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

Director of Communications
The Communications Department at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan is seeking a full-time Director of Communications to manage and lead the day-to-day operations of CMOM’s Public Relations Marketing and Communications, both at the Museum and externally.
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Director of Education and Community Programs
The Education Department at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan is seeking a full-time Director of Education and Community Program to manage and lead the day-to-day operations of CMOM’s education and community outreach programs, both at the Museum and offsite.
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Full Time 1-year Contract

Lead Designer, Muslim Cultures Exhibition
The Exhibition Department is seeking a Lead Designer to guide the look and feel of the exhibition’s physical environment by translating concepts into effective design for signage, interactive exhibitry, online campaigns, web and motion-based projects, and will be involved in all phases of creative development through to production and installation.
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Part Time Positions  

Public Programs Educators
The Public Programs Department at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan is looking for dedicated educators is seeking part-time Museum Educators to work directly with museum visitors as part of the Education Department.
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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.
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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.

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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

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Calendar

Messy with Art: Textured Mural, 10:00am

4 & younger

Use ordinary household items to create textured artwork!

Bubble Party Tuesdays: Baby Bath Time, 10:45am

4 & younger

Don’t forget to wash behind their ears! Join us as we give our baby dolls a sweet-smelling bubble bath!
 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:30am

4 & younger

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

Exploring Science: Erupting Volcanos , 12:15pm

4 & younger

Cause mini volcanoes to erupt by dropping colored vinegar into baking soda.

CMOM Kamishibai , 2:00pm

All ages

Kamishibai is a traditional form of Japanese storytelling. Join CMOM educators for an interactive telling of traditional and modern, kawaii-inspired stories.

Mural Wall Painting, 2:00pm

4 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

Too Cute Fashion! So Kawaii!, 2:45pm

All ages

Design your own sunglasses or armband and learn about the colorful aesthetics of kawaii (too cute), the popular, child-inspired fashion. 

2:45-4:45pm 

Car Wash, 3:15pm

4 & younger

Suds up those wheels! Join us as we give our toy cars a strong scrub!

Full Calendar