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Basque Museum & Cultural Center - Boise
Education Programs Specialist

Posted

October 27, 2021

Sharing Basque culture and traditions to people near and far in unique and fun ways.

This position is for an energetic, outgoing, organized, and creative person that would like share Basque culture with children and adults alike in creative ways.  Having the opportunity to meet new people and create programs and events in order to reach a broader audience is just a portion of this position.  The Education Programs Specialist will also be able to work with schools, tour groups and others to schedule general tours as well as specialized tours to meet the needs of those visiting.

The Basque Museum & Cultural Center was started in 1985 when founder Adelia Simplot purchased the historic brick home on Grove Street in downtown Boise.  Since then, the Basque Museum has grown to include artifacts, photos, archives, a library, and exhibits to teach and share the Basque culture with Boise and beyond.

The position of Education Program Specialist requires organization, time management and creativity.  You will work with a small staff, but many generous volunteers.  The position is 40 hours per week, though sometimes there are evening and weekend programs and events that will raise those hours or cause you to adjust hours accordingly.  Starting salary is competitive and will include benefits.  You will also receive a parking pass just behind the Museum. For more information on this position, please visit the Basque Museum's website: Education Program Specialist

If you are interested or want to be part of a great team while sharing a unique culture with the public, please apply by sending a cover letter, resume and at least two references to annieg@basquemuseum.comThis job posting will close November 15, 2021.

Idaho State Museum (ISHS) - Boise
Curator of Collections & Exhibitions

Posted

October 27, 2021

The Curator of Collections & Exhibitions provides leadership and direction to Idaho State Museum interpretive planning, collections management and conservation, and exhibitions development. As a member of the Museum Program Manager Team, the Curator of Collections & Exhibitions will work in partnership with other Agency program managers. This position ensures that Museum exhibitions are consistent with the Agency’s mission and strategic plan. This position is also responsible for overseeing the management and care of the state’s permanent collection of historic artifacts. The Curator of Collections & Exhibitions works to ensure that all exhibitions provide an outstanding visitor experience, meet the interests of diverse audiences, demonstrate a high level of creativity, scholarship, and innovation and the Museum collections are appropriately cared for, are accessible to the citizens of Idaho and contribute to understanding and preserving Idaho’s rich history. For more information and to apply, click hereThis job posting will close on November 21, 2021.