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Employment at the Children's Museum

Are you enthusiastic, outgoing and stoked about the idea of giant parachute games? If you love working with kids and want to be part of a playful environment committed to memorable experiences, creative education and a safe environment for families, a CMEC Playologist position might be perfect for you! Click here for the full position description. 


Ready to Apply?
Download the application below. Return your completed application to the Museum in person, or via e-mail to


Internships at the Children's Museum

We offer spring, summer and fall internship opportunities, and we can be flexible-- we'll work around your course schedule! Though the internships are currently unpaid, you'll be rewarded with course credit, service learning hours, an amazing interactive internship to add to your CV or resume, and the joy of helping kiddos learn through play.

Available internships include:

  • Research
  • Special Events
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Marketing & Design

Regardless of emphases, each internship will give you experience both on-the-floor and behind-the-scenes at the Children's Museum. In most cases, you'll also be assigned a special project or series of projects that you'll be able to utilize in your career portfolio.

Internship Minimum Requirements

  • College Sophomore, Junior or Senior OR the equivalent in relevant field experience
  • Team player with a strong commitment to hands-on learning and child-directed play
  • 2 Strong Recommendations (personal & professional)

Ready to Apply?

Whether you're ready to get the ball rolling or simply need more information, please contact our Vice President of Development by sending an e-mail to Attach your one-page resume. In the subject line, please indicate "CMEC Internship" along with your preferred emphases. 

We can't wait to meet you!

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