The Lawrence Hall of Science
The public science center of the University of California, Berkeley.
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Closed December 24 & 25
We’ll bring our science programs to you.
We partner with school districts to support science learning. We offer district-wide elementary, middle, and high school programs, either virtually or in-person.
We collaborate with a range of partners to innovate in science education. Together, we go further.
The Lawrence Hall of Science, UC Berkeley’s public science center has an opening for a Community Outreach Educator, to work with learners of all ages (but primarily elementary-aged kids). Do you enjoy making science fun? Are you an experienced informal educator? Join The Lawrence On-The-Go team and bring high-quality, hands-on NGSS-aligned experiences and programs to venues around the Bay Area. In addition to facilitating learning, this position also cares for the accessibility and safety of the learning spaces.
The Lawrence Hall of Science is University of California, Berkeley’s public science center, serving more than 170,000 visitors on site each year. Individually and as part of a team, this position involves leading science center efforts to engage communities, where they are, in meaningful, relevant and accessible hands-on STEM learning opportunities. This position involves planning, implementing, and presenting educational programs (Science Shows, Festivals and workshops) that enhance the public’s and diverse school and homeschool group’s understanding of STEM disciplines, as well as support teachers’ understanding of effective science pedagogy. This position also coordinates outreach volunteers and/or docents.
The First Review Date for this job is : 9/27/2023
To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter.