Volunteer Opportunities


An organization is only as good as its volunteers! To join our volunteer team, fill out our Volunteer Application. To submit applications or to request more information, contact Natalia Luna, natalia@steinbeck.org
  • Volunteer Application: PDF, Online
  • Youth Volunteer Application: PDF
Please see a list of available volunteer opportunities below:
Steinbeck Young Authors Writing Coach 
We are always recruiting Volunteer Writing Coaches for the Steinbeck Young Authors Program. To learn more about the Volunteer Writing Coach position, please visit the Steinbeck Young Author’s page and review the Writing Coach Resources. To volunteer, please complete the online Coach Participation Form
Docent Tour Guide
Greet and guide visitors through our interactive exhibits and lead thematic tours.
Education Assistant
Work closely with the Education team to create and implement educational programming for students and visitors. 
Exhibit Technician
Aid the Exhibits Curator with the installation and de-installation of exhibits as well as exhibit maintenance and care.
Archives Assistant Researcher
Assist with the research, inventory, and organization of the Center’s archives collection.
Events/ Front Desk Assistant
Participate in the setup and breakdown of events at the center, assist front desk staff, and promote upcoming events and programs.