PAID PLACEMENTS IN THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES
‘Absolutely AMAZING experience.’ – Haroon, Digify graduate
Want to kickstart your career in the creative and media sector, and make the industry more diverse at the same time?
Digify is our paid two month training and six month placement programme, helping to give the brightest and best BAME 18 to 25-year-olds across London their start in marketing.
Applications for work experience from September – December are now open!
Join our strategy, account handling, or publishing team for one week, discover what it is like to work inside a creative agency and get the chance to work on live client briefs.
To apply, send your CV with a brief cover letter explaining what dates you are available, which team you would like to join and why
Livity has partnered with seminal urban music and events platform I AM NEXT to deliver the first ever UK wide festival tour across 7 dates Nationwide. I AM NEXT is a music and online entertainment platform which specialises in discovering the hottest new UK urban music.
From 7pm through to 11pm, the next biggest names in UK underground will flood through the doors and light up the stage with their electric performances.
The V&A has an extensive programme of exhibitions which take place on-site at South Kensington and tour widely in the UK and abroad. This is an exciting opportunity to assist with managing projects within the lively Exhibitions Department.
The V&A is seeking Exhibitions Assistants for two fixed-term contracts (9 months / 12 months), to be based within the Exhibitions Department.
This is an excellent opportunity to join the V&A’s Exhibitions team, contributing to a diverse and exciting programme of South Kensington and touring exhibitions. Working with a wide range of institutions and individuals all over the world and the UK, you will be responsible for assisting with the delivery of exhibitions at the V&A and at other venues.
Deadline: 1st November
Contract: 9 or 12 months
Salary: £23,000 per Annum
Join St Margaret’s House for a weekend bursting with creative energy. They will be showcasing the diversity that exists within their walls to the public. Discover what goes on within the “Art Building” by Meadowbank Stadium – explore the galleries and exhibitions, take a peek into artist studios, get hands-on with a variety of workshops, take a break in our pop-up café.
Date: 21st-22nd October 2017
Time: From 6pm
Location: St Margaret’s House, Edinburgh
BBC Creative is looking for a new generation of interns who represent their diverse and varied audience to help them create the world’s best marketing campaigns that truly represents the UK.
They create promotional campaigns and branding for BBC programmes and services; their work is showcased on air every day, if you look between the programmes. But it’s much broader than that, they work in all media and produce work for all platforms from experiential stunts to social and digital campaigns.
Location: London or Salford
Ever wondered what really goes on at a fashion shoot? -Learn what it takes to become a fashion stylist or make-up artist for the day with Make Up & Style Academy Brighton. Experience working with a professional fashion photographer and learn how to make a model clothing and camera ready.
Check out their website to find out more.
Date: 4th November
Location: Electric Studio, Brighton
The Women in Technology Scholars programme is the latest grassroots initiative that Sky has launched to help encourage more women to pursue careers in technology. The scheme runs on a one-year rotation, with up to three scholars supported this year. The selection of female technology scholars will be based on those who have set their sights on realising their potential within the tech industry.
• £25,000 bursary to support the advancement of their career in technology
• Paired with a mentor
• Given access to communication training
• Connected to Sky’s expansive technology network.
Location: UK Wide Opportunity
Eligibility: 18-25 years old, Women
Deadline: 31st October
UNDRHUNGER is a fundraising gig organised by and featuring young Londoners which aims to raise awareness and money in support of Centrepoint.
Hosted by Jack Matthew and Anna-Marie Descartes, UNDRHUNGER will be a night where this generation of the hottest new talent in film and music will take a stand and help Londoners who are affected by youth homelessness and hunger. There will be music performances and exclusive premieres of short films. The night will conclude with a special, surprise headliner performance.
UNDRHUNGER is a campaign and a night that young Londoners help young Londoners. They are going to build a community and take action against homelessness and hunger amongst their peers.
All ticket profits and donations will go to Centrepoint. Join UNDRHUNGER for a night to remember and to make a difference.
Date: 8th November
Location: Rich Mix, London
Generation Brexit is a new project from LSE that aims to give young people a voice in the Brexit process. It asks 16-35 year olds from across the UK & Europe what they want from Brexit building on the amazing work of the Livity supported campaign Undivided.
The results will be sent to Parliaments in Westminster and Brussels. Head over to the Generation Brexit website now to find out how you can get you can get your voice heard.
Ever wondered what it’s like to work in the Ad industry? Ever been curious about what goes on into making a campaign? ERIC Festival focuses on the opportunities, realities and questions around getting a career in the Advertising & Marketing industry. They’ll be exploring the different areas of the industry, including production, creative, planning and more.
Date: 12th November
Time: 10am – 6pm
Location: The Brunswick, London
Liberty, one of Wales’ leading marketing agencies, is on the hunt for an ambitious, outgoing individual to help with the creation and outreaching of its brilliant digital content.
Reporting to the Creative Content Manager, you will work closely with the Digital Delivery & Account Management Teams to drive engaging and ambitious digital content.
You will create optimised, creative and engaging website copy; blog content, guest blog posts, press releases as well as a variety of other content types. You should be able to write creatively in a variety of styles and tones appropriate to our clients’ brand and message.
Deadline: 21st October
Want to work in TV Drama? Join Space Studios, home to Drama productions such as Cold Feet, The A Word, The Five and Mount Pleasant. Find out about working in TV Drama, get excellent career advice, network with industry professionals and learn about the new entrant scheme Trainee Finder.
Date: 8th November
Location: Space Studios, Bristol
As part of the Hogmanay 2018 celebrations in Edinburgh, PEARLFISHER are looking for a Sound Design Trainee, a paid learning position, to coordinate the work of 3 different composers in creating the soundscapes for “Message in the Skies”.
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
• To assist 3 composers and coordinate the delivery of the soundscapes.
• To work with the Director, Philip Howard, to set up and deliver any recordings as required.
The Trainee will receive mentoring sessions with the three composers and the Project Production Manager and will work from Underbelly’s Edinburgh office toward the final stages of the project.
Deadline: 20th October
Contract: 13th November – 1st January
Future Film Labs offers industry insight, practical masterclasses, professional advice and networking for young emerging filmmakers. This month our guests bring the noise to help you achieve awesome audio in your film projects. We wrap up with a free networking drinks session featuring drop-in scripting, casting and funding surgeries with our partners Euroscript, Backstage and Livetree.
Date: 21st October
Where: TBC London
Looking to get advice on a specific creative project or business idea? Be matched with a member of the Livity team for three months of mentoring. For more information, drop Katie Reid an email explaining why you would like a mentor and what you would to like to achieve with the help of someone from the Livity team.
Not sure how to get YOUR foot in the door and find opportunities that could lead to a career behind the camera**? Join ITV in their Studios in Leeds, home to BAFTA award-winning Emmerdale. Find out about working in TV Drama, get excellent career advice, network with industry professionals and learn about the new entrant scheme Trainee Finder.
Date: 9th November 2017
Location: ITV Studios, Leeds