Employment

Employment Opportunities

Wonderscope is currently accepting application for positions at our new museum location in the Red Bridge Shopping Center. For complete job descriptions and application instructions, please visit the attached links to NPConnect.com

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.

 

Programs Manager

The Programs Manager works with the Director of Play as the creative and strategic leader both for new and existing programs consistent with our mission. The Programs Manager will also be responsible for the development and implementation of project based camps at the museum and will work with Program Specialists to deliver strong, educationally based daily programs both in person and virtually and will work with Guest Services staff to ensure all programs and camps are serving members and guests.

Click here for a full job description: WCM Job Description-Programs Manager

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

 

Maintenance Technician (Full Time Mon-Fri)

The Maintenance Technician will oversee and perform maintenance of the entire museum facility to ensure a clean, safe, and functional environment for all museum visitors and staff. The ideal candidate enjoys a fast-paced and playful environment, is flexible and able to prioritize tasks spontaneously and independently, and enjoys interacting with children and their adults as they learn, play, and grow.

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

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

 

Guest Services Manager (Full Time Wed-Sun)

The Guest Services Manager works to provide excellent customer service to guests and members, provides assistance to staff in essential functions around the museum, and supervises part-time guest services staff.

Click here for a full job description: WCM Job Description – Guest Services Manager

To apply for this position, send a 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.