Join the Tiny Scientist Team!

Are you a fun, outgoing, intelligent person who likes working with kids? Come work at The Tiny Scientist! We are a science-based program operating in Brooklyn, offering engaging hands-on programs, after school, summer and weekend science programs for children ages 2-11. We love science and helping children understand the amazing world we live in. We are always looking to add responsible, organized and fun loving people to our team. We offer competitive pay, a great atmosphere to work in and a health stipend to applicable candidates. Skip the suit and bring your Marvel Comics shirt, we get messy! 


Head Scientist Teachers (limited positions available):

This is not a school, but we are a center of exploration and learning where we provide children with a positive introduction to higher-level scientific concepts. We are looking for someone who will help create an atmosphere where kids can learn through exciting, engaging material, while still having a fantastic time with their friends and teachers! Teaching Positions have the potential to become full-time work during the school year. 

You must:

  • Have experience working with elementary age children in groups of 10 or more.

  • Be punctual, responsible, friendly, well spoken, creative, a hard worker and have a GREAT sense of humor! 

  • Have a working knowledge of science or be highly motivated to learn.

  • Have experience managing staff schedules, communicating with parents, and designing and implementing engaging science activities.

Teaching Assistants:

Comfortability with kids is absolutely crucial to creating a positive, engaging, after-school environment. Teaching assistants help teacher pick up kids safely, hand out materials, clean up and help keep our scientists engaged and having a great time! This is an ideal position for someone who is a current college/graduate student looking to supplement his/her income or get some great teaching experience to your résumé. High School Students considered for more Jr work. 


How to Apply:

If you are interested in working at The Tiny Scientist, please:

  • Send an email to with the subject line “The Tiny Scientist – [Position Applying For]." 

  • Tell us about yourself in the body of the email — your qualifications and skills for the position, why you have an interest in working for The Tiny Scientist Team. Include your education background, personality traits that you feel would make a great fit for our program. DO NOT JUST SEND US A RESUME! Attach your résumé (either in the body or as an attachment).

  • We will review all resumes and be in touch if we feel you would be a great fit to our team.

Thank you for your interest!