Barbara Salvadori, printmaking technician, LCC
Barbara Salvadori, a printmaking technician at London College of Communication ©Ivan Jones
© Ivan Jones

Why work at UAL?                                                 

University of the Arts London is, quite simply, a great place to work. Operating at the heart of the world's creative capital, UAL is a vibrant international centre for innovative teaching and research in art, design, fashion, communication and the performing arts. We recruit and develop engaged, dedicated and focused people from around the world. Our talented community of professional, administrative, teaching, research and operational staff embrace diversity, creating a collaborative learning environment to challenge and inspire our students.

The University's unique creative community is made up of six distinctive Colleges:

Famous alumni

The Colleges have produced many of the greatest names in art, design, communications, fashion and performing arts, including: Anish Kapoor, Ralph Fiennes, Sarah Lucas, Gavin Turk, Stella McCartney, Gilbert and George, Antony Gormley, Rankin, Jefferson Hack, Mike Leigh, Chris Ofili, Colin Firth, Jane Root, John Hegarty, Peter Kindersley, Tom Hunter and Harold Tillman.

Inspiring environment

As a specialist provider of art, design, fashion, communication and performance education spread right across London, we provide an exciting and inspiring environment, which seeks to bridge the gap between higher education and professional practice. By working here, you will immerse yourself in a multifaceted, international, creative and cultural environment.

The benefits of working here 

Everything we have to offer you, will make working with us a rewarding experience. In addition to our commitment to diversity and equality of opportunity for all staff, we promote a range of family friendly policies and benefits.

Here are just some of the excellent benefits you can look forward to:

  • Generous annual leave
  • Competitive final salary pension scheme
  • Flexible working options
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Interest-free season ticket and computer loans
  • Well-being benefits
  • Loyalty awards
  • Staff development opportunities
  • Free staff places on Artscom short courses
  • Discounts on Microsoft software
  • Home usage right to Adobe Master Collection


The well-being of our staff and students is a top priority. We are continually improving the range of facilities and support available. Find out more information about UAL employee benefits.