• Interest in parks, public space, ???green??? technology, NYC and its politics, urban design, and the Lower East Side of Manhattan
  • High levels of energy and enthusiasm
  • Independent and efficient: willing to take on all tasks ??? glamorous and otherwise
  • Must be able to commit to a minimum of (4) shifts by the end of 2015
  • ???Preferred Citywide Fireguard Certificate of Fitness
  • Community Weekends: The Lowline Lab will be open to the general public for free on Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Ambassadors on site will:
    • Measure traffic
    • Collect donations
    • Answer questions
    • Roam and help supervise the space
    • Manage the gift shop

If you're an Ambassador, please email with the subject ???Lowline Ambassador???.


The Lowline seeks seasoned educators to implement and facilitate newly developed sets of interactive, comprehensive STEAM-focused curricula over the course of an approximately three-hour class. Each class will require the facilitator to lead an engaging lecture on STEAM principles in context to the Lowline, and facilitate core interactive activities that will result in a physical output from the students that will later be displayed for public viewing. The teaching artists must be able to teach STEAM-specific content while also enabling an interactive learning experience for K-12 student groups at the Lab. Each facilitator will be provided a grade-appropriate comprehensive teaching guide and informal scripts associated with each component of the session.

  • Education Masters Degree candidate or graduates with strong interest in science education is required
  • Applicants must be able to dedicate 15-20 hours per week September 2015 – February 2016
  • Excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills and high degree of energy is required
  • Interest and knowledge of the Lower East Side is preferred
  • Interest and experience in the field of STEAM is preferred

We will hire 4-5 teaching artists for the program. This is a part-time position with hours paid on an hourly basis. The hourly rate is negotiable based on experience.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Please submit cover letter and resume to subject “Part-time Teaching Artist“.


  • Extremely polished writer, able to convey both professionalism and emotion in a variety of channels; a brilliant communicator in person
  • High level of energy and enthusiasm
  • Social media native; fluent in all things Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, and beyond
  • Graphic and web design skills and experience (Photoshop, InDesign, WordPress, Mailchimp) highly preferred
  • – Independent worker willing to take on all tasks???glamorous and otherwise
  • Exceptionally organized and disciplined; both thorough and efficient
  • Interest in parks, public space, ???green??? technology, New York City and its politics, urban design, and preferably the Lower East Side of Manhattan
  • Must be able to commit to a minimum of 3+ days per week (full time preferred)
  • Top-notch academic credentials and some professional experience preferred
  • Community Engagement: Support the execution, optimization, and strategic direction of the Lowline???s community outreach efforts, including Young Designers Program, community events, public talks, and small business initiatives.
  • Event Production: Support Lowline events, such as fundraisers, community street fairs, and the Lowline Lab technology exhibit
  • Online Content: Help produce and curate online social media content and support digital engagement across other communication channels (i.e. email, website)
  • Development: Support donor management systems and conduct donor research
  • Operations: Manage internal systems and day-to-day operations as appropriate

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to with the subject line ???Lowline??Intern???.