Education and Experience:
Background in teaching, museums, customer service, and/or theater
Enjoy engaging with visitors using a variety of interpretive techniques including storytelling, hands-on activities, and interactive discussion
Ability to share a passion for history, literature, and/or philosophy
Understanding of the complex web of Concord’s history
A degree in history, literature, philosophy, theatre arts, education, museum studies, or a related field
Intellectually curious and open to learning and sharing new things
Flexible and willing to meet the needs and interests of visitors
Reliable and committed to their position, their site team, and the mission of the Trustees
Able to work at least 2 to 3 days a week in season including at least one weekend day. The Old Manse is open to the public for tours on weekends from November through mid-April, and six days a week mid-April – October.
Preference given to Concord area residents.
In addition to competitive pay, The Trustees offers the opportunity to be part of a dedicated team across New England who believe in celebrating and protecting our special places, for everyone, forever.
About The Trustees
The Trustees is one of Massachusetts’ largest non-profits and the nation’s first conservation and preservation organization. Today, the places we care about are going fast, and the forces undermining them, including climate change, are moving faster. Our passion is to protect and share with everyone the irreplaceable natural and cultural treasures under our care. We are funded and supported entirely by our visitors, supporters, volunteers, and more than 60,000 member households.
The Trustees has been featured in the Top 100 Women-Led Organizations in Massachusetts for six consecutive years.
In addition to being an Equal Opportunity Employer, The Trustees aims to create a thriving, inclusive workplace that values each member of its team. We aspire to reflect and effectively serve the residents and communities of Massachusetts who are at the core of our mission.
The Trustees is a signer of the Boston Women’s Workforce Council and a Member of the Boston College Center for Work and Family.
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