Contract: Full-time (35 hours per week)
Location: Covent Garden, London WC2H 9UB (some remote working will be required)
This is a great opportunity for you to join the London Film School as a Short Courses Programme Manager. You will take responsibility for the successful design and delivery of a range of year-round training programmes for LFS Short Courses. You will respond to industry need and demand, working with the head of department and other school departments to identify tutors, schedule space and teaching time, oversee recruitment onto courses and ensure all reporting is undertaken as needed.
An important part of the role is to provide support for our network of tutors and workshop participants, acting as chief custodian for the LFS brand and ensuring that the highest standards of customer service, presentation and delivery are consistent throughout each of the programme’s activities.
In addition to managing a year-round programme of in-classroom workshops, you will be responsible for all aspects of production for two intensive summer schools.
The post holder will play a key role in the marketing and promotion of the short course programme, taking ownership over design and maintenance of the website, the monthly newsletter and social media. This role will also be responsible for preparing regular programme budgets, financial performance reports, records of funding and expenditure for the Head of Department and finance department as necessary and appropriate.
The desired candidate will have excellent administrative and communication skills and possess a keen eye for detail and foresight.
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.
Further information and how to apply
For further information and to apply, please click on the ‘Apply’ button above to download a copy of the job description and an application pack. Your completed application form and equalities monitoring form should be returned to [email protected] by 5pm on Thursday 23rd November 2023.
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. We offer a guaranteed interview to applicants with a disability, who meet the essential criteria for the role.
Applicants must be able to provide proof of their ongoing right to live and work in the UK.
LFS is an equal opportunities employer.
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.
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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.