POSITION:                           Education Programs Manager

DEPARTMENT:                   Education & Community Outreach

REPORTS TO:                      Director of Education & Community


Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is a cultural center that inspires
creative expression and civic engagement to enrich the human spirit. The
$100 million outdoor performing arts center and museum are located at
the site of the original 1969 Woodstock festival in Bethel, NY, situated
on nearly 2,000 bucolic acres.


The Education Programs Manager is an integral position within the
department of Education & Community Outreach and is involved with a wide
range of educational programs for diverse audiences. This position
oversees the implementation and expansion of on-going educational
programs for a range of audiences, including school groups, adult
audiences, and family programs. A major component of the position will
be in the implementation of a new, innovative program currently under
development, which represents a partnership between Bethel Woods and
area schools. This is a full-time, year-round position.


This position oversees the implementation of on-going educational
programs at Bethel Woods, including revising and continuing existing
programs and creating new programs to help better serve our audiences.
Position includes creative development of school and family-based
programs, including expanding the existing programs to include
additional pre- and post-visit support materials. Position also provides
research and support for ongoing speaker and film series and other
adult-based programs. Experience with school groups–either in the
classroom or informal learning environment–is essential.

Specific Duties:

·         Creates, implements, and monitors development of education
programs relating to arts education, broadly defined, at Bethel Woods

·         Provides logistical support to all of the above programs, and
assists as needed with other departmental projects

·         Supervises

o   School programs volunteers (training & scheduling)

o   Summer interns

o   Education & Community Programs Assistant


Please send cover letter and résumé to <hr@BethelWoodsCenter.org>or Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Human Resources, P.O. Box 222,Liberty, NY 12754