The Hollywood Reporter - the leading magazine for the film industry - has recently named the NFTS No.1 in its list of the top 15 international film schools.

The NFTS is a full-time working production house, set in Film and TV studios in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, just outside London and easily accessible by train/bus. At the NFTS, people are at the heart of what we do. We’re an Inclusive employer and are committed to equality of opportunity, and building a culturally diverse workforce. We strongly encourage applications from people from all backgrounds.

We are widely acknowledged as one of the best film, television and games schools in the world. The School has had more Oscar nominations than any other film school in the world and has won the BAFTA for Best Short Animation five times in a row, and in 2018 it was the recipient of the Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema BAFTA award. 


Trainee Finance Assistant

Do you want the chance to work for one of the best film schools in the world? 

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Trainee Finance Assistant to join the busy Finance team at the National Film & Television School (NFTS).

The Trainee position is an opportunity to gain training and hands-on experience over a 12 month period, covering the purchase ledger and sales ledger functions.

You will need to hold a GCSE grade of D/3 and above in English and Maths. This role would be suitable for someone with a passion for the film, TV and games industries.

The salary for the Operations Trainees no matter what your age, will be not be less than the National Living Wage (for those over 25) and will be maintained at the national level throughout the period of the traineeships. 

To apply for this position please send your CV, covering letter along with an Equal Opportunities Form to recruitment@nfts.co.uk

For further details please download the Job Description

Closing date: 23rd June 2019

Interviews will be held week commencing 1st July 2019


Production Safety Manager

Do you want the chance to work for one of the best film schools in the world, across a range of genres, including fiction, animation, documentaries, TV, science and natural history productions? The NFTS makes more than a hundred and fifty film, television and games projects each year.

We are looking for a Production Safety Manager to develop the direction, strategy and objectives for production safety across all our production activities. You will work with the Head of Production, Director of the NFTS and Heads of Departments to embed a strong culture of production safety throughout the School. You will be the main professional adviser and co-ordinator for all safety issues across all our production activities.

To be successful you will have excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage several projects simultaneously to ensure that tight and often overlapping deadlines are met. You will have an understanding of the importance of meeting student and staff needs and providing high quality support. Production experience is essential for this role, however we will provide full NEBOSH training if necessary.

To apply for this position please send your CV, covering letter (including salary expectations) along with an Equal Opportunities Form to recruitment@nfts.co.uk

For further details please download the Job Description

The closing date for applications will be Sunday 2nd June 2019.


Library Assistant

28-30 hours per week

The library at the National Film and Television School is looking for a responsible and enthusiastic Library Assistant with an interest in film, television and games to support the work of the Librarian and assist in the effective delivery of library services.

The NFTS is the world’s leading film School, offering more than 30 MA, Diploma and Certificate courses - as well as numerous short courses - across a range of film, television and games disciplines. We have more behind the camera courses than any other film school, including core craft areas such as directing and cinematography as well as specialist areas such as script supervision and production accounting.

This is a small specialist library supporting teaching and learning at the School, and we are embarking on plans to offer a wider range of online learning resources to enhance the student learning experience which the post holder will help develop.

To succeed in this post, you must working knowledge of automated library systems, library applications and other information technologies. You will also have knowledge of and interest in Film and Television.

You will be someone that enjoys working in a changing and varied environment yet be well organised and able to handle regular, routine administrative tasks including a high volume of data entry. Flexibility, good oral and written communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with staff and students are essential.

We are happy to consider flexible working for this role, for example, term time only.

To apply for this position please send your CV, covering letter (including salary expectations) along with an Equal Opportunities Form to recruitment@nfts.co.uk

For further details please download the Job Description

The closing date for applications will be Sunday 2nd June 2019.


Director of Marketing & External Relations

The National Film and Television School is one of the world's leading film, television and games schools. It has been cited by some media as one of the top five film schools globally and by one as the No.1 international film school. 

We are looking for an exceptional Director of Marketing & External Relations, reporting to the Director, to develop and deliver the NFTS’ marketing and external relations strategy. The focus for the role is on fostering new partnerships, relationship management of existing partnerships, student recruitment and profiling the NFTS to potential students, alumni and the film, television and games industries. Providing both strategic leadership and hands-on delivery where necessary, you will drive a step change in the School’s external relations profile. You will have the chance to make a key contribution to the School’s strategic direction and management as a member of the Management Team.

You will have knowledge of either the film, television and games creative industries or Higher Education.  With significant understanding of marketing and student recruitment, you will also have substantial expertise in external relations i.e. marketing, communications, alumni relations, strategic events management and fundraising. You should have exceptional leadership and stakeholder management skills. Your relationship building and networking skills will be first class as will your ability to influence and persuade at the senior level.  You will need to be ready to operate at both the strategic and operational level.

To apply for this position please send your CV, covering letter (including salary expectations) along with an Equal Opportunities Form to recruitment@nfts.co.uk

For further details please download the job description

The closing date for applications will be midday on Thursday 23rd May 


If you are interested in being a visiting tutor please email your CV to recruitment@nfts.co.uk


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