Employment Opportunities

Wonderscope is currently accepting application for positions at our new museum location in the Red Bridge Shopping Center. Click the links to see complete job descriptions for each position. 

Why work at Wonderscope? 

Wonderscope Children’s Museum of Kansas City’s mission is to spark a lifelong love of learning through the power of play. We provide fun, dynamic exhibits and programs that integrate STEAM learning for children eight years of age and younger, their parents, caregivers, and teachers. Wonderscope believes that children learn best though play and that fun, imaginative, hands-on learning can help them grow to their fullest potential.

 

Program Specialist (Full Time Mon-Fri)

The Program Specialist will work with the Program Team to ensure the delivery of high quality, early education programs and value-added experiences to museum members and guests.

Click here for a full job description: WCM Job Description – Program Specialist

To apply for this position, send your cover letter, resume and two references to Janelle Kopshinsky, Director of Play, at jkopshinsky@wonderscope.org

 

Maintenance Manager (Full Time Mon-Fri)

The Maintenance Manager will oversee and perform maintenance of the entire museum facility to ensure a clean, safe, and functional environment for
all museum visitors and staff.

Click here for a full job description: Job Description – Maintenance Manager

To apply for this position, send your cover letter, resume and two references to Matt Foster, Director of Operations at mfoster@wonderscope.org

 

Guest Services Team Member (Part-Time, Multiple Positions Tuesday-Sunday)

Wonderscope’s Guest Services Team Members are responsible for making guests and members feel welcome and safe in all exhibit spaces. Duties include interacting with guests/members and addressing any visitor questions or concerns, helping with the front desk point-of-sale system, assisting birthday party guests, monitoring exhibits for safe play and tidiness, and assisting all staff in keeping the museum clean and sanitized. The ideal Guest Services Team Member is outgoing, responsible, and enjoys a fast-paced environment full of children and their adults. 

Most part-time staff work 15-25 hours weekly with positions beginning at $10.50/hr. Click here to fill out an application!

 

Please note: Job postings on sites like Indeed or Jobs.com are not advertised by Wonderscope and may not be accurate or up to date. Wonderscope’s open employment opportunities will always be found on this website or by visiting the Nonprofit Connect website.

Wonderscope Children´s Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender status, marital status, pregnancy, age, disability, or covered veteran’s status consistent with applicable federal and state laws.