Longyear Museum welcomes employment applications from prospective employees and interns year-round. Learn more about our internship program here.

We are currently seeking to fill the positions below. Download and fill out the application (click here), then email it to personnel@longyear.org. If you have any questions, email or call 617.278.9000, ext. 275. Thank you for your interest in Longyear Museum!

Development and Events Assistant
This full-time position is responsible for administrative operations of the Development Department including gift processing, donor acknowledgment, and donor database management. This position also provides logistical support for all Museum activities and events. Occasional evening and weekend work. Membership in The Mother Church, The First Church of Christ, Scientist, is required. Christian Science class instruction is preferred.

Senior Collections Manager
This full-time position is responsible for the management, implementation, and coordination of all aspects of the Museum’s historical collection, including acquisition, registration, cataloging, record keeping, care, storage, preservation, and exhibition. This position trains and oversees all Collections staff, manages the collections database, responds to external and internal research requests, and works closely with conservators, consultants, and Longyear managers. Previous management experience is required and a knowledge of best practices is preferred. Membership in The Mother Church, The First Church of Christ, Scientist, and Christian Science class instruction are required

Historic House and Education Assistant
This full-time position supports both the Historic House Department, as well as the Education Department. The Historic House and Education Assistant is responsible for event support at the eight Mary Baker Eddy Historic Houses; research for programs and tours; creation of education materials; participates in the care of the Historic Houses, and is a tour guide for programs and events. Previous experience in education is a plus. Membership in The Mother Church, The First Church of Christ, Scientist is required. Christian Science class instruction is preferred.

Seasonal Guides
On-call and part-time seasonal guides are needed for all eight of Longyear Museum’s Mary Baker Eddy Historic Houses in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Guide training will start in April for the 2017 Historic Houses season from May – October. The guide will conduct tours and assist with daily Historic House operations including tour admission, house museum shop, bookkeeping, light cleaning, and opening and closing the historic house. Applicants should have an interest in the life and work of Mary Baker Eddy as the Discoverer, Founder, and Leader of Christian Science. Strong communication skills and basic computer skills are a must. Availability to work some weekends and a flexible schedule are a plus. Mother Church membership is required.