VFS Careers

There is no such thing as an ordinary day when you work at Vancouver Film School. It’s a creative and fast-paced environment where you’re part of recruiting and educating the next generation of filmmakers, actors, animators, video game developers, designers, and creative thinkers.

 

Vancouver, Canada

Our unique culture emphasizes and celebrates the pure passion & unwavering perseverance of our students as they navigate their personal journeys towards a career in the entertainment arts. With a production-based curriculum that’s constantly evolving to meet industry demands, VFS believes that results matter. This extends from our experienced faculty to our hard-working marketing, admissions, & support departments and well beyond.

If you’d like to join our team, simply browse the open positions below. If you’d like to join our team, simply browse the open positions below and also learn about our perks.

If you have recently joined our VFS Alumni family and are looking for employment as a part-time or full-time Teaching Assistant, please apply below. You may also apply below if you have previously worked for VFS as an Instructor/Mentor or would like to share your industry experience by teaching a class.

*Vancouver Film School believes in diversity in all forms and we’re committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. As our team grows, we’re looking to work with a wide range of creatives and professionals from different backgrounds, including but not limited to Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, newcomers to Canada, seniors, visible minorities and people from all genders, sexual orientation and religious backgrounds. We want to assure both our students and staff that this is of the utmost importance and strive to improve representation in all areas.

3D Animation & Visual Effects

Teaching Assistant - Visual Effects Stream

Full Time

Acting

Intimacy for the Actor Instructor

Part Time

Administration

Instructor

Non-Specified

Administration

Mentor

Non-Specified

Administration

Teaching Assistant

Non-Specified

Admissions

Office Assistant

Full Time

Digital Design

Senior Instructor - Digital Design and VR/AR

Full Time

Digital Design

Teaching Assistant

Contract

Educational Administration

Student Services Assistant

Full Time

Information Technology & Systems

Network Administrator

Full Time

Information Technology & Systems

Network and Systems Administrator

Full Time

Information Technology & Systems

PHP Web Developer

Full Time

Marketing

Frontend Web Developer - Co-op

Contract

Marketing

Junior Content Designer - Co-op

Contract

Marketing

Junior Copywriter -Co-op

Contract

Marketing

Social Media & Industry Relations Lead

Full Time

Operations

Building Services and Facilities Technican

Full Time

Sound Design

Instructor for Visual Media

Part Time

International Offices

Admissions

Junior Admissions Advisor - Brazil

Full Time

Work at VFS

  1. As a VFS Instructor, you can:
    • Pursue a career that offers a work/life balance and competitive lifestyle benefits
    • Explore part-time, full-time or guest teaching opportunities
    • Join a community of creative pragmatists—artists and teachers—who believe that “results matter”
  2. Become a better teacher
    • If you don’t have previous teaching experience, we provide our instructors with the training, support, and mentoring to become extraordinary educators. Come with the willingness to learn.
    • We will help you develop a skillset that will transform the way you communicate and share your expertise from industry to the next generation of creators.
  3. Don’t see a position that matches your skills?
    • Even if you don’t see a posting that matches your skillsets, please send us your resume and brief description of your preferred (discipline or subject or area) of teaching. We look forward to you joining the VFS family one day!

Staff Perks

*Vancouver, BC, Canada


Education
Opportunities


Extended Time Off


Extended Health


Work Flexibility

Salary positions:

  • Access to VFS Connect Courses
  • Tuition discounts for friends and family
  • Extended health and dental benefits
  • Health care spending account
  • Access to specialized production equipment and space
  • Time off during winter break
  • Professional development lunches

Hourly positions:

  • Access to VFS Connect Courses (if eligible)
  • Tuition discounts for friends and family (if eligible)
  • Access to specialized production equipment and space
  • Extended time off to work on artistic projects, audition, film shoots, gigs etc.
  • Professional development lunches

 

VFS Visiting Scholar Program

VFS has established a Visiting Scholars program, the goal of which is to facilitate the residency of a limited number of distinguished scholars from other academic institutions or accomplished professionals whose expertise coincides and is relevant to the program they wish to visit.

Visiting Scholar positions are non-compensated appointments established to accommodate the Scholar’s goals as well as enrich the VFS teaching and learning community. Length of the appointment will be determined by VFS.


Download the PDF application kit below, fill it in completely, and submit it with the required documents to hr@vfs.com, or mail it in a single, sealed envelope to the following address:

Director of Human Resources
Vancouver Film School
198 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC
V6B 1H2

Download Application