Position Title: Manager of Education
Direct Report: Director of Guest Experience
The Manager of Education is a supervisory position that is instrumental in creating and implementing a comprehensive Education department that aligns with the Aquarium's goals, meets the needs of the community and supports the state of Mississippi. The Manager of Education works closely with other members of the Guest Experience team that includes Volunteers, Community Outreach, Visitor Services and Content and Development.
Essential functions of this job described may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
Oversee the success of Mississippi Aquarium’s Education Department; areas include education programs, interpretation, and professional development
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
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.