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1 Jun 2024

Temporary Employee in the Museum Learning Area "LAB" 20% , Hourly Wage

🇨🇭 Zürich, Switzerland
0+ years exp.

The FIFA Museum celebrates and safeguards football heritage and culture to share the magic of the game with the entire world. With exceptional exhibitions, unique original objects, fascinating stories, multimedia and interactive experiences as well as thought-provoking cultural and educational programs, the home of football history is a lively and passionate platform for fans and visitors to meet, connect and engage with each other.

We are looking for a temporary employee in the museum learning area "LAB" 20% , hourly wage with immediate effect or by arrangement.

You inspire our younger and older guests with your open and friendly nature and are responsible for the interactive learning landscape / LAB with your creativity and enthusiasm. You will help to ensure that a visit to the museum remains an unforgettable experience for children and families.

The assignments are flexible and on call, are paid by the hour and mainly take place at weekends and on Wednesday afternoons.

Your responsibilities:

  • Supervision of children's groups during birthday parties in the museum (involves general supervision and guidance of children aged 6-12 years, age-appropriate museum tours, games and handicrafts)
  • General supervision of individual children in the "LAB" learning environment (animation, games and handicrafts)
  • Provision of daily materials in the "LAB" (colored pencils, drawing paper, games, etc.)
  • Minor administrative tasks and tidying up in the "LAB"
  • Management and supervision of the Kids Night (4x-6x per year on Friday evening)
  • Possibly leading workshops/guided tours with school classes and contributing your own ideas to the design of programs and events at the "LAB"
  • Additional assignments at events and sporadic assignments at trade fairs as stand supervisor
  • Supervision of entertainment media and reporting any defects or faults to the supervisor
  • Contact person for emergencies or problems on site, crisis management and forwarding to the person responsible
  • Co-supervision of the pinball stations in the museum.
  • Possibly co-supervision of the VR experience as support for the VR hosts
  • Visitor support, especially in the Fields of Play area of the museum

Your profile:

  • Animating personality who enjoys working with children and is talented in dealing with them
  • Great interest in and fascination with football and its history
  • Experience in working with groups of children (e.g. leading children/youth clubs)
  • Pedagogical knowledge is an advantage (e.g. studies at a pedagogical university or similar)
  • Flexibility and spontaneity in the execution of tasks
  • Flexibility in working hours as well as regular and reliable commitment; especially on weekends
  • Very good knowledge of written and spoken German, good knowledge of English and French, any other language is an advantage
  • Creativity towards the children and reliability towards the employer


  • Health and fitness: We support your activities and encourage a healthy lifestyle
  • Home office: Up to two days of home office per week if work permits and home office allowance for all.
  • Language courses: Offered to all staff to aid personal and professional growth.
  • Continuous learning: We care about your development and encourage internal mobility, offering a variety of training and education to help achieve it.
  • Pension: Flexible pension benefits with generous employer contributions.
  • Sustainability: We support all employees using public transport.
  • Vacation: Maintain a healthy work/life balance with a generous vacation allowance.
  • Volunteering: Make an impact beyond your regular role and bond with colleagues by volunteering with one of our partners.

About FIFA Museum

Our exhibitions and events in the FIFA Museum at Zurich's Enge railway station and abroad show how international football has continually developed, generating enthusiasm, inspiring and connecting people around the world.

With numerous attractions, audio-visual content and varied exhibition areas that are also intended to stimulate reflection, the museum shows the global influence of football. A permanent exhibition area of around 3,000 square metres is available on three levels and comprises more than 1,000 exhibits in an interactive, multimedia world of experience. In addition, the museum offers an exciting cultural program and an educational program for families with children and school classes.

Our FIFA Museum team is just as unique as our exhibitions and events program. Around 80 employees are currently working for the museum. They represent different nationalities, various professional backgrounds and numerous languages. They are united by their shared passion, love and enthusiasm for football and culture.

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