Staff and Board

Leadership Staff

Board of Directors

Open Positions

Explorium Summer Camp Teacher

Summer Camp Leader (Seasonal) – Under the general direction of the Play & Learning Director; implements camp activities, ensures that campers remain safe and engaged, performs related work as required and reports to work as scheduled.

General Duties and Responsibilities – Report to work as scheduled. Supervise, implement, and administer summer camp program activities. Demonstrate imagination and resourcefulness in working with children grades K-5. Assist Play & Learning Director and other Counselors in preparing weekly attendance reports. Plan and document weekly activities for your designated group. Maintain accurate records. Distribute necessary forms to participants and parents in a timely manner. Turn in all paperwork as dictated by established deadlines. Inform Supervisor of any program concerns. Take daily attendance. Perform Roll Calls per procedure. Assist or lead arts and crafts activities. Assist or lead group games. Maintain a clean and safe site area. Maintain discipline. Respect campers, fellow staff, and parents. Communicate positively with campers, staff, and parents. Supervise children when parents are late for pick-up. Set a positive example for children, volunteers, parents, and other employees. Notify Explorium staff on duty of any emergency maintenance issues.

Skills – Comprehensive knowledge of age appropriate games and activities. Working knowledge of general office equipment. Communicate effectively with others. Ability to adhere to Explorium  policies and procedures. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Ability to maintain accurate reports. Ability to make decisions and perform under stress when problems arrive.

This is a full-time seasonal position running from May 25-August 11. Position is seasonal FT.

To apply for either position, please send a resume to No phone calls, please.

Visitor Services Staff

Reports To: Visitor Services Manager

Part-Time, Hourly

Position Summary:

The Explorium of Lexington seeks a Visitor Services Specialist.  The ideal candidate will display passion for The Explorium mission and the impact they will have on their community; an enthusiastic and creative person with strong organizational and communication skills; quick-thinker; self-motivated; a desire to work with a team of staff and volunteers; and exceptional abilities to work with the public.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Answer the telephone and answer questions/provide information or screen/direct phone calls to the correct department.
  • Coordinate admission process for visitors
  • Deal with queries from the public and customers
  • Sell memberships
  • Assist visitors on floor
  • Receive deliveries
  • Housekeeping/ janitor duties including museum floor rounds to ensure museum cleanliness and proper exhibit arrangement.
  • Support opening and closing of museum
  • Prepare for birthday parties
  • Assist VSS Manager as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Candidate should have reliable transportation.  Candidate should also be able to work weekends and some evenings.

Interested candidates can email a cover letter/resume to: