Our credits tell the story.

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. We are an equal opportunities employer, and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

NFTS Jobs fall into the following categories:

•       Course Tutors (full-time, part-time or visiting)
•       Heads of Department
•       Curriculum Co-ordinators
•       Technical Staff
•       Administration Staff
•       Senior Management

Current Vacancies

Senior IT Support Technician

Reporting to the Head of IT/Systems, you will be applying your experience of IT systems and engineering support to the School’s wide range of hardware and software systems i.e. its IT infrastructure.

Specifically you will:

  • Perform regular installations and updates for IT hardware and software systems
  • Manage regular backup, storage and retrieval functions
  • Provide day-to-day server support
  • Undertake a number of troubleshooting and resolution activities
  • Use account administration
  • Providing IT support and service to end users
  • Monitoring IT systems and ensuring all systems are working effectively

What we are looking for:

A working knowledge of and expertise in using several of the software systems indicated in the job description are essential.

Job Description
Application Form

Closing date: Friday 21st October 2016

Please email your application form to our HR department.

Events and Alumni Admin Assistant

You will assist the Events and Alumni Manager and Events and Alumni Coordinator in their roles to plan and deliver a range of events for the NFTS throughout the year which will include clerical and administrative responsibilities as well as onsite events assistance.

Specifically you will

  • Assist the Events and Alumni Manager and the Gala Committee in the coordination of our high-profile Gala Dinner attended by up to 800 guests (including many celebrities and VIPs of the Film and TV Industry)
  • Actively contribute to other NFTS events such as the delivery of the annual NFTS Show (3 day Graduation event in Central London), the Comedy Graduation Showcase, the TV Graduation Showcase, the annual Alumni Reunion party in Soho, the Colin Young Annual Lecture and the Porsche International Student Awards event
  • Assist the Events and Alumni team with ongoing duties, such as weekly Alumni communications, the annual Alumni survey, circulating external screening invitations to students and graduates and the weekly Cinema Club screenings

What we are looking for

  • Excellent administration skills
  • Astuteness with using spreadsheets in Excel and handling data
  • Great communication skills (both written and verbal) – as you will need to liaise with high profile table buyers and auction donors
  • Very well organised – as we are a very small and busy team with a significant programme of work
  • Conscientious and excellent attention to detail
  • A systematic approach to your workload and work tasks
  • Knowledge of the media industry (Film, TV and Games)
  • Knowledge of a range of software packages such as Photoshop and CRM

Why choose the NFTS?

Our vision is to be widely acknowledged as the best School in the world serving the audio-visual creative industries.  The Hollywood Reporter credits us as one of the top film Schools in the world.

Benefits we offer

As an NFTS employee you will enjoy a generous holiday entitlement, automatic enrolment to a defined contribution workplace pension scheme, free life assurance cover and Chiltern Railways season ticket discount.

Closing date: Thursday 6th October 2016
Interview date: Wednesday 12th October 2016

Job Description
Application Form

Please email your application form to our HR department.

How to apply

All vacancies advertised will have job application packs for download, and instructions on how to apply can be found in the pack.

If you would like us to consider you for a position that is not vacant at the moment, or you are interested in being a visiting tutor, or helping in some other way, please email your CV to our HR department. Alternatively, send it by post to:

Personnel Dept
National Film and Television School
Beaconsfield Studios
Candlemas Lane
Bucks HP9 1LG

Please note: We will keep your CV and letter on file, but we will not contact you until a vacancy becomes available that we wish to interview you for.