Job title: Stop Motion Animation Workshop Facilitator
Salary: Fixed term – 3 months £4725
Hours: 5 days a week, 9am  – 6pm
Dates: 26 June to 8 September 2017

Posted: March 17th, 2017
Closes: March 31st, 2017

Job Description

Chocolate Films is a video production company based in Battersea. We are a social enterprise, producing video content for museums, galleries, charities and corporate clients and running a wide range of filmmaking experiences for children, young people and adults. This role will develop and facilitate workshop and community projects that use stop motion animation.


This will include:

  • Running drop-in workshops, school workshops and holiday workshops.
  • Planning and designing workshop projects
  • Working as an animator on large scale community projects
  • Creating elements and models for animation projects


Chocolate Films is a small company, so as well as working on animation projects, the candidate will be required to assist with other work at Chocolate Films when required (office, documentary production etc)


Essential skills include:

  • Stop motion animation experience
  • Model making for stop motion animation
  • Experience in using Dragon Frame
  • Teaching/workshop experience


Desired skills include:

  • Familiarity with Final Cut Pro X, After Effects, Google Docs, Basecamp, Current RMS

Payment: A 3 month fixed salary of £4725

Duration: 3 month period (with a view to considering the right applicant for longer term position).

Regular working week: 5 days a week from 26 June to 8 September

Hours: 9am – 6pm

This role is contingent on a clean DBS check


To apply, please send the following:

A covering letter explaining why you think you would be suitable for the position

A link to an animation that you have made

A link to an animation that was produced on a workshop that you facilitated.



Deadline for applications is 31 March 2017