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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 Public Programs
The Children's Museum of Manhattan is searching for a Director of Public Programs. Reporting to the Deputy Director of Education and Guest Services, this key position provides long-range vision and general operating plans for the public programs 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 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.

Part-Time Early Childhood Lead Teacher Position for Enrollment and Outreach
The Education Departmeny at the Children's Museum of Manhattan is seeking a lead teacher to teach CMOM’s Music, Art and Storytelling Classes for children 14 months to 3 years and their caregivers.

 


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 Summer 2014 Internship Opportunities.

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.

Jobs and Internships

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Calendar

Little Artists: Watercolor Easter Eggs, 10:00am

4 & younger

Celebrate Easter and paint an egg with a hidden message!
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Learn descriptive vocabulary; sensory awareness, creative expression, early science skills (cause and effect).
 

Squishy Circuits, 10:00am

All ages

10am-12pm

Use special food-safe doughs that will act as electricity conductors and insulators! Mold your own simple circuits and experimenting with a variety of electronics! Recipe cards available to take home.

littleBits™ Inventions, 10:00am

All ages

10am - 12pm
Brainstorm an invention and use littleBits™ electronic blocks to make your idea come to life. Experiment with connecting batteries, light and sound sensors to your invention to see what will happen!

New York Happening: Mixed Media Art Installation, 10:00am

All ages

10am - 1pm
Red Grooms collaborated with a variety of artists, staging events and art installations called “happenings.”  Add to CMOM’s  ongoing mixed media installation / communal “happening”  by creating your own vision of New York using wood pieces, metal and clay.
 

UMIGO Transmedia Games, 11:00am

5 & older

CMOM conducts weekly activities to explore UMIGO, a first-of-its kind transmedia math property which teaches 1st and 2nd grade math skills in a fun and interactive way. UMIGO programs may include music videos, board games challenges and new digital UMIGO Apps

Meet the Maker: Sci-Tech Kids, 11:00am

All ages

11am - 1pm
Biologist, epidemiologist and the president of Sci-Tech Kids Kim Magloire teaches kids about the mechanics behind engineering as they building bridges using Play-Doh and toothpicks.
 

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 with your friends.
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Science skills (color mixing and cause and effect).

UMIGO Transmedia Games, 12:00pm

5 & older

CMOM conducts weekly activities to explore UMIGO, a first-of-its kind transmedia math property which teaches 1st and 2nd grade math skills in a fun and interactive way. UMIGO programs may include music videos, board games challenges and new digital UMIGO Apps

Little Artists: Watercolor Easter Eggs, 1:00pm

4 & younger

Celebrate Easter and paint an egg with a hidden message!
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Learn descriptive vocabulary; sensory awareness, creative expression, early science skills (cause and effect).
 

James Beard Foundation Family Chef Series: Liz Neumark , 2:00pm

All ages

Liz Neumark, founder and CEO of Great Performances and The Sylvia Center, demonstrates creative ways to cook simple family recipes with fresh affordable ingredients.

Mural Wall Painting, 2:30pm

4 & younger

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

James Beard Foundation Family Chef Series: Liz Neumark , 3:30pm

All ages

Liz Neumark, founder and CEO of Great Performances and The Sylvia Center, demonstrates creative ways to cook simple family recipes with fresh affordable ingredients.

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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