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Job Title:                    English Language Tutor        

Contract:                   1 day a week, on Saturdays, as follows: Saturday 19 February – Saturday 26 March, Saturday 30 April – Saturday 16 July

Salary/Benefits:         £210 per day on a self-employed basis

Location:                    This may be remote/online or at our premises in Covent Garden, London.  

 

The London Film School is seeking a qualified English Language Tutor to assist our international students.

 

The role of the tutor will be to:

  • Plan and deliver a class at the beginning of term to support the orientation of international students and induct them into the English education system.
  • Plan and deliver classes to small groups of postgraduate filmmaking and screenwriting students, who do not speak English as their first language. These sessions will cover reading, writing, comprehension, conversation and grammar, with a particular emphasis on matters relevant to film and screenwriting students
  • Offer drop-in sessions to students who would like help with written work
  • Liaise with staff and report on student progress and support
  • Attend occasional relevant meetings, provide data and feedback using the School's mechanisms

 

If you have a Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) qualification, or other relevant qualifications teaching English as an additional language, together with excellent communication skills we would love to hear from you.  Recent relevant teaching experience in higher education is desirable and experience of dealing with students at the postgraduate level would be an advantage. You will be required to provide your own computer with access to the internet and the equipment/software necessary to make video calls to students.

 

How to apply

 

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter demonstrating how you meet the requirements of the role to recruitment@lfs.org.uk by 9 am Friday 04 February 2022. 

 

Interviews are due to be held as soon as possible after the closing date.  

 

We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you.

 

Applicants must be able to provide proof of their ongoing right to live and work in the UK.

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Job Title:                    Academic Programme Coordinator  

Contract:                    Permanent, full time (35 hours per week)

Salary/Benefits:         £31,090 - £32,687 (dependent on experience), plus a comprehensive employee benefits package

Location:                    Covent Garden, London WC2H 9UB

This is a great opportunity for you to join the London Film School as an Academic Programme Coordinator.  You will take responsibility for the production, delivery and maintenance of the School’s timetable, including, but not limited to classes, (student) film exercises, workshops, and events within agreed timescales, making full use of the functionality of the timetabling software.

The Academic Programme Coordinator works closely with colleagues to continually enhance academic delivery. This includes acting as the first point of contact for a range of day-to-day queries to support the delivery of courses, assessments, meetings, events and staff development. Integral to the role is effective communication with staff, students and external stakeholders as well as scheduling classes, planning, administration, supporting academic staff to follow procedures and developing internal processes. You will also proactively ensure the provision of an efficient and professional service to students and staff.

If you have significant experience in scheduling in complex environments, experience in delivering timetables using timetable software particularly CELCAT, in addition to excellent communication skills, we would love to hear from you.

 

For further details about the role please see the JD here - File Academic Programme Co-ordinator JD - Jan 2022.docx

 

We offer a highly competitive staff benefits package including 30 days leave per annum (pro rata for part-time staff), employer matched contributory pension scheme (4%), season ticket and hardship loan schemes, up to 18 days professional development leave per academic year (pro rata for part-time staff), cycle to work scheme and Employee Assistance Programme.

 

How to apply

 

To apply, please download and complete an anonymous application form plus the Equalities monitoring form and email it to recruitment@lfs.org.uk by 9am on Thursday 17 February 2022.

 

Applicants must be able to provide proof of their ongoing right to live and work in the UK.

 

We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you.

 

Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we especially encourage applications from people who identify as disabled and/or identify as LGBTQIA, black, Asian or are from minority ethnic backgrounds as these groups are under-represented at all levels of staff at LFS.

 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

 

We reserve the right to close this advert as soon as sufficient applications are received, therefore candidates are advised to submit their application as soon as possible.

 

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, most recently named in The Hollywood Reporter Top Film Schools 2020.

 

 

 

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ABOUT LONDON FILM SCHOOL

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, most recently named in The Hollywood Reporter Top Film Schools 2021.

It 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, named in Variety's TOP FILM SCHOOLS 2019 and The Hollywood Reporter Top Film Schools 2020 & 2021.

We are recognised by Screenskills (formerly Creative Skillset).

Currently located in Covent Garden LFS is the first 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.

The School screens over 200 films globally annually. The nominations and awards list spans 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 three 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 over 180 films every year. The result is a dynamic and intensive film environment that creates global networks for life. Every role within LFS plays a key part in shaping future creative professionals, impacting the future of the global creative industries.

As the oldest film school in the UK, 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 Director.


LFS is an equal opportunity employer. Please click here for our equal opportunities policy. 

Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.

You can refer to LFS' Privacy Policies (http://lfs.org.uk/privacy-policies) for details of the personal data that LFS holds and processes about job candidates. 

PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU HAVE NOT HEARD FROM LFS WITHIN TWO WEEKS OF THE CLOSING DATE THEN YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN UNSUCCESSFUL
 

ACTORS

Any actors wanting to appear in our student films: please ensure you are listed with any of the companies named below.

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.

Please do not contact the school directly.