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Job Title: Student Recruitment and Support Officer

Department: Marketing and Student Recruitment

Contract: Permanent, Full-time, 35 hours/week

Salary: £28,000 - £34,000 dependent on experience

Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Summary

As Student Recruitment and Support Officer at London Film School, you will be responsible for the coordination and management of LFS’ recruitment schedule, at home and abroad. 

This newly created role offers a confident and organised communicator the opportunity to deploy and help develop the recruitment strategy at LFS. You will need to be confident in describing the challenges affecting the sector and keen to create solutions for student recruitment projects at LFS.

The team is committed to the development and improvement of student recruitment activities, materials and content that stimulates and raises ambitions; you’ll be keen to identify resources to be developed and support using marketing channels for the purpose of student recruitment.

The delivery of these activities will enable potential students to find out more what LFS has to offer, supporting their decision-making throughout their application journey. The role includes developing a long-term recruitment network.

Your Profile

You’ll have excellent people and problem-solving skills, alongside project management experience and great attention to detail. A good understanding of issues affecting creative industries-related education is desirable. You must have experience of implementing a varied schedule of HE recruitment activities with evidence of evaluating success and adherence to objectives and improved outcomes. 

How To Apply

Please email your CV and covering letter, addressing the requirements of the Job Description and Person Specification, with the job title in the subject to

Vacancy closes 4 June 2018.

Interviews will take place on the week commencing 11 or 18 June 2018.

Please refer to Student Recruitment and Support Officer Job Description and Person Specification document.




London Film School (LFS) is internationally celebrated for its commitment to film, craft excellence, innovation and creative freedom. The school is consistently rated as one of the 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 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 2016, films created at the school had around 200 festival entries, winning 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 filmmaking activity, preparing creative storytellers for the world’s screen industries. We offer 3 full-time MA programmes, a PhD 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. Every role within LFS plays a key part in shaping future creative professionals, impacting on the future of the global creative industries.

As the School recently turned 60, and with a planned move to a new home, LFS is on the verge of a new chapter in its history. It’s an exciting time to join us.

London Film School is a non-profit educational charity with Greg Dyke as its Chairman of the Board and Gisli Snaer as its Acting Director.



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It is important for any actor wanting to appear in our student films to ensure you are listed with any of the companies below as our students use these sites to search for their casts. 
We do not hold a directory of actors. Our students not only post castings but also search these sites for potential actors hence why it is important to be registered with them – particularly Casting Call Pro and Spotlight.

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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.