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AIA New York and the Center for Architecture are equal opportunity employers, encouraging diversity and welcoming applicants of all backgrounds.

Any upcoming employment opportunities will be posted here—please check back for updates.

Freelance Design Educator

The Center for Architecture is seeking Design Educators to teach in our K–12 architecture and design education programs. Programs include youth, family and school workshops at the Center for Architecture in Greenwich Village and customized multi-session residency programs in schools and community sites throughout the city. Our programs use hands-on, project-based design activities to enrich classroom studies and build students’ understanding and appreciation of the built environment.

Design Educators are hired and paid on a per program basis. Candidates must be willing to travel to program sites throughout the city and to collaborate with partner teachers to develop age-appropriate, sequential lessons that integrate architecture and design into classroom studies.

For further Information, download the Freelance Design Educator job description.

Design Educator-in-Training Program

If you don't meet all the qualifications for a CFA Design Educator, but are interested in working toward this and developing your skills, apply for our Design Educator-in-Training Program, beginning in September 2017.

For further Information, download the Design Educator-in-Training Program job description.


AIA New York and the Center for Architecture often seek volunteers to support a wide variety of programming. Check back here for updates.

A18 Conference on Architecture Volunteers

As host chapter, AIA New York is looking for volunteers to help with tours, symposium check-in, and in various capacities throughout the conference. If you would be interested in helping, please contact us at

K-12 Summer Volunteers

Looking to share your interest in architecture and design with young people this summer? Volunteer for a week-long summer program at the Center for Architecture!

For further Information, download the K-12 Summer Volunteers job description.

K-12 Volunteers

Volunteering at the Center for Architecture is a great way to contribute to the community, learn new skills, and have fun! We often need volunteers for the following:

Family Day Programs: Weekend public programs for children ages 5-13 and their parents.
Vacation Programs: 3-day thematic programs for children ages 5-18.
Summer Programs: Week-long thematic programs for children ages 5-18.

For further Information, download the K-12 Volunteers job description.



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