Curriculum Specialist Consultant (2 Year Contract)

The Maritime Aquarium        

Position Title:  Curriculum Specialist Consultant ; Independent Contractor


Reports To:  Director of Education

Compensation: $35,000 ; two year contract


Position Overview:

The Curriculum Specialist Consultant, an Independent Contractor, will work with full-time managers in The Maritime Aquarium’s Education Department over a two-year period to revise current education programs and develop new education programming.

Required Qualifications


• Advanced degree in related discipline, or a combination of education and experience;

• Elementary-level teaching experience;

• Experience with elementary-level STEM curriculum development;

• Experience developing education programming that formally incorporates the inquiry methodology;

• Experience with curriculum evaluation;

• Proven ability to manage projects, including facilitating team project work, establishing project timelines, and working with teams to meet deadlines.

Desired Qualifications

• Formal background and/or degree in a STEM discipline;

• Experience with curriculum development in formal and informal settings;

• Middle and/or high school teaching experience;


• Middle and/or high school STEM curriculum development experience;

• Experience developing and implementing STEM-based teacher professional development programming;

• Prior experience leading curriculum development teams.

Additional Notes


• Ideal candidate will be based within easy commuting distance from Norwalk, CT.

Interested candidates should also provide a resume/CV, cover letter, and relevant samples of work (or links to samples of work) to: /Rlombardi, The Maritime Aquarium, 10 N. Water Street, S. Norwalk, CT  06854/ fax: 203-838-5416.

This position is open until filled. Initial application reviews will begin on April 30

Norwalk, Connecticut
The Maritime Aquarium
R. Lombardi