Film Access Scotland
Film Access Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC034211

Film Access Scotland ​is a consortium of leading moving image and media access organisations that work with young people and the wider community throughout Scotland.

Current vacancies

Administrator / Project Assistant

  • Full time
  • £20,000 – £22,000
  • Scotland, remote working likely
  • Closing 4th July 2021

Film Access Scotland is the national sector development body which represents Film Access organisations and practitioners across Scotland. Its members use film as an expressive tool to unlock the potential of individuals, groups and communities to bring about positive and lasting social change. Members use film and filmmaking to change lives by developing personal, social and technical skills, improving employability outcomes and focussing on health and wellbeing. They work with young people, adult learners, schools, communities and film talent through high-quality, inclusive and accessible learning, training and production programmes. Current member organisations include Screen Education Edinburgh, Station House Media Unit (shmu), Plantation Productions, GMAC Film, and Media Education.

Administrator/Project Assistant, Film Access Scotland

The Administrator/Project Assistant is responsible for supporting the Chief Executive and Development Manager in the administrative function of Film Access Scotland, supporting both the organisation and its membership, as well as providing support to other Film Access Scotland projects.

In the administrative function the role will provide robust administrative services for Film Access Scotland, be the first point of contact for enquiries, and support an efficient, well-organised and connected membership organisation. In the project assistant function the role will provide assistance to Film Access Scotland projects, assisting Project Managers and member organisations in the coordination of national Film Access projects.

To support our range of projects you will help coordinate and assist with project activities, resources, equipment and information. This will range from assisting in organising training and events, to liaising and communicating with film tutors, external organisations and Film Access Scotland member organisations, to processing online submissions.

You will be based in Scotland, with remote working initially likely, with office space working at one of the Film Access Scotland member organisations, subject to Government guidance. The role may possibly include some travelling across Scotland.

This is a full-time, fixed term contract for two years with possible extension on confirmation of funding. The salary is £20,000 – 22,000 p/a pro rata.

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Project Manager

  • Full time
  • £27,000 – £30,000
  • Scotland
  • Closing 12th May 2021

Film Access Scotland is recruiting a Project Manager to coordinate and deliver a national short film challenge.

The first component of the project will involve design and delivery of a programme of climate literacy and short filmmaking skills training workshops for youth workers, arts organisations, community groups, schools, teachers, educators and other key stakeholder groups. This will kick start the second component, which is a period of filmmaking activity in which we will encourage and support people of all ages across Scotland to tell their stories about the impact climate change has or may have on their lives, communities and local environment through a 90 second film.

Film Access Scotland is the national sector development body which represents Film Access organisations across Scotland. Our members use film as an expressive tool to unlock the potential of individuals, groups and communities and to bring about positive and lasting social change.

Film Access Scotland has been appointed by Screen Scotland to design, manager and deliver a significant and high-profile short film challenge to coincide with COP26, requiring a Project Manager to coordinate and manage delivery.

In November 2021, the United Nations Climate Change Conference - COP26 - comes to Scotland. In recognition of nations coming together in Glasgow to work to combat climate change, and an increased public awareness of the climate emergency, Film Access Scotland is launching a national short film challenge, to engage people all over Scotland with this highly important event and the climate crisis.

Film Challenge Project Manager, Film Access Scotland

Working with the Film Access Scotland Chief Executive and Development Manager, as well as Film Access Scotland’s member organisations, the right candidate will be a be an experienced and motivated Project Manager who will co-ordinate and manage delivery of the project.

You will be based in Scotland, with remote working initially likely, with office space working at one of the Film Access Scotland member organisations, subject to Government guidance. The role will include some travelling across Scotland.

This is a full-time, fixed term contract for the duration of the project and its evaluation period from June 2021 – March 2022. The salary is £27,000 - £30,000 p/a pro rata or will be a set fee at this level, to be discussed during recruitment period.

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