employment

Are you friendly?  Do you like kids?  Is great customer service important to you?  

Are you willing to be a little silly?

Apply for a part-time Playologist or Play Patrol position with our small team to promote the power of play for kids and their caring adults in a safe, clean facility. We offer a fun and positive work environment, flexible hours, and LOTS of smiles.

CREATE MEMORIES 

While working at the Children's Museum you have the chance to help our guests create memories they will remember for years to come. Whether it be for a birthday party or a regular visit to the museum, you play a part in the exciting experience visitors have when they walk into the Children's Museum of La Crosse. 

“Seeing kids' excitement when they come in every day reminds me how lucky I am to provide those great memories that they’ll look back on!”–  Morgan, Playologist

INTERACT WITH CHILDREN AND ADULTS OF ALL AGES AND BACKGROUNDS

The museum offers an inclusive environment for children and adults of all ages. As a member of our team, you will interact with a wide range of members of the La Crosse community. Your involvement in the museum will provide you the opportunity to build relationships with frequent visitors and first-time guests.

“The Children’s Museum has given me more opportunities to work and interact with children and adults of all ages and backgrounds. This experience will be immensely valuable for me in the future.”  – Macy, Playologist

FULFILL THE MUSEUM'S MISSION

The mission of the Children's Museum is to offer affordable opportunities for the young and young at heart to learn, connect, and grow through interactive play. When you work at the Children's Museum, you are an integral piece in promoting this mission throughout the La Crosse community. Guests will be impacted long after they leave the museum, and you can be part of that.

Playing and pretending allows children to discover who they are and how the world works, how to problem solve, and how to express emotions. Every aspect of play is incorporated throughout all exhibits and programs in our museum. You will see first-hand how play positively impacts Museum visitors of all ages.

“I truly believe children learn best through play, so I’m happy to be a part of a team and organization that supports that.” - Tamma, Playologist

Playologist:  summary     job description    Play Patrol floor staff:  summary   job description 

To apply for either position, download our employment application form and either print, complete and submit OR fill in the fields, save it on your computer/device with a new file name and attach it in an email to info@funmuseum.org.