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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

Grants Associate
The Development Department at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan is seeking a full-time Grants Associate. Working closely with the Museum's Senior Manager of Institutional Giving, the Grants Associate will assist in the management of a growing portfolio of foundation, government and corporate funders.
Learn more about this position and how to apply.

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.
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 looking for dedicated educators 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.

 

Internships

Education or Development Internship Positions

As part of the education team, interns may teach interactive guided tours to a variety of visiting school groups, assist with enrollment classes and off-site outreach programs and develop education materials. As a development intern, participants will be part of CMOM's fundraising efforts in the spring. Learn more about Fall, 2014 Internship Opportunities!

Deadline for applications: September 15, 2014.

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, knowledge of industry standard computer software. Learn more about Design Internship Opportunities.

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Calendar

Romare Bearden - My World as Colorful Melodies, 10:00am

All ages

10am - 4:45pm
Romare Bearden was deeply influenced by jazz music and often listened to it while making art. Listen to jazz music and imagine colors and patterns based on what you hear. Create a work of art inspired by Bearden’s mixed media collage techniques.
This program is part of our "Jazzed!: The Changing Beat of 125th Street" exhibit and takes place on the lower level.
 

Messy with Art: Textured Printmaking, 10:00am

4 & younger

Use ordinary household items to create textured artwork!
 

Stack ‘em Up Thursdays: Block Party, 10:45am

4 & younger

Use your creativity to design structures using balance, imagination and teamwork!
 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:30am

4 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Learn new vocabulary, build listening skills and learn to be part of a group.

Mural Wall Painting, 12:00pm

4 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Science Skills (color mixing and cause and effect).

Math Wizards: Mandala Sand Art, 12:00pm

4 & younger

What is a circle and why are they so important? Explore how circles have been used to create symbols of peace and unity while creating a beautiful Mandala.

 

Mural Wall Painting, 2:30pm

4 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Science Skills (color mixing and cause and effect).

The Great Dig, 2:30pm

4 & younger

Become a petit paleontologist and search for dinosaur “fossils” in our dig site!
 

Skit Scat Stories & Songs!, 3:00pm

All ages

Listen to iconic performances of jazz music and then read books about the ‘Jazz Legends’ who performed them.
This program is part of our "Jazzed!: The Changing Beat of 125th Street" exhibit and takes place on the lower level.
 

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

4 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Learn new vocabulary, build listening skills and learn to be part of a group.

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