writing. More Information
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Does your institution need help organizing, managing, and preserving the special collections that document North Carolina’s history and culture? The North Carolina State Archives can help through its Traveling Archivist Program (TAP). The application and instructions are available online on the North Carolina State Archives website.
Board Minutes updated from last meeting.
The Triangle Area Cultural Resources Emergency Network (TACREN) announces the launch of a disaster hot line for area cultural organizations to call when a disaster damages their collections. More info at the TACREN site..