Satellite Program Manager

New Conservatory Theatre Center

San Francisco, California

Date Posted July 05, 2022
Industry Other Teaching Jobs
Specialty Performing Arts
Certification Needed No
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $45,000 to $50,000


  • Position: Satellite Program Manager 
  • Schedule: Monday-Fridays, 10 am-6 pm, attend 2-3 NCTC evening events per year
  • Location: Onsite at NCTC, site visits to schools, and occasional work-from-home
  • Salary: $48-$50K yr, Full-time, medical benefits, 3-weeks vacation, plus holidays
  • Reports to: Education Director


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New Conservatory Theatre Center seeks a dynamic educator and theatre maker to join our established and innovative arts education program. You will oversee our Satellite Drama program and serve as the link between students, teaching artists, schools, and community partners. You will work closely with the Education Director to implement meaningful programming and opportunities for children and families of San Francisco. Under the umbrella of a professional theatre company, you will also become a part of a larger community that supports artists and each other.


  • Lead teacher 
  • New teacher recruitment 
  • Observe and mentor teaching artists
  • Book classes at schools and manage teaching artist scheduling
  • Lead teaching artist trainings, professional development, and special events
  • Liaison between NCTC and school program directors, teachers, and PTO/PTA
  • Work with Education Administrator to organize and maintain a teaching artist training website
  • Maintain and nurture Drama Explorer curriculum
  • Work with EDU Director to develop new Drama Explorer & residency curriculum, including script materials
  • Identify and foster new partnerships in schools and the community
  • Assist with occasional Education program onsite events


  • Experience teaching children grades K-8, particularly K-5
  • Expertise in leading trainings and managing teaching artists
  • Experience building skill-based curriculum and aligning with VAPA standards
  • Knowledge of SFUSD systems and practices
  • Understands contemporary issues facing educators, young people, and families
  • Collaborative, outgoing, communicative, inspirational, inclusive, and kind 
  • Commitment to theatre education as a transformative force in young people’s development
  • Highly efficient time management skills and ability to prioritize tasks
  • Proficiency in Google Suite and comfortable learning new technologies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • College degree in Theatre or Education is preferred, but not mandatory 


  • Visit our website
  • NCTC VISION: Theatre is a community event and a way to build community
  • NCTC MISSION: The mission of New Conservatory Theatre Center is to champion innovative, high quality productions and educational theatre experiences for youth, artists, and the queer & allied communities to effect personal and societal growth, enlightenment and change
  • NCTC stands in solidarity with Black Lives Matter
  • NCTC’s commitment to being an anti-racist and queer-positive organization and updates on our ongoing efforts

NCTC does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, or sexual orientation. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for students, families, guests, and all members of our staff.