Employment Opportunities


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

 

Historic House Trust of New York City

Currently, there are no available positions at HHT.   

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
Download a membership
form in PDF format