Vacancy | Organization: Museum Joure | Position: Education Officer| Location: Joure | Scope: 20 hours | Closing date: October 18, 2015

In the area of education, a new position will become vacant December 1.

We are looking for an experienced:
Educator M/F
for 20 hours per week

Job content
The educational assistant can independently design and develop educational materials and carry out educational projects. Naturally, the work also includes touring and guiding school groups, children's parties and other activities for primary and secondary school children.

In addition, managing volunteers and coordinating and consulting with schools will be part of the position, as well as guiding and implementing communications in your area of expertise.

In terms of content, the education officer works closely with a curator to develop the storyline and select objects. The education officer is also involved in the design/implementation/installation of new exhibits.

Because Museum Joure is a small organization, we expect our new colleague to assist where necessary, also with other work and not have a 9 to 5 mentality. After all, together we ensure that Museum Joure is a dynamic museum.

Job Requirements

  • HBO working and thinking level
  • Pedagogically and didactically skilled (LO, Pabo, (cultural) education)
  • Demonstrated experience as an educator in the museum sector
  • Affinity with the objectives and collection of Museum Joure
  • Experience designing educational materials, posters, flyers, among others
  • Experience developing and implementing educational projects
  • Independent, accurate, creative and critical
  • Experience in managing volunteers
  • Living in the Joure area is a plus.


We offer
A workplace in a museum with enthusiastic and passionate people with a lot of experience. An appointment initially for one year (20 hours per week) in scale 5 of the municipal collective bargaining agreement. After this year, if satisfied, there is a chance for a permanent position with the possibility of advancement to scale 6.

Send your resume and cover letter by Oct. 19

To: Board Museum Joure
Attn: I. Nutma
or to
P.O. Box 75
8500 AB Joure

For any questions, please email: