Dear Colleagues, Attached please find an advertisement for a K-12 Learning position at the Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC. Copy is also attached below. Please help us spread the word! ------------------- SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION FREER AND SACKLER GALLERIES OF ART Education Specialist, School and Teacher Programs The Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery contain some of the most important holdings of Asian art in the world. In addition, the Freer Gallery holds exemplary examples of late-nineteenth-century works of American landscape and portraiture by James McNeill Whistler and his contemporaries. The Sackler Gallery is host to contemporary art from Asia as well as international loan exhibitions. Together, both galleries form the national museums of Asian art at the Smithsonian Institution, and are dedicated to the acquisition, care, study, and exhibition of works in their collections. The Education Specialist, School and Teacher Programs is a key member of the Freer|Sackler Education team. The individual’s primary responsibilities are to plan, implement, market, and evaluate a full range of education programs and services for K-12 students and educators. The principal goal of this position is to introduce the collection, object-based teaching approaches, and interdisciplinary integration to K-12 students and educators. The ideal candidate has knowledge of the subject matter of the Galleries’ collections, familiarity with current educational principles and practices and various curricular frameworks, as well as experience creating learning opportunities for K-12 students and resources and programs for educators in an art museum. S/he should also have experience training docents, knowledge of new educational technologies, budget management, and grant writing. The salary is grade 9 and includes an excellent benefit package. To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications to FSGEducation[[at]]si.edu. Applications will be accepted until *October 7, 2016*. To learn more about the Freer|Sackler, visit our website athttp://www.asia.si.edu/. No phone calls please. The Smithsonian is an equal opportunity employer.