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

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Senior Scientific Officer/Scientific Manager (Outreach and Education Unit)

Currently ClosedOpens on Thursday from 10AM — 7PM

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Senior Scientific Officer/Scientific Manager (Outreach and Education Unit)


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

  • Manage the Outreach and Education Unit (OEU).
  • Manage and handle enquiries regarding OEU.
  • 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.
  • Minimum 5 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)