Employment & Job Opportunities

Are you looking to make a difference? Well then, you have come to the right place.

Welcome to Wonderscope Children´s Museum of Kansas City, a non-profit organization with a mission to spark a lifelong love of learning through the power of play. Wonderscope is a fun and creative place to work. We value enthusiastic and diverse individuals that are dedicated to making our visitors’ experience a memorable one.

Wonderscope is now accepting applications for the following positions

Play Guides: Wonderscope is currently accepting applications from outgoing, high-energy, and detail-oriented individuals to fill full-time weekday and part-time weekend Play Guide positions. Play Guides enhance the experience of Wonderscope’s guests and members by facilitating playful activities and maintaining museum exhibits in a fast-paced, flexible environment.

View these job descriptions on Nonprofit Connect.org:

Full-time Weekday Play Guide

Part-time Weekend Play Guide

Or download PDFs of the job descriptions here: 

Full-time Weekday Play Guide

Part-time Weekend Play Guide

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


Part-Time Weekend Guest Services: The guest services team member assists in the delivery of an exceptional museum experience by ensuring that visitors have a good first impression and a quality play experience. Duties include:

  • Engaging children and families and addressing visitor/member concerns and questions
  • Helping to maintain clean and safe museum spaces
  • Assisting program staff with classes and other activities

For more information, contact Matt Foster, Director of Operations: mfoster@wonderscope.org

Apply for this position using the web form below.

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.