Docent Coordinator / Visitor Experience Team

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Docent Coordinator / Visitor Experience Team Member

The National Quilt Museum is a destination art museum located in downtown Paducah. The museum brings over 35,000 people from all 50 states and over 40 foreign countries to Western Kentucky every year and serves as an anchor of Paducah’s tourism experience. The museum has been named one of the ‘Top 25 Museums in the South’ by Southern Living Magazine and one of the top 5 museums in Kentucky by USAToday.  The museum is an 8 time TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence winner and two time TripAdvisor Hall of Fame winner. 

We are looking for someone with an energetic personality that loves meeting new people to join our team! The Volunteer Coordinator / Visitor Experience position is a hybrid position with duties in two departments. Team member will be the primary staff contact for our amazing volunteer/docent team including managing the weekly docent schedule and aiding in internal communication efforts. In addition, team member will work in the museum gift shop and at the front desk interacting with visitors as part of our award winning visitor experience.  

  • Part-Time: Average 24 hours per week. 
  • Some schedule flexibility.   
  • Will include occasional weekends.
  • Must be able to use Microsoft office and excel.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send an email to museum business manager Vicki McGregor with the subject line “Docent Coordinator” no later than July 5, 2021 at [email protected]. 

The National Quilt Museum is an equal opportunity employer.

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