Join The Team

Interested in joining our Teaching Team?

NCTC has been a cornerstone of theatre education in San Francisco for over 40 years. Join the team and help us bring drama to the next generation of theatre-makers. We can’t wait to meet you! For a downloadable job description, click HERE.

About Our Workshops

NCTC Education provides weekly after-school workshops and in-school residencies for K-8 students in San Francisco schools. Our programs run early September thru late May. After-school workshops take place Monday-Friday one hour per week (for 8-10 weeks) between 2:30-5 pm. In-school residencies vary on day, time, and hours. Preferably, Teaching Artists work 2-3 afternoons per week.

Our Teaching rate is $55-$60/hour (inclusive of prep time and travel). We also compensate for NCTC meetings and training. 


  • Experience teaching youth ages 5 to 13
  • After-school availability between 2-5 pm and Residencies availability between 9 am – 3 pm
  • Reliable, team player, communicative, willing to learn new skills, friendly and outgoing
  • Ability to travel to San Francisco school sites
  • All Teaching Artists will complete a background check and negative Tuberculosis (TB) test.
  • B.A. or B.F.A. in theatre or performing arts preferred, but not mandatory with relevant experience

Ready to Apply?

Complete our Teaching Artist Application form.