Employment Opportunities


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

 

Historic House Trust of New York City

Development Manager

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to Development Manager Search to hhtjobs@historichousetrust.org

  

HHT Member Houses
(To apply or inquire, contact the individual house)

Bowne House

Part Time Educator

Please send cover letter and resume to office@bownehouse.org

Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum
Public Tours Lead Educator 2017-2018
Per Diem Educator 2017-2018

Please submit a resume and cover letter detailing your interest to Alyxandra Maglio,
Senior Education Manager at jobs@wyckoffmuseum.org. Applications will be accepted on a
rolling basis with preference given to those received before August 18.


HHT INTERN OPPORTUNITIES

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
(Contact individual houses with interest and availability)

THE ALICE AUSTEN HOUSE MUSEUM 

  • Grant writers
  • Marketing people
  • IT assistance

BARTOW-PELL MANSION MUSEUM

  • Regular garden volunteers, Monday, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 9:30–12:00
  • Gift shop buyer/manager
  • Data entry
  • Product designer
  • Photo database organizer

BOWNE HOUSE

Wednesdays and or weekends for special events. Training will be provided. Contact Lizzie or Anne by email office@bownehouse.org or call 718-359-0528

  • Give tours to the public and help out with special events.
  • Present tours of the historic building to drop-in visitors.
  • Work with families and children on hands-on historical activities.

THE DYCKMAN FARMHOUSE

Contact for volunteering email info@dyckmanfarmhouse.org or call 212-304-9422

  • Garden volunteers

GRACIE MANSION CONSERVANCY

Contact Linda Pham or Paul Gunther by email gracieinfo@cityhall.nyc.gov or call 212-676-3060

  • Docents needed: Tuesday, Wednesday, weekends or special events. Training will be provided.
  • Researchers.
  • Marketing People.
  • Photo Database Organizer.

KING MANOR MUSEUM

Every Monday-Wednesday (mid-day hours) and or weekends for special events. Training will be provided. Contact Miriam Musco by email mmusco@kingmanor.org  or call 718-206-0545 x.11

  • Give tours to the public and help out with special events.
  • Present tours of the historical building to drop-in visitors.
  • Work with families and children on hands-on historical activities.

KINGSLAND HOMESTEAD (QUEENS HISTORICAL SOCIETY HEADQUARTERS)

Every Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday (2:30pm-4:30pm) and  for special events. Training will be provided.

Contact: Education & Outreach Director, Daniela Addamo by email daddamo@queenshistoricalsociety.org or call 718-939-0647 ext. 14

  • Give tours to the public and help out with special events.
  • Present tours of the historical building to drop-in visitors.
  • Work with families and children on hands-on historical activities.

OLD STONE HOUSE

  • Updating social networking sites (Facebook, Twitter, OSH events)
  • Gardening at OSH
  • Volunteers for events (crafts, face painting, crowd control)
  • Volunteers for OSH Outdoor July Programming

QUEENS COUNTY FARM MUSEUM 

Individuals ages 18 & older are invited to work alongside our farmers in the growing fields on a weekly basis from Spring–Fall on Tuesdays & Sundays, 10 am–4 pm. For information about other opportunities on the farm for groups, email info@queensfarm.org. Please note, volunteer activities do not include work with our livestock.

  • There is no need to sign-up or apply. You may drop-in for an hour or stay for the whole day. First-time volunteers, stop by our Welcome Center and a staff member will point you in the right direction.
  • Prepare to get dirty! Tasks are often physically strenuous, so wear proper outdoor work attire (hat, sunglasses, layers, rain gear, gloves, closed-toed shoes, etc.) and pack a water bottle. We invite all volunteers to join us for lunch (we provide farm salad whenever possible!).
  • NOTE: We cannont accommodate groups on Volunteer Days at this time.

INFORMATION

For Rental Information
Please contact houses for more information

Membership Inquiries
Call (212) 360-8282

Become a Member
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form in PDF format