Jobs and Internships

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The Children's Museum of Manhattan is dedicated to inspiring children and families to learn about themselves and our culturally diverse world through a unique environment of interactive exhibitions and programs. We’re often looking to expand our team and bring unique, innovative professionals to the Museum. Check back here often to see up-to-date employment opportunities.
 

Full Time Positions

Education Coordinator          The Education Department at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan is seeking a full-time Education Coordinator to work in all operational aspects of the Education Department. Learn more about this position and how to apply »
 

Part Time Positions  

Public Programs Educators          The Public Programs Department at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan is seeking part-time Museum Educators to work directly with museum visitors as part of the Education Department. Learn more about this position and how to apply »

School Programs Educators          The School Programs Department at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan is looking for dedicated educators to work with visiting school groups and outreach programs in neighborhoods throughout New York City. Learn more about this position and how to apply »

Lead Early Childhood Educator    The Children’s Museum of Manhattan is seeking a lead Early Childhood teacher to teach CMOM’s Enrollment Classes for children 14 months to 3 years and their caregivers. These intimate classes celebrate and nurture individual learning styles by supporting children as they play and learn.  The position also includes teaching early childhood health and literacy outreach programs throughout NYC, and leading professional development workshops for childcare providers and teachers.  Learn more about this position and how to apply >

 

Internships

The Children's Museum of Manhattan is an exceptional institution with internship options for college and graduate students interested in the museum and education fields. For decades, CMOM has been a destination and resource for schools and families of all backgrounds to come to learn, play, and grow together. As an intern you will gain real world experience and relevant skills that support your education and career exploration. Learn more about museum and education internship opportunities and apply now »

Graphic Design and Exhibition Design Internships
Interns will design a variety of materials for upcoming exhibitions and various museum departments. Qualifications must include design portfolio and  knowledge of industry standard computer software. Learn more about design internship opportunities »

Jobs and Internships

Save the Date!
CMOM 2014 Spring Gala

Thursday, 15 May 2014
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers

Schedule of Programs

Movement & Melodies, 10:30am

5 & younger

Get your music muscles moving! Create a whimsical performance as you compose your own song with our interactive creature video installation!

Movement & Circle Time, 11:00am

5 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.

Jacob Lawrence Storytellers, 11:00am

6 & older

Paint your own triptych—a painting made of three sections—inspired by African American artist Jacob Lawrence and his artwork called The Migration Series. 

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Parachute Play, 11:30am

5 & younger

Blue and green, yellow and red. What colors can you find over head?

Mural Wall Painting, 12:00pm

5 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

Jacob Lawrence Storytellers, 12:00pm

6 & older

Paint your own triptych—a painting made of three sections—inspired by African American artist Jacob Lawrence and his artwork called The Migration Series. 

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Dance Party, 12:30pm

5 & younger

Dance to a variety of musical style including Pop, Rock 'n' Roll, Latin, Classical and some of our favorite children’s bands.

Dance workshop with Wéma Harris of Roots, Rhythm & Revolution , 2:00pm

6 & older

Celebrate the passion of dance through rhythm, drums and the spoken word in this dance workshop with Wéma Harris. 

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Jam Band, 2:30pm

5 & younger

Use tambourines, maracas, bells and rhythm sticks to make beats as CMOM educators lead you in a collaborative and creative jam session.

Movement & Melodies, 3:30pm

5 & younger

Get your music muscles moving! Create a whimsical performance as you compose your own song with our interactive creature video installation!

Dance workshop with Wéma Harris of Roots, Rhythm & Revolution , 3:30pm

6 & older

Celebrate the passion of dance through rhythm, drums and the spoken word in this dance workshop with Wéma Harris. 

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

5 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.

STEAM Cart, 5:30pm

All ages

Keep an eye out for CMOM’s new STEAM Cart! This pop-up program will travel throughout the museum.  Explore a variety of demonstrations inspired by science, technology, engineering, art and math!

STEAM Cart, 6:30pm

All ages

Keep an eye out for CMOM’s new STEAM Cart! This pop-up program will travel throughout the museum.  Explore a variety of demonstrations inspired by science, technology, engineering, art and math!

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