Spring Hill Historic Home in Massillon, Ohio, is looking for a Director. Spring Hill is a non-profit, member-supported and volunteer-operated historic home, whose mission is to preserve unimpaired for future generations the home, outbuildings and grounds known as Spring Hill; to interpret Spring Hill and the families who lived there in light of their historical importance; and to maintain Spring Hill as an historic site open to the public.
The Director is a full-time, salaried position, although part-time availability could be accommodated during a probationary period. Responsibilities include overseeing the execution of a federally funded restoration project, currently underway, as well as daily administration of the home; coordination and oversight of all volunteers, docents, and tours; event planning and coordination; fundraising and grant-writing; and community relations. Historic home/museum experience is required, and curatorial education is preferred. Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in history/museum studies will be considered in lieu of experience.
Send resume and letter of interest by September 15, 2011, to Brad Davis, Personnel Committee Chair, Spring Hill Historic Home, 1401 Spring Hill Ln. NE, Massillon, Ohio, 44646; or to firstname.lastname@example.org.