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POST TITLE: Head of Production Design and Art Direction 

REPORTING TO: Head of Studies

SUPERVISES: Senior Lecturer in Production Design and Visiting Lecturers

SALARY: £40,000-£44,000 per annum (full-time) 

HOURS: Full-time position with flexible working arrangements available

The London Film School (LFS) is looking to appoint a dynamic and experienced practitioner to the role of Head of Production Design. You will lead the Production Design Department, and develop its profile and reputation within the School and externally. Alongside sharing your expertise through the teaching of Production Design across the MA Filmmaking programme, you will also develop the curriculum to incorporate current, and emerging digital design technologies. This is a key role for the School in preparing filmmaking students for modern industry Production Design practices, and you will need professional credits for Production Design in a range of fiction genre for Film and/or TV, coupled with, experience as a film educator.


Job Application pack is available for download: Head of PD Ad and JD, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form.

Please email completed the Application Forms and CV with the job title in the subject to Lucy Aronica:

Previous applicants need not apply.

Vacancy closes on 31 August 2016

Interviews will take place week commencing 5 September 2016

If you are unable to attend those dates, please include it in your application.

The London Film School is committed to being an inclusive School that values all staff, and we are happy to consider requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.

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



The London Film School (LFS) is internationally celebrated for its commitment to film, craft excellence, innovation and creative freedom. We are consistently rated in The Hollywood Reporter – the leading magazine for the film industry - as one of the 15 top international film schools.

We are recognised by Creative Skillset as a Centre of Excellence Film Academy. 

Currently located in Covent Garden LFS is the oldest film school in the UK.  Deeply connected to local and international screen industries, we have an alumni spanning the globe, and working in every part of the film industry.  Our students and alumni have won every major award in the screen industries, and we continue to foster and nurture the next generation of filmmakers. During 2015, films created at the school had around 200 festival entries, wining over 30 prizes. The list spanned Cannes, Venice, Tribeca, Clermont-Ferrand International Film Festival, The BFI London Film Festival, Edinburgh, Encounters, Oscars, and Sundance.

With around 220 full-time students, from over 30 countries, we are a dynamic hub for high quality film making activity, preparing creative storytellers for the world’s screen industries. We offer 3 full-time MA programmes, a Ph.D. Film by Practice, and a full calendar of short courses.

The school is committed to collaborative practice-based learning and produces up to 180 films every year. The result is a dynamic and intensive film environment which creates global networks for life. 

This year the school turns 60, and with a planned move to a new home next year, is on the verge of a new chapter in its history. It’s an exciting time to join the school.

The London Film School is a non-profit educational charity with Mike Leigh OBE as its Chairman of the Board and Jane Roscoe as its Director.



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LFS is an equal opportunity employer. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.