Careers at Great Play of Stamford

Do you LOVE working with children?
Do people say you are fun, energetic, and outgoing?
Do you like playing games and sports?
Are you reliable, organized, self-motivated and a strong leader?
Are you looking for a great growth opportunity?

If so, Great Play might be for you…

We are looking for dynamic instructors (Great Play coaches) who are excited about the opportunity to join the team and help grow the business.

Great Play Coaches lead and assist in structured classes, implementing the Great Play vision for helping kids get off to a successful start. They also lead our amazing birthday parties.

Qualifications: A Great Play Coach should be an outgoing, energetic, strong leader who loves being around children and helping them have fun and succeed. Must be able to work weekdays plus Saturdays or Sundays.

Past experience might include being a teacher, educator, actor, performer, camp counselor, coach or even a clown – as long as you enjoy having fun with kids. A background working with youth and/or experience in dance, drama, movement, sports, music, kinesiology or early childhood development is a plus.

To apply: Please email your resume to

Great play is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free environment. All new hires will be subject to a background check. Each site is independently owned and operated



Great Play of Stamford will temporally suspend all activities, including classes, open gym, and birthday parties. The current suspension will be til further notice.
We want to let you know that Great Play has had NO reported cases of any staff members or clients who have the virus. We regret having to make this decision, however the government has issued these restrictions, and it's in the best interest for everyone.
We hope that you and your families stay healthy, safe, and that we hope to see you again very soon!
Great Play Management