1890s Sharecropper Complex Interpreter | Richmond, TX

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Position: 1890s Sharecropper Complex Interpreter

Facility: George Ranch Historical Park

Supervisor: Director of Programs

Status and Pay: Salaried with benefits, $31,000/year

Schedule: Tuesday through Saturday, with occasional variances

Summary of Position: This position provides leadership and management of the outdoor1890s Sharecropper Farm, Rail Car and Line Camp. This includes credible authentic interpretive programs at the listed 1890s Sites including, but not limited to, educational programming, family programming, and related special events. Working as a part of the program staff team, duties will also include supervision of part time employees and volunteers at the listed sites.


   • 3-5 years relevant experience in history, living history, interpretation or public programming

   • Minimum BA in History, Living History, Museum Studies or related field

   • Ability to interpret Black history

   • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills, including public speaking

   • Self-motivated, independent worker with some supervisory experience

   • Ability to work effectively with diverse persons and groups

   • Computer literacy in basic office applications: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Send cover letter and resume to Director of Programs, Susan Vanderford: svanderford@georgeranch.org

For a full job description: https://www.georgeranch.org/about-us/employment/