Seasonal Museum Guide Information

The Norwich Historical Society and the Society of the Founders of Norwich are seeking seasonal museum guides to be stationed at the Leffingwell House Museum, Norwich Heritage & Regional Visitors’ Center, and the Joseph Carpenter Silversmith Shop and History Museum. The museum guides will report to the staff person in charge of the site(s).

This position allows up to 12 hour/week and requires weekend work Friday – Sunday. The salary range is $13.00 – $20.00/hour. Orientation will begin in April 2022 and the opening season will run from May through October 2022. It is understood that the museum guide is working as an independent contractor by their own business and not as an employee.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing compensation. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

Please submit your application, resume, and cover letter by March 17, 2022

Leffingwell House Museum

348 Washington Street Norwich, CT

Joseph Carpenter Silversmith Shop and History Museum

71 East Town Street Norwich, CT

Norwich Heritage & Regional Visitors’ Center

69 East Town Street Norwich, CT

Support for this project is provided to the Norwich Historical Society and the Society of the Founders of Norwich from CT Humanities (CTH), through the Sustaining the Humanities through the American Rescue Plan (SHARP) with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the federal American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act.