Jobs at LICM

The Long Island Children’s Museum, located in Garden City, New York, is a not-for-profit learning laboratory that inspires children and adults through interdisciplinary, hands-on, fun experiences.

Job opportunities currently include:

Kindergarten Readiness Program Lead Teacher - Bilingual (English/Spanish)—Part Time

Job Description for Kindergarten Readiness Program Lead Teacher - Bilingual (English/Spanish)

The Long Island Children’s Museum, located in Garden City, New York, is a not-for-profit learning laboratory that inspires children and adults through interdisciplinary, hands-on, fun experiences. We are currently seeking to fill the part time position of Kindergarten Readiness Program Lead Teacher – Bilingual (English/Spanish). The position will support the Early Childhood Program Manager in coordinating/teaching a summer kindergarten readiness program for Spanish speaking immigrant children and their families. This is a grant funded position and requires full time hours during the 4 week session.

The ideal candidate will love working with children and families, have excellent communication and presentation skills and be extremely organized. She/he must be able to work independently while still being a team player.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree, preferably in education, an in-depth understanding of the local Latino community and previous experience working with children, teachers, administrators, and parents. Early childhood experience is ideal. Must be bilingual (English/Spanish) and comfortable in conversational and written translation. Knowledge of Microsoft Word required, basic PowerPoint and Excel skills a plus

Work Schedule: Starting June 27 through August 26; Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri 8:30 – 12:30 and Tues 8:30 to 1:30. With a mandatory training day date TBD and orientation days June 25 & July 23. Applicant must commit to entire summer program.

Salary: Salary based on experience

Kindly forward your resume and cover letter to:
Human Resources Department
Long Island Children’s Museum
11 Davis Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530;
(516) 302-8188 (fax); or e-mail to: hr@licm.org.

No phone calls, please.

The Long Island Children's Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Volunteer at LICM

Lend a hand at Long Island Children’s Museum and make a difference in the lives of Long Island families. We’re looking for friendly volunteers with a variety of skills to join the LICM team.

Volunteer opportunities currently include:

Assistant Educator
In this position, you will interact with children and families and explain gallery elements to visitors to help enrich their museum experience.

 

Following a personal interview and clearance by a background check and check of personal references, individuals are asked to volunteer one day a week, 4 hours per day, during the Museum’s hours of operation.

For more information please call Audrey O’Malley, Associate Director of Visitor Experience at (516) 224-5842. Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age.

 

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