Museum Curator Fellow

Direct Supervisor: Museum Manager/Curator

This position is only available for Cohort Echo starting on January 24, 2022.

The Museum Curator Fellow will serve alongside the Museum team to support the day-to-day operations and special events of the museum. JAARS operates The Museum of the Alphabet on its property (more details here). The Museum Curator Fellow will learn how to manage the museum, maintain the current museum collection, plan and install new exhibits, and design and implement museum programming to encourage engagement.

Job Responsibilities

  • Learning the history, current state, and purpose of the museums
  • Maintaining the quality of the current museum displays and artifacts
  • Assisting with exhibit planning and installation
  • Designing programs that encourage curiosity and deeper engagement in visitors
  • Assisting with tours and other special events as needed


  • A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embraces the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS
  • Excellent organization and communication skills
  • Flexible and team-oriented
  • Proactive
  • Willingness to learn and grow
  • Problem-solving abilities
  • Basic computer skills
  • Passionate about Bible translation and sharing the work of JAARS
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

Fellows Program Requirements

  • Value global ministry
  • At least 18 years old
  • Learner attitude
  • Collaborative


  • Working experience with Google suite (Drive, Docs, Sheets, Forms, etc.) and Microsoft Office
  • Design or art experience
  • Majors including: Education, Anthropology, History, Museum Studies, Arts, English, Writing, Exhibit Design

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