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Job Title:              Academic Programme Coordinator  

Contract:             Permanent, full time

Salary/Benefits:  £27,000 per annum, 30 days holiday pro rata and contributory pension  

JOB SUMMARY

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to work closely with a dedicated academic team and talented post-graduate students at a prestigious and dynamic film school.

Working across all LFS programmes (including our MA in Filmmaking), the Academic Programme Coordinator will collaborate with colleagues to continually enhance academic delivery. This includes responding to a range of 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 planning, administration, supporting academic staff to follow procedures and developing internal processes. Of upmost importance is ensuring the provision of an efficient and professional service to students and staff.

YOUR PROFILE  

You will enjoy working in a fast-paced and creative environment, building on your previous experience working in an administrative role for a higher education institution. You will be comfortable arranging and supporting meetings, with agendas, logistics and minute taking.  You will want to utilise your excellent customer service skills and enjoy the challenge of developing new systems and processes for working. As a confident communicator, you will be comfortable working collaboratively and relish the opportunity to work with staff, students and external stakeholders.  

HOW TO APPLY

For further details about the role please download the job description and person specificationPDF icon Academic Programme Coordinator 2018 Final.pdf

Please email your CV and covering letter, setting out your interest in the role and explaining how you meet the requirements in the job description and person specification, to recruitment@lfs.org.uk. Vacancy closes 9am Monday 14 January 2019. Interviews are likely to take place week commencing 21 January 2019.


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.

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

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. During 2018, films created at the School had around 200 festival entries, screening films globally. 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 three 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 over 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 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.

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

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