Jobs at the Catalina Environmental Leadership Program are for people who have proven leadership experience, a formal science or education background, proven community building skills and a love for the rustic and outdoor lifestyle of an environmental education instructor.

To read about life as a CELP instructor visit Working at CELP

Find out how to Apply For a Job


Attention! Hiring for our Fall 2014 season is now closed.

We will begin interviewing for our Spring 2015 season in December.  See below for Calendar of Hiring.


Calender of Hiring

CELP staff members are seasonal employees for the Fall and Spring seasons.

Dates of employment may vary slightly based on the calender year.

The facility is closed during the winter months due to inclement weather.

Spring CELP

Interviews:  December and January

Employment:  Late February through early June.


Interviews:  June and July

Employment:  Early September to late November

Application Submission

Applications may be submitted at any time.

You will be contacted before the interview process time period for more information about the application process.

Summer Employment Opportunities

Catalina Island Camps operates summer camp programming from June through August.  A variety of positions from skin diving instructor to naturalist provide a fun summer experience.

Click here for information about summer employment opportunities.

Please call or email our office about hiring updates

Office Phone:  (626) 296-4040

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