Join Our Team

The Tallahassee Museum offers a variety of exciting career opportunities and is one of the most rewarding places to invest your time and energy.  The museum provides a fast paced work environment that gives you many opportunities to grow within the community.

Current Positions Available:

Preschool Teacher (Full-time w/ Benefits)

Seeking high-energy, enthusiastic team player responsible for building an engaging, fun, learning environment that promotes early childhood education in a classroom, museum and outdoor setting. Primary responsibilities include: Follow daily classroom schedule and write lesson plans to include teacher-directed learning, child-initiated activities, and quality outdoor time to include nature trails, wildlife encounters, and gardening, communicate with parents appropriately and effectively regarding students’ growth and progress, maintain a clean and safe classroom consistent with DCF health and safety standards, track children’s progress, supervise children at all times. To apply: Please complete an employment application and send it to hr@tallahasseemuseum.org

Preschool Teacher Assistant (Part-time; up to 25 hours per week)

Seeking high-energy, enthusiastic team player responsible for assisting preschool teachers in building an engaging, fun, learning environment that promotes early childhood education in a classroom, museum and outdoor setting. Primary responsibilities include: Follow daily classroom schedule and write lesson plans to include teacher-directed learning, child-initiated activities, and quality outdoor time to include nature trails, wildlife encounters, and gardening, communicate with parents appropriately and effectively regarding students’ growth and progress, maintain a clean and safe classroom consistent with DCF health and safety standards, supervise children at all times. To apply: Please complete an employment application and send it to hr@tallahasseemuseum.org

Tree to Tree Adventures Course Guide (Part-time)

The position provides supervision, guidance, assistance, and exceptional educational and recreational experiences to individuals and groups of people as they participate on the Tree to Tree Adventures course.  Skills in climbing, belaying, working with ropes, and weather observation preferred.  Must be comfortable, able, and/or willing to operate at heights and perform rescues and assist functions associated with the course. Must be able to lift at least 50lbs. Must be able to speak effectively to different ages and in front of small to large groups and able to assess and diffuse difficult situations. Must be able to work and communicate effectively as a team member.  Possess the ability to work long hours and irregular shifts outdoors, including weekends, evenings, and holidays as needed and scheduled.  Contributes to an environment where customer service is a high priority.

Applicants should submit their letter of interest and resume by May 27, 2020, to hr@tallahasseemuseum.org

Visitor Services Retail Team Member (Part-time, up to 24 hours per week)

We are looking for outgoing energetic people who are excited about enhancing our visitors’ experience through the sale of tickets and merchandise on our Visitor Services Retail Team. Primary responsibilities include direct interaction with our visitors and museum staff both in person and on the phone, maintaining impeccable customer service quality while selling tickets and merchandise using a point of sale system, as well as providing information about the museum and upcoming events utilizing the museum’s website and scheduling software and maintaining the visually appealing and inviting appearance of the Museum Store. Candidate must have outstanding customer service skills, retail experience, the ability to multitask, excellent communication, strong computer skills and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment as a part of a team. Estimated hours are up to but no more than 24 hours per week, must be available on weekends, and some evenings may be required as well. To apply: complete employment application below and email resume to hr@tallahasseemuseum.org; no phone calls, please.

Positions are open until they are filled unless specified in the announcement or advertisement.

Employment Application Form

We welcome your completed applications and/or resumes and cover letters:

By Email: hr@tallahasseemuseum.org

Positions are open until they are filled unless specified in the announcement or advertisement.

By Mail or Hand Delivered (M-F 9-5): 3945 Museum Drive Tallahassee, FL 32310