A National Historic Landmark open to the public since 1912
Part-time Museum Guide(s) Needed for 2017 Season
The Moffatt-Ladd House & Garden in downtown Portsmouth, NH seeks one to two seasonal part-time Museum Guides for the 2017 season (June 1- October 15, with some opportunities in May -- special programs; school group tours). The primary responsibilities of the Museum Guide are to greet visitors, conduct museum tours of the ca.1763 Moffatt-Ladd House, and provide general security of the collection. Guides also assist with daily museum operations such as tour admissions, museum shop coverage, light housekeeping duties, and opening and closing the museum. The opportunity to assist with public programs and private events such as weddings and parties will arise throughout the season. Paid training is provided. Qualifications: A high school diploma and one or more years of related job experience; bachelor’s degree preferred. Those who apply should enjoy working with the public, including children, and have an interest in history, architecture, and decorative arts. Must be available weekdays, weekends, have a flexible schedule, and be willing to work at least 2 days a week. Applicants must be able to climb stairs and be on their feet for extended periods of time. This part-time position is perfect for retirees, students, those interested in museum education, and others looking for flexible hours in a beautiful, historic environment. Please send cover letter and resume to Barbara Ward, Director/Curator c/o Moffatt-Ladd House & Garden 154 Market St. Portsmouth, NH 03801 or via email: email@example.com. We will be reviewing applications as they are received, and interviews will begin no later than March 31, 2017. For more information, call (603) 430-7968. The Moffatt-Ladd House and Garden is an equal opportunity employer.
Owned and operated by The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of New Hampshire