Where Imagination Comes Alive. . . Through a Dedicated Staff!

Below are the current job openings at the Museum. Please read through the requirements carefully and complete all the steps required for the job you are interested in.

Executive Director

Hours Per Week: 40+

This job is a full time, exempt, salary position.

Description: Provide leadership, vision and direction to Seattle Children’s Museum by; setting
the operational and cultural tone, coordinating with the Board of Directors on
long term planning and direction, operating as the Museum representative in
media, fundraising and community settings, and overseeing the management of
all museum departments.

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Steps to apply:

  • Complete the Application for Employment. You will be asked to upload a cover letter and resume as part of the application. The preferred format for cover letters and resumes is a PDF.
  • If selected for an interview, we will ask you to complete a background check.

The Children’s Museum, Seattle is an equal opportunity employer. SCM does not discriminate in employment based on race, gender, religion, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, national origin, Veteran status, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Admissions and Retail Associate

Hours Per Week: Approximately 24 hrs

This job is a non-exempt, part-time, hourly position ($13.50/hr)

Description: Promote The Children’s Museum’s mission by providing quality visitor experience to children and their caregivers through welcoming and directing visitors, enforcing policies, accurately responding to questions, monitoring the exits and monitoring the retail shop.

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Steps to apply:

  • Complete the Application for Employment. You will be asked to upload a cover letter and resume as part of the application. The preferred format for cover letters and resumes is a PDF.
  • If selected for an interview, we will ask you to complete a background check.

The Children’s Museum, Seattle is an equal opportunity employer. SCM does not discriminate in employment based on race, gender, religion, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, national origin, Veteran status, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Play Facilitator

Hours Per Week: 15-25 hours per week, at least one weekend day required

This job is a non-exempt, part-time, hourly position

Description: Promote Seattle Children’s Museum’s educational mission by offering playful exhibit-focused and special event-themed activities intended to pique the visitors’ learning experience and interest; role modeling to parents the effectiveness of imaginative play.

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Steps to apply:

  • Complete the Application for Employment. You will be asked to upload a cover letter and resume as part of the application. The preferred format for cover letters and resumes is a PDF.
  • If selected for an interview, we will ask you to complete a background check.

The Children’s Museum, Seattle is an equal opportunity employer. SCM does not discriminate in employment based on race, gender, religion, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, national origin, Veteran status, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local laws.