About Us: The Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago is the largest and most interactive science museum in the Western Hemisphere. Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) exposes guests of all ages to awe-inspiring exhibitions that spark curiosity and bring science to life. MSI’s mission – to inspire the inventive genius in everyone – is realized through its world-class exhibitions and engaging guest experiences. The Museum of Science and Industry provides programs and experiences that deepen the engagement of students and teachers in science and science-related disciplines, with a vision to inspire and motivate our children to achieve their full potential in the fields of science, technology, engineering and medicine.
We offer a creative, collaborative, and innovative environment for our employees. Our employees get great perks such as: benefits starting day one of your employment, free admission to MSI for family and friends, free admission to other museums, free parking in MSI’s garage and more! If you are equally passionate about our vision and want to be surrounded by a team of dynamic, smart and innovative people, the Museum of Science and Industry is the right place for you!
The Job: The Science Leadership Initiative (SLI), housed within MSI’s Welcome to Science Initiative, supports the aspiration that every child attends a school that demonstrates an exceptional teaching and learning environment for science by building the capacity of administrators, Teacher Leaders, and school communities.
The Senior Educator will actively contribute to the development and implementation of new and existing SLI programming (School Partners Program—including alumni engagement—and the STEM Network). The primary focus of this position is to build the capacity of participants in the Science Leadership School Partners Program (45 teachers and 45 administrators at 45 K-8 schools throughout Chicago and the region) to lead a change process and make science a whole-school priority.
The Museum of Science and Industry is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, which includes providing equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.