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.

We are widely acknowledged as one of the best film 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 four times in a row. 

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


Full-time, Glasgow

NFTS Scotland

The First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon announced in her keynote speech at the 2017 Edinburgh International Television Festival that the National Film and Television School would be opening a new hub at BBC Scotland’s studios in Glasgow.

In addition to the BBC, the School has secured strong support for the new hub from a range of industry partners including STV, Channel 4, the British Film Institute (BFI) and the producers of Outlander (David Brown), Mad Max Fury Road (Iain Smith) Sunshine on Leith and T2 Trainspotting (Andrew MacDonald).

In preparation for the hub opening in 2018 we are now looking to appoint a high calibre person to work closely with the Head of NFTS Scotland.

What you will be doing

You will be both outwards facing in helping the Head of NFTS Scotland to develop and implement courses to be run in Glasgow and attract participants to attend them whilst at the same time ensuring that participants have a first class learning experience.

Responsibilities will be in the areas of outreach, course implementation, student experience, tutor recruitment and operations management/co-ordination.

What we are looking for

  • Experience of and skills in development professional relationships
  • Some understanding of programme design
  • Commitment to delivery of a first class customer service
  • Excellent planning and organising skills, including the ability to order priorities and meet tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong IT skills
  • Ability to work within a small team and within a start up environment
  • Ability to communicate clearly and confidently orally and in writing with a wide range of internal and external contacts.
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills with students and other stakeholders

Why choose NFTS?

Our vision is to be widely acknowledged as the best school in the world serving the audio-visual creative industries. 91% of our staff say they are proud to work for the School. The Hollywood Reporter credits us as one of the top film schools in the world or The world’s best film School according to The Observer.

Benefits we offer

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

If you would like to apply, please complete the application form below and return it to recruitment@nfts.co.uk by the closing date.

Closing date: Thursday, 7 December                                                                                    
Interview date: Wednesday, 13 December

Job Description
Application Form

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 recruitment@nfts.co.uk. Alternatively, send it by post to:

HR 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.