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Tue 22 Dec 2009

Job opportunity: Education Officer with the Raffles Museum

Category : jobs

The Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research is inviting applications for the position of Education Officer to assist in its education and outreach programmes.

Scope of work

  • Conduct workshops and guided nature walks.
  • Participate in field trips and research.
  • Manage enquiries, events and perform basic administrative duties.
  • Write nature articles, including blogs.


  • A basic university degree in Science, majoring in Biology.
  • Good knowledge of biology, nature and biodiversity of Singapore.
  • Good interpersonal and organisation skills.
  • Able to teach all levels of students and members of the public.
  • Likes to interact with people, especially students.
  • Must be able to work on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays and at late or very early hours.
  • Basic photography skills.
  • Must be able to swim proficiently. Ability to dive will be an advantage.
  • Ability to drive will be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of basic computer programmes such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint.
  • Willing to learn and have a passion for nature and the environment.

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and CV to Wang Luan Keng at dbswlk@nus.edu.sg by 8th January 2010.

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