Teaching

Interested in Teaching

The City of Tustin Parks and Recreation Department is always looking for new classes taught by qualified instructors. If you have a special skill or are knowledgeable about a subject and would like to share it with others, you can submit a proposal to teach a class, clinic, or workshop. 

Please take the time to review the latest Tustin Today to make sure we are not already offering the same or similar class. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis; however, anticipate a start date of six months ahead.

Indoor Facility Space

Be aware that indoor facility space is limited and reserved for current classes. If you have your own facility, it must be in Tustin or within 5 miles of the City.

Currently Seeking

  • Adaptive Classes (learning, recreation, sports)
  • CPR/First Aid
  • Nature Based Learning for Youth
  • Fitness for Youth
  • Outdoor Fitness (children and adults)
  • Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
  • Technology classes (youth and adults)
  • Teen Photography

Not Accepting or Seeking at This Time

  • Ballet
  • Basketball
  • Gymnastics
  • Investment classes or businesses
  • Jewelry making
  • Martial Arts
  • Musical Playtime
  • Parenting Classes
  • Retirement Solutions
  • Reverse Mortgages
  • Soccer
  • Yoga

Applying

  • Please review current classes before submitting an application
    • If we decide to select your proposal, we will notify you. Please see the important deadlines (PDF). Class proposals submitted after the due date will be considered for the next session.
  • Make sure to include a resume detailing class experience, a sample class outline, and three references.
  • Download the Instructor Application (PDF)
  • Additional requirements if selected:
    • Insurance/Endorsement naming the City of Tustin as additional insured
    • W9 Form
    • Contact Recreation Coordinator for information on fingerprinting

Submissions

Submit your application in person, by email, or by mailing it to:
City of Tustin Parks and Recreation Department
Attention: Stephanie Finn, Recreation Coordinator
300 Centennial Way
Tustin, CA 92780

Thank you for your interest in becoming a contracted instructor with the Tustin Parks and Recreation Department.