The Holden Arboretum
Position: Seasonal Worker: Public Programs Assistant
The Holden Arboretum has one position available for a Public Programs Assistant for the period April
through September, 2014.
The Public Program Assistant supports Holden’s Education Program by assisting with the implementation
of weekend programming, teaching classes, conducting school and adult tours, and other activities as
Applicants must have:
A minimum of an Associate’s degree in natural sciences and/or education.
Experience teaching diverse audiences with an emphasis on family group populations.
Excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
Experience in a Windows environment using business application software including Word,
Excel, Powerpoint and Publisher.
Experience with public program development in a museum and/or public garden setting is preferred.
Work outdoors where the ambient temperature spans 0 - 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
Transport oneself by foot over a variety of terrain that may be wet, slippery, uneven, or rocky.
Standing, bending, kneeling, climbing, reaching, pulling, pushing, sitting, grabbing, and lifting and
carrying (up to 40 lbs.).
Highly skilled at speaking, writing and understanding the English language.
Independent decision – making.
Work independently as well as on a team.
Résumés can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please refer to Public Programs Assistant – Seasonal
Posting Date: January 2014 Closing Date: Until Filled
The Holden Arboretum is an equal opportunity, ADA employer and a drug-free workplace.