• Job Reference: 00000142-1
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2019
  • Recruiter: NTFS
  • Location: LEEDS (with regular travel to Beaconsfield)
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Senior Management, Broadcasting
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Full-time, permanent                                  

LEEDS (with regular travel to Beaconsfield)


The National Film and Television School is opening a new hub in Leeds as part of the School’s ongoing strategy to support the growth of film and television production outside London.


The School has strong support for the new hub from a range of industry partners including Channel 4, ITV, BFI, Screen Yorkshire and ScreenSkills.


In preparation for the hub opening in 2020 we are now looking to appoint a Head of NFTS Leeds.


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


We are looking for someone with 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 that meets the needs of the region.


Applicants need to be excellent communicators possessing strong interpersonal skills and a passion for student learning.


The National Film and Television School is an acknowledged global leader in the provision of postgraduate, high-level, creative and technical skills for the audio-visual industries. In 2014 the School was named ‘the Number 1 International Film School in the World’ by the Hollywood Reporter. 


For further information about this role and details of how to apply, please visit  https://www.nfts.co.uk/nfts-jobs


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

Closing date for applications:  1st September 2019

Interviews are expected to be held in Leeds on 13th September.