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Employment Opportunities January 2017

Museum and Research Assistant, part-time
Andover Historical Society is seeking a part-time Museum and Research Assistant to work an average two Saturdays per month, 10am to 4pm. The Museum and Research Assistant works independently, opening the museum, library, and research center on Saturdays. A basic understanding of local history, libraries, archives, and research techniques is required, along with excellent customer service skills. Interested applicants can read the full job description here . To apply, email a completed job application (download here) to Elaine Clements at eclements@andoverhistorical.org.

Internship, part-time
Andover Historical Society is seeking to fill two Spring semester 2017 internships to build historical and cultural content for a new virtual Andover app. App content will be built with a combination of historical stories and images from the history center and in collaboration with civic and school partners throughout Andover. Each internship has a $1,250 stipend. Interested applicants can read the full job description her e. To apply, email a completed job application (download here) to Elaine Clements at eclements@andoverhistorical.org.

Volunteers and Interns
 
As a volunteer you become part of a community dedicated to using stories to engage people. Andover Historical volunteers are storytellers, connecting people through education programs, collections, publications, and more. Join us and be a part of history and the community.
 
Call us! Our goal is to find the best volunteer opportunity for you! Let's talk about your interests and talents, and find that sweet spot – the perfect opportunity where your interests meet Andover Historical's needs.
 
Call 978-475-2236. Or download a volunteer application here.
 
Here are a few ideas to get you started!
 
Education
Teach education programs at the Blanchard House and in the community
Help with seasonal programming
Help develop new programs
Guide student research projects
Tell stories in our new Behind the Scenes Tour
 
Collections
Enter information into our collections database
Discover the stories of our collection items
Inventory our map collection
Research biographical information
Catalog new accessions
Maintain Period Rooms and collection spaces
Scan photos, slides, and glass plate negatives
Help with exhibit planning and installations
Scan and file collection documents 

  
Administration
Help with mailings
General office support and reception Fridays

Building & Grounds
Maintain plantings around the Blanchard House
Help with maintenance projects

Development
Write for the quarterly Newsletter
Assist with mailings
Assist with special events

Leadership
Interested in getting involved at the leadership level?
Contact Executive Director Elaine Clements, eclements@andoverhistorical.org 

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