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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


HEFCE Project Manager

The NFTS is seeking an enthusiastic, imaginative and highly organised colleague to provide high quality support in coordinating a major HEFCE project to expand and develop the NFTS and to manage the quality assurance and academic development arrangements of the NFTS reporting directly to the Deputy Director and Director of Curriculum and Registrar.

This position is full time and will be based on a 2 year fixed term contract.

Closing date: 7th September 2015

Job Description

Email CV to personnel department


Head of Short Courses

The NFTS is the UK’s leading provider of Short Courses for industry professionals, delivering a wide range of technical and creative courses, in everything from Running Your Own Production Company to Steadicam. In addition we have a growing portfolio of certificate and part-time diplomas delivered in conjunction with industry partners. Development of the Short Courses@NFTS is a priority of the School.

Applications are invited for the position of Head of Short Courses at the NFTS. You will have film and/or television production experience and/or experience of teaching and tutoring new talent. Applicants need to have the capability to lead a team, manage a budget and develop a portfolio of courses as well as being an exceptional communicator possessing excellent interpersonal skills and a passion for learning.

Closing date:   1st September 2015

Job Description

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Head of Screen Arts

The Multi Oscar and BAFTA winning NFTS Invites applications for a Head of Screen arts to lead our Screen Arts programme and new Film Studies MA.

This is a unique opportunity for someone who is excited about imparting their knowledge to and inspiring the next generation of film makers.

“The National Film & Television School is right at the heart of training and education for the Film & Television Industry” – David Yates, NFTS Graduate and Director of the Harry Potter Films

You might be an experienced film programmer, curator, critic or a film studies course leader/ lecturer or film maker.

You will lead the School wide Screen Arts lecture programme, Passport to Cinema Screenings and the School’s new Film Studies Programme and Curation MA.

Closing Date: 31st July 2015

Job Description

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Visiting Tutors in Composing

The Multi Oscar and BAFTA winning NFTS Is seeking to strengthen its Post Production Department further through the appointment of one or more new Visiting Tutors in Composing.

This is a unique opportunity for anyone who is excited about imparting their knowledge to and inspiring the next generation of film, television and games makers.

As an experienced professional you will have knowledge and practical experience of industry customs and practices, and importantly understand the enormous value and contribution made by music, to Fiction, Documentary, Television Entertainment and Games.

These opportunities are flexible and by arrangement.

Job Description

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Visiting Tutors in Sports Production

The Multi Oscar and BAFTA winning NFTS is seeking to strengthen its Television Department further through the appointment of one or more new Visiting Tutors in Sports Production in partnership with IMG Productions

This is a unique opportunity for anyone who is excited about imparting their knowledge to and inspiring the next generation of sports producers and directors.

You will have the knowledge and experience to make a significant contribution to the delivery of the Sports Production Diploma in partnership with IMG. You will enrich curriculum and production activity through your practical experience of industry customs and practices.

These opportunities are flexible and by arrangement.

Job Description

Email CV to personnel 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 personnel department. Alternatively, send it by post to:

Personnel Dept
National Film and Television School
Beaconsfield Studios
Station Road
Beaconsfield
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.