Title: Assistant Manager of Education
Reports To: Manager of Education
Direct Report(s): Education Program Analyst; Education Specialists; Education Associates
The Assistant Manager of Education is responsible for supporting the Manager of Education in the overall supervision and operations of the Education Department atMississippi Aquarium. This position will regularly design, develop, and implement educational programs. The incumbent will also manage educational staff, interns, and volunteers. Successful candidates must have strong supervisory skills and experience teaching diverse audiences in formal and/or informal settings.
1.Safety & Security - All Team Members are required to adhere to all Mississippi Aquarium safety and security standards.
2.Attendance& Appearance - To maximize the guest’s experience, all Team Members are required to adhere to Mississippi Aquarium standard operating procedures regarding attendance and dress code policies as it relates to individual job functionality.
3.Sales& Guest Services - Our forward-thinking business model requires listening and understanding the needs of our guests both internal and external. To that end, we must always be focused on the guest experience which is the key driver for return guest visitation and increased sales.
4.TeamPartnership - All Team Members are focused on supporting each other to complete the guest experience. Therefore, supporting, facilitating and participating in activities that promote team effectiveness is vital to our Organization.
The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color and peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.