The Volunteer Assistant will co-manage teen volunteer programs, coordinates and supervises adult volunteers, assists with recognition and retention programs, and presents public education programs for visitors.
The Education Department of the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores seeks an enthusiastic, intelligent, highly motivated individual with excellent organizational and presentation skills to assist the Volunteer Coordinator and Education staff.
The Special Activities branch of the Aquarium’s Education Department offers fee-based programs and activities to school groups and the general public, both on-site and virtually. This position will be responsible for leading paid activities and assisting with interpretive interaction with guests at the Aquarium as needed. This includes, but is not limited to: birthday parties, behind the scenes tours, live animal presentations, touch pool activities, camps, and outdoor recreation programs.
The Volunteer Assistant, under the supervision and direction of the Volunteer Coordinator will co-manage teen volunteer programs, coordinates and supervises adult volunteers, assists with recognition and retention programs, and also presents public education programs for visitors. The Assistant is required to work a Friday- Monday schedule; some holiday and evening work may also be required.
Reporting directly to the Education Curator, this position is responsible for developing and presenting educational programs, with a focus on children and family programs, to the public and aquarium visitors, to school and pre-K groups, family groups, and other special interest groups. The Children's Program Specialist will prepare curriculum materials, respond to visitor requests and questions, utilize electronic communication systems, and designing, creating and supervising programs.
Reporting directly to the Education Curator, this position at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores is responsible for developing, presenting, coordinating and evaluating in-house educational programs for the public and aquarium visitors, school groups and special interest groups, on marine science topics, multiple times daily. This position will coordinate public program scheduling, including special event programming, and will work with other education team members to develop, review, implement, coordinate and evaluate programs.
The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores is for someone who has a strong interest in education and animals. Special Activities interns are responsible for presenting a variety of educational programs for aquarium visitors and the general public. This position will be responsible for leading a variety of paid programs including outdoor recreation excursions, behind the scenes tours and family programs.
The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores is looking for a college student or recent graduate who has an interest in educating the public. Education interns are responsible for presenting a variety of educational programs for Aquarium visitors and the general public. This position will present live animal programs, assist with our free-flighted bird program, teach at our on-the-floor touch pool habitats, and engage children with themed crafts in the Discovery Classroom.
The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores seeks a talented, enthusiastic interpreter to lead groups of all ages in a wide range of educational programs and activities. The Outreach Assistant will enhance and expand the important education mission of the Aquariums by taking creative education programs "on the road" to serve groups who are not able to come to the Aquarium. This includes, but is not limited to, schools, nursing homes, hospitals, daycares and preschools, and festivals.
The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores seeks talented, enthusiastic instructors to assist with a wide range of programs and activities. The Education department offers free daily programs, special themed events and our free-flight bird show to the public daily. This position will work with programs such as dive shows, feeding presentations, live animal encounters and assisting with the planning and implementation of special themed program such as World Oceans Day and Shark Week. Instr