Manager, Educational Programs

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Sesame Workshop is seeking an experienced Manager, Educational Programs to be based in New York City.

His/her work will support Sesame Workshop’s various initiatives for children and caregivers mainly in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. The position is based in the Sesame Workshop New York office, with travel to the regions of work as needed. The Manager will be responsible for supporting program design, educational content development, and implementation of early childhood development programs.

The right candidate will have a proven track record of developing nuanced and well-researched educational programs targeting defined outcomes and creating and reviewing multimedia educational content against specified learning objectives. The Manager, Educational Programs will report to the Director, Educational Programs in the International Social Impact Department at Sesame Workshop. He/she will work closely with Sesame Workshop international teams and partners, the majority of whom are based in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.

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About Sesame Workshop

Sesame Workshop is the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street which reaches 156 million children across more than 150 countries. The Workshop’s mission is to use the educational power of media to help children everywhere grow smarter, stronger, and kinder. Delivered through a variety of platforms, including television programs, digital experiences, books and community engagement, its research-based programs are tailored to the needs of the communities and countries they serve. For more information, visit us at

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Sesame Workshop


Manager, Educational Programs


Friday 1st November 2019


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