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About Us:
California Weekly Explorer is known throughout California elementary schools as the producers of the “Walk Through Presentations.” These fun presentations, popular among teachers and kids alike, engage students as they actively take part in their grade level's social science curriculum by becoming the “experts” and/or actual historical characters. A skilled presenter guides students through time while simultaneously hosting a friendly competition for students to earn points and become the winning team! For 35 years California Weekly Explorer has provided excellence in education proven by our growth rate of 300+ presentations per school year. Simply put: We are the experts in educating in a fun way! We are also a FUN PLACE TO WORK!

The Perks:
Receive affirmation from customers daily – no work to take home with you – full calendars already booked – salary position includes two weeks paid Christmas (after completing training period) and other school holidays paid - most weeks have at least one half day - mileage reimbursed at IRS standard and food stipend for overnight travel - medical benefits are fully paid by company after 90 days of employment – casual uniform attire

Who we need: 
California Weekly Explorer seeks creative, energetic, persons who love kids and history to present solo interactive history programs twice daily to 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students throughout elementary schools in a given calendar region. As a Presenter you will make history come alive for students on a daily basis. No credential required but must enjoy working with students, be excited about learning, enjoy travel and new experiences and have a desire to make a difference in the lives of students and teachers. 

What You Will Do/Job Responsibilities:

  • Memorize and perform 3 scripts
  • Present up to two presentations a day each 2.5 hours in length 
  • Wake up early and drive each day to a different school in a large calendar area  
  • Take a few weekly trips a year outside a calendar area
  • Store all required presentation equipment safely
  • Set-up and tear down presentation display each day
  • Utilize online Company calendar system to make all travel arrangements and preparations
  • Fill out Company reports including monthly expense report and evaluations of schools


  • Some type of teaching or performance experience. Classroom management and improvisation ability a plus! 
  • Strong social, communication, and organizational skills
  • Willing and able to work a 5-day a week pre-set calendar
  • Must have a reliable standard size vehicle that will hold all equipment and have a safe place to store equipment 
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to pass a DOJ background check

About You: 

  • Passion for educating and performing on a full-time basis
  • Ability to work in a changing environment each day and to uphold Company policies with customers 
  • Have an extremely high work ethic with a “show must go on” mentality
  • Be in good physical, mental, and emotional health
  • Ability to be flexible and make changes to presentation when needed based on time constraints 
  • Problem solver with ability to work independently while upholding Company policies and procedures 
  • Enthusiastic with the ability to make a day fun for students no matter the stress of traffic or grumpy adults
  • Ability to manage difficult students in an encouraging way 

If this describes you, click “apply” to start your career adventure with us!

We look forward to hearing from you! 


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