Traveling Teacher

Great Valley Museum - Modesto, CA


Job Description

The Great Valley Museum (GVM) Traveling Teacher Program is a long established educational outreach program. Our teachers are sent to elementary schools throughout Stanislaus and adjacent counties and present material using visual aids and hands-on activities. Each program is one to two hours in length and are adjusted for various grade levels. Programs are correlated with the California Next Generation Science Standards (CA NGSS) whenever appropriate. Traveling Teacher Program assignments vary from month to month and there is no guaranteed set number of programs or salary. GVM Traveling Teachers are a stipend position and receive no benefits. New hires must observe programs by an experienced teacher prior to assignment. Observations are not paid.


Applicants must have working experience with elementary school students such as a summer camp counselor, classroom assistant, retired teacher or enrolled in a credential program. Multiple Subject (Elementary) students or recent graduates of a credential program are encouraged to apply. Applicants must have a current CA Driver’s License, own mode of transportation and the ability to transport 2-4 bins of educational material to and from the school sites. There is a personal vehicle mileage reimbursement.

Send your resume along with the days and times you are available in the Spring.

Job Type: Part-time