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 five times in a row, and in 2018 it was the recipient of the Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema BAFTA award. 

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

Job Description

New Centre for Immersive Storytelling

The National Film and Television School working with Royal Holloway, University of London and a range of industry partners are about to embark on a major project to enable core film, television and games talent to explore the opportunities afforded by Immersive Technology for Storytelling.

The School through a range of initiatives - such as Experimental Labs, Short Courses, Placements and Commissioned Productions - will get industry and education working together to explore the creative and commercial possibilities of new immersive technologies that places story at the centre.

We are now advertising for three posts to take the work of the Centre forward:

Head of Immersive – this person will play a key role in leading and enabling the work of the Centre. This is therefore a unique opportunity for someone who is excited about imparting their knowledge to and inspiring film, television and games makers to seize the opportunities presented by Immersive.

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Partnership Manager - this is a key networking and facilitation role in the delivery of the Centre’s work. You will work closely with a range of industry, higher education institutions and public bodies to establish relationships for shared activities, productions, events, training and knowledge sharing.

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Senior Technician, Immersive - this person will support the running of the Immersive Studio and provide technical expertise across a range of Immersive acquisition, post production and display processes.

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This is a fundamental project for the NFTS involving high profile partners. Applicants therefore need to be ambitious with the capability to deliver. Being an excellent communicator, possessing strong interpersonal skills and a passion for learning will be critical to success.

Interested candidates should email their CV and covering letter to together with a completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring form

The closing date for applications will be Friday 14th September

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 all backgrounds.

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 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.