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Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum
Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Scientific Officer (Outreach and Education Unit)

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Scientific Officer (Outreach and Education Unit)

We are looking for an individual who will be part of the Outreach & Education team, to help in the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum (LKCNHM).



The duties and responsibilities of the incumbent, in the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum (LKCNHM), include but are not limited to the following –

  • Bring in revenue to LKCNHM through conducting outreach and education programmes. Work with Museum Development Manager to develop, secure sponsorships from external organisations, and execute sponsored education programmes.
  • Coordinate and conduct gallery tours, workshops, guided nature walks, and other outreach and education programmes.
  • Assist in developing and marketing outreach and education programmes.
  • Manage enquiries, events, and perform basic administrative duties.
  • Curate and maintain the museum’s teaching collection.
  • Write nature publications, including blogs.
  • May be involved in research work and field trips or expeditions.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Science from a recognized University, majoring in Biology, Zoology, Botany or equivalent.
  • Preferably 2 years of relevant experience in teaching, conducting workshops and guiding field trips.
  • Good knowledge of biology, nature and Singapore and Southeast Asian biodiversity.
  • Good interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.
  • Able to teach all levels of students and members of the public.
  • Must be able to work on weekends and public holidays, and at late or very early hours.
  • Familiarity with basic computer programmes such as Microsoft Office and Google web apps.
  • Willing to learn and have a passion for nature and the environment.
  • A valid Singapore driver’s license and the ability to swim proficiently will be an advantage.

To apply, click here.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Job: Executive and Professional
Primary Location: Kent Ridge
Organization: Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum
Schedule:  Full-time – Fixed Term (Contract)