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We’re hiring a Marine Science Instructor!

O’Neill Sea Odyssey Marine Science Instructor

OSO is seeking a Marine Science Instructor with excellent outdoor teaching skills, a strong background in experiential education, and a passion for connecting youth to the ocean. This individual is a flexible team player who is patient, personable, has a good rapport with kids, and understands the significance of adhering to safety protocols.

About O’Neill Sea Odyssey:

O’Neill Sea Odyssey (OSO) is a local ocean education nonprofit 501(c)3 based in the Santa Cruz Harbor in Santa Cruz, California. O’Neill Sea Odyssey’s mission is to provide a hands-on educational experience to encourage the protection and preservation of our living sea and communities. OSO serves primarily 4th through 6th grade students onboard a 65-foot catamaran sailing Monterey Bay and at its Shoreside Education Center in the Santa Cruz Harbor. Students are taught NGSS and Common Core-aligned marine science concepts and ocean stewardship ethics. The program is entirely free and each class completes a community service project to contribute to the flourishing of their home watershed. The majority of students served have never been on the ocean and Monterey Bay in their lives.

For More Information:

If you are interested, please download the job description.  Positions will be open until filled.  If you are interested in applying, please submit a one-page cover letter and resume highlighting relevant experience to anewman@oneillseaodyssey.orgsubject “Marine Science Instructor Position Opening.”

The O’Neill Sea Odyssey encourages individuals regardless of their diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace is one where all employees and volunteers, whatever their gender expression, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or identity to apply. We respect and value diverse life experiences and heritages and ensure that all voices are valued and heard.