Project Assistant for Youth Education

Part Time Position

Museum of Tolerance Los Angeles

Job Category: AFSCME Union

Level/Salary Range: $14.25-$15.00/hr


  • Facilitate activities in the Youth Action Lab, including greeting visitors, introducing speakers, explaining artifacts, maintaining multimedia presentations and exhibits
  • Work with Holocaust Survivor speakers, including scheduling, introductions and communication
  • Assist with administration, coordination and implementation of specialized museum youth and teen programs including; Steps to ToleranceTM program for 5th and 6th grade students, Tools for Tolerance® for Teens
  • Assist with specialized museum programs for Educators and other professionals taking place in the Youth Action Lab
  • Coordinate Family Sunday programs
  • Lead tours in the MOT permanent exhibits and special exhibitions and assist at stations when needed
  • Work with MOT Management and education team as needed


  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Experience in creative arts-based projects
  • Experience working with youth as a teacher, counselor or mentor
  • Expertise in the use of computer technology: MS Office Suite, power point, multimedia presentations, etc.
  • Ability to multitask, highly organized and efficient
  • High motivation, creativity, and innovation
  • Experience in planning and implementing events and programs

29 hours/week, Wednesday-Friday, and Sunday

Qualified applicants, please email cover letter and resume to