Come Play with Us!  Acclaimed Children’s Museum seeks partners in play.

We are a not-for-profit learning laboratory that inspires children and adults through interdisciplinary, hands-on, fun experiences, located in Garden City, New York.

Please send your resume and cover letter indicating the position of interest to: Human Resources Department, Long Island Children’s Museum, 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530; (516)302-8188 (fax); or via e-mail to No phone calls, please.
Long Island Children’s Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Positions

Educator (Part Time)

This position will interact with children, parents and adult caregivers on a daily basis in a vibrant and inspiring environment.

The ideal candidate will have excellent “people,” communications and customer service skills. Candidate must be able to work independently while still being a team player. Bachelor’s degree and previous experience with children a plus. No relocation expenses provided. Compensation: $12 per hour.

Work schedule:  Weekends - 9:30 a.m. – 5:10 p.m. Additional days/hours are possible.

Birthday Party Specialist (Part-Time)

This position is responsible for assisting the Birthday Party Manager in the management of the Birthday Party program.

The successful candidate will possess excellent public speaking and “people” skills, be organized and able to work independently while still being a team player and must be enthusiastic about museum/ informal education. A high school degree and some college level courses, preferably in Education or a related field, is required, as is experience working with young children and their caregivers. 

Work Schedule: 10-15 hours per week, including at least one weekend day. Some weeknight work also required.

Museum Store Sales Associate (Part Time)

We are looking for a self-starter to join the store team.  The responsibilities of this position will include stellar customer service, selling merchandise and restocking inventory.  
The ideal candidate will:
•    have experience handling cash; 
•    be computer proficient;
•    be dependable; 
•    be able to work independently;
•    desire an opportunity for growth;
•    love working with children;
•    exhibit excellent “people” and communication skills.  

Work schedule includes 1-2 shifts with Full and Half Day shifts available, 9:45 a.m. - 5 p.m. Availability to work additional days for substitute coverage helpful.  Knowledge of Altru ticketing system a plus.

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