School and Family Programs Manager

New York, United States · Programming


Owned by the City of New York, the High Line is programmed, maintained, and operated by Friends of the High Line, in partnership with the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. We raise nearly 100% of the High Line’s annual budget.

Through excellence in operations, stewardship, innovative programming, and world-class design, we seek to engage the vibrant and diverse community on and around the High Line, and to raise the essential private funding to help complete the High Line’s construction and create an endowment for its future operations.

This position will report to the director of education. It is a full time, exempt position. Reporting to the director of education, the school and family programs manager will assist with the expansion of school and family programs on and around the High Line. The manager will assist in the development of a roster of traditional and non-traditional educational programming that welcomes the diverse New York City children to the park, leverages institutional resources to serve local teachers, students, and families, and facilitates the use of the High Line as a unique educational and cultural resource for children and educators across the city.

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