The Captain Avery Museum in Shady Side is seeking a part-time director after its previous director stepped down in January.
The museum preserves local water history and provides educational and recreational programs and activities.
According to a press release, the director reports to the board of directors, serves as the museum’s primary community representative, and oversees museum operations. The major responsibilities are board relations, fundraising, grant writing and management, staff supervision, and oversight of promotion/marketing, programs/events, and exhibits.
Requirements for the position include a Bachelor’s degree, leadership, management, interpersonal communications as well as skills in writing, editing and organization.
The Captain Avery Museum prefers someone with nonprofit experience, as well as someone who has knowledge of the Chesapeake Bay and its history.
Those interested in applying should submit a resume, cover letter and references by March 1 to Pat Youngmann, Administrative Manager, Captain Avery Museum, PO Box 89, Shady Side, MD 20764, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Captain Avery Museum Seeking New Director