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Weekend Science Presenter,Catalyst Science Discovery Centre and Museum

03 Aug 2022 11:39 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
Closing date 15th August 2022

Job Opportunity:         Catalyst Science Discovery Centre and Museum       

Job title:                      Weekend Science Presenter

Salary:                          National Minimum Wage

Location:                     Widnes, Cheshire

Hours:                          One weekend in three

Contract:                     Permanent

Catalyst Science Discovery Centre and Museum is looking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic Science Presenter to deliver interactive shows and hands-on workshops to families and groups visiting the centre at the weekends. The role will involve performing demonstrations to the public and enthusing everyone about science.


  • To deliver hands-on workshops and interactive shows to the general public and to pre-booked groups.
  • Work at Catalyst one weekend (both Saturday and Sunday) in three, although occasional cover may be required to cover special events and holidays.
  • To work flexible hours where required, including some early starts for pre-booked groups.
  • To professionally represent Catalyst and promote its aims and objectives at all times.

The successful candidate must have

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • A passion for science
  • The ability to work with people of all ages
  • A confident and fun personality with bags of energy
  • The ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team

Full training will be given. The position would suit a Further Education or University student – especially if considering a career in teaching.

On appointment you will need to apply for a DBS check as you will be working with children and their families.

To apply, please send a CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability for the role and how you meet the attributes




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