Careers

Please submit your Resume & Cover Letter utilizing one of the following options:

  • Email in Word or Adobe PDF format only to HR@thevalentine.org.
  • Fax to the Attention of Human Resources at 804.643.3510
  • Mail to Human Resources, 1015 E. Clay Street, Richmond, VA  23219
  • Please include Salary Requirements in Cover Letter when submitting

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Student Programs Clerk [Internal Applicants Only]

Status: Part Time/Non-exempt
Reports to: Director of Public Programs
Job Posting Expires: Until the position is filled

The Student Programs Clerk is a temporary position with the responsibility of coordinating student programs and tour groups during the Student Programs and Tours Manager’s leave of absence. Responsibilities include customer service, facilitating program reservations and payments, planning and prepping for student programming onsite and offsite, communicating with Valentine Educator’s about scheduling, coordinating daily student programs and tracking attendance and program data.

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Inventory Technician – Costume and Textiles Collection

Status: Full Time
Reports to: Collections Project Manager/Registrar
Job Posting Expires: Open Until Position is Filled

Inventory Technician will assist with the processing and rehousing of the Costume and Textiles Collection. Activities will include inventory and cataloging of collections objects; data entry into collections management software; photographing of collection objects; and collections rehousing. Some of these activities will be conducted within a publicly viewable work lab and will require some weekend hours. The Inventory Technician’s work is conducted in accordance with the museum’s official Collections Management Policy, adhering to the code of ethics advised by the American Alliance of Museums.

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Parking Attendant

Status: Part Time/Non-exempt
Reports to: Director of Operations
Job Posting Expires: Open Ended Position

The Parking Attendant parks cars in the Valentine lot and provides customer service during private facility rental events and History Center programs that fall outside of the Valentine’s regular operating hours.

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Valentine Educators – Spanish Speaking

Status: Part Time/Non-exempt
Reports to: Student Program & Tours Manager
Job Posting Expires: until position is filled

Valentine Educators conduct educational programs and tours on and off site in accordance with the lesson plans developed by the Valentine using high quality content and delivery. Valentine Educators will work approximately 3-9 hours per week, scheduled as needed for programs.

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Visitor Services Associate (VSA)

Status: Part Time/Non-exempt
Reports to: Visitor Services Manager
Job Posting Expires: Open Ended*

The Visitor Services Associate is the first impression for the museum and the museum store. He/she has responsibility for implementing the daily procedures at the front desk.  He/she is a primary source of access and communication within The Valentine. This person answers and directs phone calls or other inquires, processes admissions fees, takes and processes reservations for the public walking and bus tours, conducts sales in the museum store, helps to provide security for The Valentine by issuing badges and keeping logs for visitors to restricted areas, and provides tours of the 1812 Wickham House.  Weekend availability required.

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Special Events Associate

Status: Part Time/Non-exempt
Reports to: Director of Operations
Job Posting Expires: Open Ended*

Job Summary:

The Special Events Associate has responsibility for monitoring and managing on-site special events. He/she ensures a safe and positive experience for guests attending events. This person also monitors and enforces compliance with the terms of facility rental contracts and Valentine policies by guests and vendors. Security or special event experience desirable but not required. Evening and weekend availability required.

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Valentine Educators

Status: Part Time/Non-exempt
Reports to: Student Program & Tours Manager
Job Posting Expires: until position is filled

Job Objective: Valentine Educators conduct educational programs on and off site in accordance with the programs developed by the Valentine using high quality content and delivery. Valentine Educators will work approximately 3-9 hours per week, scheduled as needed for programs.

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