Play. Inspire. Volunteer.

By Becoming A Volunteer At Columbus Area Children’s Museum, YOU Are Making A DIFFERENCE.

Volunteers Are An Essential Element At CACM. We Welcome Individuals And Groups, Age 15 And Older, Who Strive To Bring Educational Value To Play And Value Family Engagement. CACM Offers Flexible Volunteer Opportunities That Fit Your Personal Schedule. Columbus Area Children’s Museum Is Proud To Provide A Fun, Family Environment. As A Benefit Of Volunteering At CACM, We Offer A ‘Kid At Work’ Program. When You Volunteer In The Museum As Long As You Remain Committed To Your Volunteer Work, One Child Or Grandchild Is Welcomed To Visit With You.

Volunteer Description:

Reports To: Director Of Educational

Programming Summary: Provide Service With A Smile To The Many Visitors Of The Columbus Area Children’s Museum! As A Volunteer, You Are The Face Of Our Museum And Should Maintain A Courteous, Upbeat Manner Welcoming To Visitors!

Essential Duties And Responsibilities Include The Following:

  • Assist With The Flow Of People Through Exhibits.
  • Assist With Proper Usage Of Exhibits.
  • Assist Staff With Miscellaneous Cleaning Of Exhibits, Common Areas, And Bathrooms.
  • Engage Museum Guests To Provide A Quality Experience.
  • Ensure Safety Throughout The CACM.
  • Restocking Of Any Products.
  • Assist With Filling Out Incident Reports In Case Of Accidents.
  • Enforcing All CACM Rules.
  • Assist With Special Events.
  • Reading Or Assisting With Educational Programming Activities.
  • Other Duties As Assigned.

Volunteer Qualifications:

  • Volunteers Must Be At Least 15 Years Of Age.
  • Fun, Enthusiastic, And Welcoming
  • Reliable, Punctual, Professional In Nature
  • Excited To Work With Families, Staff, And Other Volunteers.
  • All Volunteers Will Attend Training To Learn CACM’s Mission, Values, And Guidelines. Volunteers Will Be Expected To Represent The Museum In A Positive Light While Serving As A Volunteer.
  • All Volunteers Will Be Required To Complete A Background Check.

Experience Requirements:

  • Bilingual Preferred
  • Aged 15+
  • Works Well With Families And Children.
  • Enthusiastic Supporter Of The Museum!
  • Pass A CACM Background Check (If Over 18)