The Center for Culver History has an opening for a new museum director, a part time position (20 hours per week) paying $10 per hour.
The Director should have previous leadership experience and will be responsible for operating and maintaining the museum and its collections. Responsibilities include researching and fabricating exhibits, acting as a museum docent, overseeing museum volunteers, coordinating with the museum committee and Antiquarian & Historical Society Board, caring for collections, reaching out to the community through Facebook, the AHS website, and programming, planning exhibits and events, and planning for the long-term direction of the museum.
The Director should be comfortable with computers, and have familiarity with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher, and Photoshop or comparable visual editing programs, and have basic familiarity with the Internet, including Facebook. The Director should be willing and able to learn museum standard practices for operating museum database program PastPerfect, grant-writing, fund-raising, scanning and digitizing, caring for collections, and working with boards, patrons, and members. Please send a cover letter indicating interest and abilities, resumé, names of three references by March 8 to P.O. Box 125, Culver, IN 46511.