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The Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Under the guidance of its Board of Directors, the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History operates  in support of its Mission: “Connecting People with Nature and Inspiring Stewardship of the Natural World.”


Current Openings: 

Field Program AssistantApplication Due Dec. 22. 

We’re looking for an experienced environmental educator for the position of Field Program Assistant. This position is responsible for the delivery of natural history field programs for elementary school students. This is a seasonal, part-­time position.

To apply, please review the complete job description send your completed application package to employment@santacruzmuseum.org, with the subject line: Field Program Assistant, that includes the following three items:

  1. A cover letter that addresses the unique skills you bring to the position, your knowledge of education and interpretation for young audiences, and your availability.
  2. A detailed resume demonstrating experience conducting environmental education
  3. Contact information for three professional references