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History for Homeschoolers Program Co-teacher
The Vermont Historical Society is seeking to hire a co-teacher for the monthly History for Homeschoolers classes at the Vermont History Museum in Montpelier. The classes are scheduled from 1:00-3:00 on the 2nd Wednesday of each month and the Thursday that follows, September through May (no classes in January). See the History for Homeschoolers page for dates and content. The co-teacher position requires a commitment of 6 hours per month. Pay is $12.00 per hour. Lesson plans will be provided.
Preferred qualities include: an interest in working with homeschool families, flexibility to engage students ages 5-13, knowledge of Vermont history, and a willingness to commit to the series of 16 classes. To apply, please send cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references to: firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, call Victoria Hughes, Education Coordinator, at (802) 828-1413.
The Vermont Historical Society is seeking an Education Intern to assist the Museum and Public Programs Department during the 2016 fall semester. The Education Intern will have the opportunity to gain a wide variety of practical experience working at the Vermont History Museum in Montpelier, VT. Working closely with the Education Coordinator, the Education Intern will assist with the coordination and implementation of school programs, History for Homeschoolers, the Vermont History Day competition and other programs. Ideal candidates will enjoy working with children and adults, be detail oriented and able to work independently. Applicants should be undergraduate or graduate students with an interest in history, education, museum studies, American studies, or similar fields. The internship consists of 15-20 hours per week for 12-15 weeks. A small stipend is available. Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to email@example.com by September 10th.
Job seekers: please do check back from time to time − or if you can't get enough Vermont history, please consider becoming a volunteer and sharing your love of this great state and our heritage!
We welcome people who can help us share and preserve Vermont history—and we love our volunteers! If you would like to volunteer, please contact Diane Campbell at (802) 479-8503 or firstname.lastname@example.org. We always need help with greeting people at our Vermont History Museum in Montpelier or the Vermont History Center in Barre. You can also be a guide for student groups at either location. Some volunteers are a whiz at preparing mailings and others prefer assisting in the library. Let us know how you can help!