Join the Team

Thank you for your interest in employment at Kidzu Children’s Museum. The museum attracts a diverse and talented team that helps inspire learning through purposeful play. Please see the information below for more details about the available positions and their requirements.

Available Positions 

Lead Educator for STEAM Programming (part-time): Kidzu’s Lead Educators are responsible for creating and facilitating weekly educational programs to supplement our learning environment as a part of the Makery team. All museum educators must demonstrate a commitment to Kidzu’s mission and the philosophy of play-based, experiential learning. The STEAM educator must have a passion for tinkering and DIY, wonder “how things work”, and strive to inspire the next generation of inventors and creators. He or she will have excellent communication, presentation, multitasking, and organizational skills. See the full job description here. Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume, references, and examples of your work to Jarrett Grimm

Unpaid Internships

We are looking for interns to help our Administration, Communications, Education and Programs Departments. We’ll work with you to find a position that fits your interests. You are always welcome to send us your resume. We’ll contact you or keep it on file until a position opens up. Resumes can be emailed to or mailed to 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514.

UNC Work-Study Students

Do you go to UNC and have work-study as part of your financial aid package? Want to work at a local nonprofit and make a difference in your community? Kidzu Children’s Museum has plenty of positions for you. We have work-study students greet visitors at the front desk and work behind the scenes with our staff to maintain our social media, help design and create exhibits, support our fund-raising efforts, create our collateral and keep up our communications. If you are interested, please contact Elisabeth Suttee at

About Kidzu

Kidzu Children's Museum is a hands-on museum dedicated to inspiring young children and the adults in their lives to learn through purposeful play.

We invite you to get involved with Kidzu and help us build a permanent museum that serves all children in our community and inspires learning through purposeful play!

Summer Hours

Tuesday + Thursday
Wed., Friday + Sat.


Closed Mondays


Free for members

$7.50 per child over 12 months
$7.50 per adult
Children 11 months and under are free

Memberships start at $115 for a year of unlimited admission.

See our membership page for more information


Inside University Place
201 S. Estes Drive,
Chapel Hill, NC


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