Educational Instructor

Educational instructors at Maritime Museum of San Diego

Position opening – Educational Instructor

Join our award-winning educational program team and teach aboard San Diego’s fleet of historic tall ships! As a Living History Instructor, you will bring history alive by combining authentic, hands-on experiences for K-12 participants embarking on exciting journeys in learning staged dockside at the Maritime Museum of San Diego.

  • Employees participate in Maritime Living History programs, wearing period appropriate attire.
  • Chosen candidates must submit a Live Scan as a condition of employment.
  • Must be willing to obtain necessary certifications, including CPR and First Aid.
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, stand for prolonged periods and lift up to 25lbs unassisted.

Approximately 10-30 hours per week (varies week to week). This is a seasonal position that mirrors the traditional school year. Compensation starts at $17.33/hr with opportunity for increases.

Please send a resume and cover letter. Click Here to send application.

Maritime Museum of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to fostering an inclusive work environment.

About the Maritime Museum of San Diego
The Maritime Museum of San Diego experience includes admission to a world-class collection of historic sailing ships, steam-powered boats, and submarine, each offering entertaining and educational exhibits. The 501c3 non-profit Museum enjoys an international reputation for excellence in restoring, maintaining, and operating historic vessels including the world’s oldest active sailing ship, Star of India. Maritime Museum of San Diego is ranked as one of the nation’s top attractions offering self-guided tours, docent guided-group tours, tall ship charters, year round public events, educational programs, and a distinctive venue for corporate/private events. The Museum is open daily along Star of India Wharf at 1492 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101-3309.