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.

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

Current Positions

Educator (Part-Time)

Lead school groups through the Museum’s play-based exhibits that introduce complex ideas in a fun and engaging way. Interact with children, parents and teachers on a daily basis in a vibrant and inspiring environment.
Work schedule is 9:30 a.m. – 5:10 p.m., 2-3 days per week. Additional responsibilities will include teaching outreach programs and making community connections.  Work schedule for Outreaches varies and is on an as-needed basis (with lead time for scheduling).  Additional days/hours are possible.

Seeking candidate with:

  • Excellent “people,” communications and presentation skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently while still being a team player.
  • Bachelor's degree, plus previous teaching experience a plus.
  • Own personal means of transportation
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds.  

Occasional nights and weekends required.  No relocation expenses provided.  Compensation: $10 - $12 per hour.


Want to Volunteer?

Apply online