Museum JobsWhat kinds of jobs are needed a          museum?
Curator• Manager or overseer of the museum• “A content specialist responsible for an  institution’s collection and involve...
Docent• Educators trained to further the public’s  understanding of the cultural and  historical collections of the instit...
Other Jobs• Performers; some museums have people  dress or act in the theme of the museum  to teach and entertain patrons•...
What do we need at our            museum???• Greeter  – Also need tickets and pamphlets• Tour Guides (Docents)• Performers...
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Museum jobs

  1. 1. Museum JobsWhat kinds of jobs are needed a museum?
  2. 2. Curator• Manager or overseer of the museum• “A content specialist responsible for an institution’s collection and involved with the interpretation of material” – Training in the museum’s theme as well as arranging museums – Usually only curator per museum
  3. 3. Docent• Educators trained to further the public’s understanding of the cultural and historical collections of the institution – Including local and national museums, planetariums, zoos, historical landmarks, and parks – Museum guides – Interact with the public
  4. 4. Other Jobs• Performers; some museums have people dress or act in the theme of the museum to teach and entertain patrons• Greeters; at the front of the museum taking tickets, greeting patrons, and starting the tours
  5. 5. What do we need at our museum???• Greeter – Also need tickets and pamphlets• Tour Guides (Docents)• Performers or Guides at each both

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