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 firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.
Long Island Children’s Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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.
Museum Store Sales Associate
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 dependable;
- be able to work independently;
- desire an opportunity for growth;
- love working with children;
- exhibit excellent “people” and communication skills.
Availability to work additional days for substitute coverage helpful and must be computer proficient. Previous experience preferred.
Permanent shifts - Wednesdays, 9:45 a.m - 5 p.m.
Fridays, 9:45 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sundays, 11:45 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Additional coverage needed for occasional Mondays and during school and summer breaks.
Rate: $10 per hour.
*Weekends are a must. Please do not apply if you are not able to commit to working weekend days.