Outreach Coordinator

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Miami Seaquarium
4400 Rickenbacker Causeway
Miami, FL 33149
United States
The Outreach Coordinator serves as the Miami Seaquarium primary outreach instructor and coordinates all aspects of the outreach program; this includes creating and building strong relationships with the community and community groups. The coordinator also creates educational materials and develops, organizes, conducts, and evaluates programs for students, members, and guests that convey the educational messages of the Seaquarium. ∙ Cirriculum development for outreach educational programs including schools, libraries, and educational and community venues for table sitting ∙ Responsible for assisting in all education department programs as well as park wide special events. ∙ Responsible for planning, staffing, and excuting outreach events including community beach clean ups ∙ Responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with schools, libraries and other education and community groups ∙ Develops and writes materials for teachers including background content information and pre, during, and post visit lessons and activities. ∙ Responsible for helping to market education programs to the public. ∙ Represents the department and Miami Seaquarium at various community events. ∙ Manage healthy, organized and cleanly education center, including organizing supplies ∙ Aid Education Manager in variety of programs and events ∙ Continue conservation program iniatives including Reef Rangers
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Required Skills: ∙ Strong interpersonal skills ∙ Good working computer knowledge ∙ Some holiday work ∙ Strong customer service aptitude ∙ Good at multi-tasking ∙ Strong flexibility and adaptability Duties: ∙ Bilingial a plus, but not required ∙ Must have or be working towards a BS in Biology, Marine Biology, and/or Education ∙ Must be able to work at least 32- 40 hours a week, and weekends
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Reports to Education Manager Drug Free Workplace. E.O.E.
How to Apply: 
Send cover letter and resume to education@msq.cc. Please type Education Specialist as the subject of the e-mail.