Job Opportunities at Raindance | The home of independent film


Acting & Performing Arts Lecturer (Dubai) – REF: APD01
We are seeking to appoint an experienced Acting & Performing Arts lecturer with potential leadership responsibilities for our new Dubai campus opening in September 2020.  Ideally, you will have extensive experience in Screen acting as well as an expert understanding of acting techniques based on Stanislavsky and Meisner.  Experience in Practical aesthetics is highly desirable.

We want you to inspire students to understand and love your subject, achieve outstanding results and become equipped to join the screen industries or progress to our Postgraduate education after completion.  Student films will have the opportunity to be screened at the Raindance Film Festival at the end of each academic year.  Acting students will also prepare a showcase and showreel so basic editing experience is also desirable.

Our Dubai campus is based in the prestigious Jumeirah area, just a few minutes walk from La Mer Beach.  The post includes a competitive tax free salary and benefits.

Please send your CV with the reference in the subject header to

You can view the full job spec here.


Office/Courses Intern (London)

In this role you will follow up on daily operations in the office. This includes greeting guests, answering the phone, managing databases, developing content… This is a perfect opportunity for anyone thinking about a career in event management as it gives you a great overview of how the Festival is run from ground zero. You will work closely with the Courses Director, Marketing Manager and Festival Producer. 

We currently accept internship applications from partner agencies (including CAPA and EUSA) and as part of university internship modules. If you want to get in touch about prospective interns as a university or an agency, please contact us at

If you’re a prospective intern who is enrolled in a university internship module, please send your CV and cover letter to and include “University Internship Application” in the subject line and let us know about the module requirements