Public Programs Manager

30 hours per week

Job Description

The Public Programs Manager (part-time position) designs and presents, in collaboration with a community engagement team, a broad range of public programs for adults on history, art, architecture, landscape and gardens relating to the Historical Society’s exhibitions, historic site, collections and diverse community heritage. The Public Programs Manager sustains existing and fosters new relationships with local, regional and national partners to enhance public programs, engage target audiences and broaden stakeholders in the Historical Society’s mission.

Part-time flexible position is 30 hours week for $36,000 salary plus benefits, including 50% individual health insurance coverage and employer contribution to retirement plan after 1 year.



  • Master’s degree in museum studies, public history or related field; excellent oral and written communication skills; keen listener; excels in interpersonal interaction; collaborative work style; excellent time management skills and strong work ethic


  • 3 years minimum managing programs and partnerships; successful track record of developing quality programming and nurturing partnerships.

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