Please submit resume and cover letter to with a subject line of "Early Childhood Education Internship Application". Please also submit an online application found either here or the Perot Museum's website.

Early Childhood Interns are based in the Programs Department and assist the Early Childhood Coordinator with curriculum development, teaching classes as well as engaging our youngest guests in our Art Lab space. The Early Childhood team is responsible for developing and delivering high quality early learning experiences to our guests. Early Childhood Interns will primarily assist the Early Childhood Coordinator with daily activities in the Art Lab and classroom. Interns will gain practical experience in the necessary activities required in curriculum planning and delivery.

Interns will also have the opportunity to interact with and gain experience with various departments, as the Programs Team commonly works across museum departments in their normal activities.

To apply for this position please send a resume and cover letter to with a subject line of “Early Childhood Education Internship Application”. Your cover letter should address how you are qualified for this position and what you hope to gain from this experience. Please be sure to include whether or not you plan on earning university credit for this internship and if your institution has specific requirements that need to be met. This is an unpaid internship.

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Demographic Information

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Background Check Information

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science conducts criminal background checks for all volunteers 18 years and older in order to ensure the safety and quality of all visitors' experience. If a non-complying report is revealed, you will be notified. Continued volunteer service is contingent upon background screenings. The following information is kept confidential and secure by the Volunteer Department of the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. You will receive a separate email prompting you to complete the background check as you begin the onboarding process. If you're uncomfortable submitting your personal information online, please feel free to contact us at or 214.756.5844. **IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO CONTACT US WITH THIS INFORMATION**


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