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School Administrator

Jobs & Auditions

School Administrator

Location: Part remote and partly in person at Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA

Employment Level: Part-time, hourly paid

Flexibility: Some flexibility in location and hours, work includes some evenings and weekends.

Start Date: ASAP – July 18

Preferred Pay: $22 per hour based on 20-25 hours per week, no employer paid health benefits

To apply please send a resume and a cover letter to outlining why you are interested in the role and what skills and experience you bring to this role. Position open until filled.


The School Administrator is crucial to ensuring the success of the BATS school of Improv as they provide coaches and students with timely and accurate information, publicize classes, and maintain classroom spaces. Working closely with the Head of School, the Community Coordinator, and the Production Supervisor, the admin also helps shape the BATS Student experience by answering student inquiries, administering feedback systems, and supporting student performances and community events. In addition, the administrator provides support to HR in running payroll for all employees.

Benefits of working at BATS Improv:

  • Flexible hours
  • Paid time off
  • Paid Federal Holidays
  • Mixture of in office & remote
  • Creative environment
  • 35 year reputation & experience
  • Opportunity for growth of position as we recover from financial challenges of pandemic
  • Work with a staff from diverse backgrounds & experiences constantly learning from each other

Some of the traits you bring to the job:

  • Minimum of 2 years demonstrated customer service experience in a public facing environment such as a school, live events, entertainment, tourism, or hospitality sector
  • One year’s experience with digital data administration including data input and record keeping
  • One year’s experience writing communications tailored for specific audiences
  • Preferred: experience co-ordinating events/logistics
  • Preferred: proficiency with GSuite or demonstrated ability to learn and use similar online platforms


  • Supporting the Head of School by arranging logistics and room rentals for all BATS School of Improv Classes
  • Targeted communications to students and coaches about upcoming classes
  • Monitoring class sales and providing sales data to support class scheduling
  • First point of contact for all incoming customer service enquiries – respond or forward queries to the appropriate person, process sales and refunds and escalate complicated queries to Head of School
  • Maintain BATS internal calendars (ensuring there are no double-bookings)
  • Working with Digital Marketing Manager, post classes to Eventbrite and our website
  • Work with Production Supervisor to coordinate Student performances
  • Provide administrative HR support, onboarding new employees and entering timesheet data two times per month.
You report to: Head of School and Managing Director

Partnering with you: Digital Marketing Manager, Community Coordinator, Production Supervisor, BATS Coaches

Diversity is a core value at BATS Improv. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working environment as we continue our journey to become an anti-racist theater.

BATS Improv is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. We are dedicated to hiring employees who reflect the communities we serve, including women, people of colour, LGBTQ2S+ individuals, and people living with disabilities. BATS Improv will provide accommodations in all aspects of the hiring process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.


Shows every Friday and Saturday

The BATS Main Stage Company performs every Friday and Saturday night at 8:00. Shows are either virtual or take place in BATS’ Bayfront Theater at historic Fort Mason Center in San Francisco’s scenic Marina District. Shows change every month.


Accessibility Accommodations


To request accommodations for performance and classes please send requests to us at

The Bay Front theatre is wheelchair accessible and Closed captioning is available for all of our Live Performances in Zoom, and available on recordings of Virtual performances on Facebook ad Youtube.

For more information about accessibility at BATS Improv or to request an accommodation please contact us at least two weeks before your scheduled class or performance.

Map & Nearby

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At Fort Mason Center: 
The Interval 
(bar w/ snacks)
Greens (upscale vegetarian)
Off the Grid (food truck festival)

Our Favorites Near by:
 (roman-style pizzeria)
Patxi’s Chicago Pizza (pizza)
Plant (organic vegetarian)
Plutos (fresh american)
Tacolicious (untraditional taqueria)
The Tipsy Pig (gastropub)

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