Once Upon a Child Job Application & Careers

The Once Upon a Child job application is available online on the company’s main careers website. Each location is owned/operated by an independent franchisee, so each location has a different hiring process. The information provided in the below section can be used as a general reference point when searching for current openings with the company. Both full and part-time positions are available.

  • About the Company: Once Upon a Child is an American chain of independently owned/operated “gently used” children’s clothing stores. The company is owned by Winmark Corporation, which is a franchisor based out of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Winmark Corporation’s main focus is on the used goods market.

Apply Online

Step 1 – Copy and paste the following link into a new tab/window within your web browser:

  • http://www.onceuponachild.com/careers

Step 2 – Review the “Career Match Quiz” to see if you’re a good match for the company. If you believe you’re a good fit for the company, use the location finder tool to search for locations in your area. Enter a state or zip/postal code into the input field (outlined below) and then press the “Find Locations” button to view the results.

  • Note: Click this link to open the main location finder page in a new browser window/tab.


Step 3 – Press the “More Info” button/link of the location that you want to submit an application to (hover over the location to reveal the button/link).


Step 4 – If the store has a website click the link to go to it. If you want to contact the store to learn about current job openings use the contact details provided (i.e. phone number, email, etc.).


Step 5 – Search for a “Job Openings” link (example posted in the below screenshot).


Step 6 – If the location has an online application fill it out, otherwise print out the application that’s posted on the careers page.

Step 7 – Fill out the application and then submit it in person.