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 believe you belong at VFS but none of these opportunities match your skillset, we want to hear from you! Or perhaps you’ve previously worked for VFS or are a recent graduate who would love to share your industry experience by teaching a class. We encourage all prospective applicants to submit a general application here.

*VFS is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, or veteran status.

Acting

Head of Department for Acting, Film and Television

Full Time

Acting

Production Coordinator

Full Time

Digital Design

Teaching Assistant

Full Time

Film

Cinematography Instructor (Part-time)

Full Time

Film

Head of Department for Film

Full Time

Film

Post Production Instructor

Part Time

Film

Program Coordinator

Full Time

Film

Teaching Assistant

Part 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

Operations

Art Assistant

Full Time

Operations

Building Services and Facilities

Full Time

Sound Design

MIDI and Synthesis Instructor

Part Time

VFS Connect

Intensive Production Coordinator

Part Time

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

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

    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 think about your industry.

  3. Don't see a job for you?

    Even if you don’t see a posting that would suit your skillset, please send us your résumé and a brief description of your preferred teaching role.  We look forward to hearing from you!