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.

Deputy Executive Director

Full time, Exempt, Salary. 40 hours/week, approximately 8:30am-5:00pm.

Description: Provide daily operational leadership to Seattle Children’s Museum by: setting the operational and cultural tone, coordinating with the Executive Director on long-term planning and direction, and overseeing the management of all daily operations of the museum.

Download full job description here.

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.

Office Manager

Full time, hourly. 35-40 hours/week, M-F 8:30am-5:00pm. Some weekend or evening hours required.

Description: The responsibility of the Office Manager is to support the Museum in the completion of our mission through day to day activities which include, but are not limited to, managing the office, supporting the directors team with all administrative tasks as needed and supporting the HR team. Provide phone and communication support.

Download full job description here.

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.

Box Office Assistant

Wednesday through Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm. Saturday 9:00am-6:00pm.

This position is a job-share, and will require schedule flexibility.

Description: Promote the Seattle Children’s Museum’s mission by supporting the Box Office in meeting standards of customer service and Box Office operations.

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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.

Download full job description

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.