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

Deputy Director, Philanthropy
The Children’s Museum of Manhattan is seeking a full-time Deputy Director to lead philanthropic relationships in the External Relations 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

Education and Aministrative 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

Bubble Painting, 10:00am

5 & younger

Create a work of art using water colors, bubble solution, paintbrushes and bubble wands!

Awesome Airplanes, 10:30am

6 & older

The airplane is an important invention that required creativity and ingenuity. Celebrate this important innovation by learning about the history of aviation and the scientific knowledge used to develop flight while creating your own model airplane that flies

Jam Band, 10:30am

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 & Circle Time, 11:00am

5 & younger

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

Picture This!: Camera Obscura, 11:00am

6 & older

Over one thousand years ago, Muslim physicist and mathematician Alhazen invented the camera obscura – a tool that led to the modern day camera. Experience the wonders of a camera obscura and learn how you can make your own using household materials.

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.

Picture This!: Camera Obscura, 12:00pm

6 & older

Over one thousand years ago, Muslim physicist and mathematician Alhazen invented the camera obscura – a tool that led to the modern day camera. Experience the wonders of a camera obscura and learn how you can make your own using household materials.

Crabby Collages , 1:00pm

5 & younger

Get ready for a deep sea adventure! Explore the colors and shapes of crabs and create your own sea life-inspired collage.

Awesome Airplanes, 2:00pm

6 & older

The airplane is an important invention that required creativity and ingenuity. Celebrate this important innovation by learning about the history of aviation and the scientific knowledge used to develop flight while creating your own model airplane that flies

Picture This!: Camera Obscura, 2:00pm

6 & older

Over one thousand years ago, Muslim physicist and mathematician Alhazen invented the camera obscura – a tool that led to the modern day camera. Experience the wonders of a camera obscura and learn how you can make your own using household materials.

Skyscraper Block Building, 3:00pm

5 & younger

Use large foam blocks to explore balance and build your own structures. How high can you build?

Picture This!: Camera Obscura, 3:00pm

6 & older

Over one thousand years ago, Muslim physicist and mathematician Alhazen invented the camera obscura – a tool that led to the modern day camera. Experience the wonders of a camera obscura and learn how you can make your own using household materials.

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

5 & younger

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

Picture This!: Camera Obscura, 4:00pm

6 & older

Over one thousand years ago, Muslim physicist and mathematician Alhazen invented the camera obscura – a tool that led to the modern day camera. Experience the wonders of a camera obscura and learn how you can make your own using household materials.

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