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  • Teacher/Professor of Animation

    Listed by Jumbla

    • Salary $40,000 - $70,000
    • Applications Close March 31
    • Location Melbourne
    • Work Type Full-time
    • Date Published February 27
  • APPLICATIONS CLOSE March 31, 2017


Teacher/Professor of animation
Full Time
February 2016

Jumbla is looking for a new leader for our uber-successful Jumbla Academy. You can find out more about the Academy here:

You will be teaching small groups - eight maximum - of aspiring animators looking to break into the animation industry, taking them from recent graduates to studio ready prospects through a 12 week course that teaches them the ins and outs of how modern animation studios really work.

To land this gig, you'll need to be an experienced animation expert with experience working in the industry for 5+ years to be able to answer any and all of the questions students may have about After Effects, design, illustration and animation in general.

Teaching experience isn't necessary but may be beneficial - however, having the drive and passion to teach and mentor young aspiring animators is a must.

This role is a full-time position, 5 days per week.

What you will need:
The person needs to have 5+ years experience in animation (in studio or as a teacher).
Have a good folio of work to show their ability to be able to design and animate.
Expert knowledge of After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop and Indesign.
Willingness and ambition to learn and teach.
Have a good balance of organisation and creativity.

What you will be doing:
Creating and improving on course structure
Creating project briefs for students
Working with other teachers to create the best program possible
Teaching students the software and a bit of theory behind animation and design

Why Apply?
Teach the next wave of animation talent with a course structure that is relevant to the industry today
Fun, exciting, young, rapidly growing company
All training and support will be provided
Monthly and yearly parties, group activities and other fun stuff
For more information on working at Jumbla please visit this page:

We're looking to hire immediately. Please send your CV + cover letter to with 'Jumbla Academy Professor' in the subject line.

NB: No agencies. Must have full-time Australian working rights on an ongoing basis.

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