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THE BRYAN MUSEUM – NOW HIRING: 

Drama Teacher, Art Teacher, Lead Teachers, Teacher Aides for History Camp at the Bryan

Monday, July 27 – Friday, July 31

8:30 am – 4:00 pm

 

Camp Description:

Lights. Canvas. Action! Get ready to star in your own Texas and American Western adventure at History Camp at The Bryan.

 

Campers will enjoy activities including art, drama, writing, crafts, and games all while learning about Texas history. Follow in the footsteps of Texas artists, such as Frank Reaugh, Elisabet Ney, and Porfirio Salinas with daily art lessons. Step in the shoes of pioneers & legends such as Sam Houston, Annie Oakley, Jack Johnson, or Cabeza de Vaca in drama lessons. And, have fun in games and arts & crafts that reference frontier life, cowboy culture, and a pirate’s life based on the pirate history of Galveston Island. Guest speakers and reenactors will also visit with the campers to share their stories and inspiration.

 

Positions available:

Summer camp Instructors are responsible for implementing and leading The Bryan Museum curriculum and experiences for children age 8-12. All positions will require a background check.

 

Lead Teachers: Lead Teachers will be responsible for leading various prepared camp activities, including lessons, crafts, and games. In addition, they will assist Art and Drama teachers as necessary and oversee teacher aides. *History background preferred.

$32.50/hour (40-hour week) plus $100 for half-day training on Thursday, July 23 plus 3-hours of online cultural sensitivity training.

 

Teacher Aides: Teacher aides will assist Lead Teachers in all aspects of camp including enact lessons, assist with activities, and help in learning and discipline. College students with an interest in history are encouraged to apply.

$17.50/hour (40-hour week) plus $100 for half-day training on Thursday, July 23 plus 3-hours of online cultural sensitivity training.

 

Drama Instructor: The drama teacher will be responsible for planning and leading two hour and half drama classes that include theater and improv games and the creation of original readers theatre scripts to be performed on the final day of camp.

$26.00/hour (25-hour week) plus $100 for half-day training plus 3-hours of online cultural sensitivity training.

 

Art Instructor: The art teacher will be responsible for conducting two hour and a half art classes that begin with an art lesson utilizing artwork from The Bryan and continue to supervised studio time for campers. The art teacher will create his or her own lessons with help from The Bryan staff.

$26.00/hour (25-hour week) plus $100 for half-day training plus 3-hours of online cultural sensitivity training.

To apply, send resume to rebecca@thebryanmuseum.org