Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in the Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum!

Please note: The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum requires that all employees and volunteers be vaccinated against COVID-19.


Current Job Openings

 

Education and Program Manager

The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum seeks an enthusiastic and motivated individual with a strong background in early childhood and/or elementary education to develop, deliver and manage the hands-on educational programs offered by the Museum to family, school and camp audiences. As Education and Program Manager, you will develop and implement age-appropriate Museum activities and programs for families with young children. You will also manage all aspects of the Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum’s ongoing grant-funded and fee-based educational programs, including onsite field trips and workshops, Starlab planetarium shows, outreach presentations and summer camp.

CLICK HERE to download Application instructions and a complete Position Description.

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Exhibit and Facilities Manager

The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum seeks an enthusiastic and motivated individual to ensure memorable, meaningful and educationally rich experiences for all Museum visitors. This position has primary responsibility for implementing current and future exhibit plans, managing changing exhibits and gallery spaces, maintaining and repairing interactive exhibits, and ensuring exhibit safety. This position also has primary responsibility for facility maintenance and repair.

CLICK HERE to download Application instructions and a complete Position Description.

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Museum Greeter and Floor Assistant – Part-Time

The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum (MHCM) is seeking a friendly, outgoing and motivated individual to join our Guest Experience team. Must be capable of delivering legendary customer service to diverse audiences. As Museum Greeter and Floor Assistant, you will help to ensure welcoming experiences for Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum guests by staffing the admissions desk and museum gallery spaces, hosting birthday parties and events, and by providing general support for Museum operations. Bilingual (English/Spanish) applicants are especially encouraged to apply.

CLICK HERE to download Application instructions and a complete Position Description.

 


The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a passionate commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.


 

Aerial view of museum with Hudson River and Mid-Hudson bridge

About Poughkeepsie and the Hudson Valley Region

The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum is located in the heart of the historic Hudson Riverfront in Poughkeepsie, just steps away from the Metro-North train station, fabulous restaurants and a revitalized city waterfront park.  An hour and a half north of New York City, Poughkeepsie and the Mid-Hudson region is fast becoming a favorite destination for weekend travelers.  The areas is known for its institutions of higher education (Vassar College, Marist College, SUNY New Paltz, the Culinary Institute of America and Dutchess Community College), as well as for its arts, cultural and outdoor recreational opportunities.  Click here to take an aerial tour of the area.