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Exclusive to OPM – Game Tutor – London – Computer Games

Location: London, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 5 months ago

Escape Studios


Location: London, UK

Salary: £Neg

Job Type: Permanent Full Time


About the role.

OPM are working exclusively with a well-known Higher Education Institution based in London looking to recruit a Games Tutor. They are part of the largest educational company in the world with over 30,000 staff worldwide.

As an experienced Game Artist your role will be to teach short semester courses to Undergraduate and Postgraduate students and be responsible for the development and delivery of the Game Art programs to our 1st year Undergraduate students.

The Game Art Tutor will utilise a wide range of industry practice that encompasses mobile game art.

You will be teaching the foundations of game art which helps students understand art direction and establishing good practice in modelling, texturing and implementation in engine.

If you have worked on a released game and are interested in passing that knowledge on to their game art students then this is a great opportunity for you.

Responsibilities Include; 

  • Work with the Head of Games and other members of staff to deliver game art classes
  • Deliver training courses to students in a classroom environment, online and when necessary, to individuals and professional customers on and off-site
  • Providing one–to-one feedback, coaching, show-reel clinics and support to students with a range of backgrounds and abilities
  • Ongoing research and development of course content and industry tools and techniques to ensure industry relevance of our training
  • To organise workloads to a schedule and work under pressure when required
  • Cooperation with the Marketing, Sales and Recruitment teams to support and participate in promotional and business development activities

Experience and Qualifications

  • Worked on at least one released game
  • MAYA / Substance Painter, Photoshop, Zbrush, Unreal Engine 4
  • Industry experience in games Art, creating environments and props with a portfolio showing skills in creating stunning environments and lighting as well as textures and sculpts


  • Knowledge of concepts surrounding art direction and Style Guides
  • Comfortable with stylistic approaches
  • Understanding of PBR
  • Teaching experience and/or a willingness to undertake teaching training with eventual membership of the HEA and postgraduate qualifications is also acceptable

There is a range of benefits, too many to list here, but when you join you can expect:

  • a starting holiday of 25 days increasing to 30, with options to flex up or down
  • an annual incentive plan based on company and individual performance
  • stock purchase options
  • health plans, and an employee assistance programme for you and your family, to help balance work, family and personal life including flexible working, dental plans, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme and season ticket loans.

Tags: Categories: Art , Creative


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