A hands-on intro to post-production in film, TV and online digital platforms with leading industry experts including BFI, Untold Studios, Splice Post, and MOBO winning Tim & Barry TV

The role

We’re offering 25 places on our next training programme which will teach you everything you need to get a job in post-production. Over six weeks you’ll take part in interactive learning, practical workshops, visit film studios, TV sets and post-production houses plus hear first-hand from industry experts on core elements of post-production including:

  • Responding to a brief
  • Developing a storyboard
  • Planning a shoot
  • Video editing
  • SFX
  • Sound design and grading
  • VFX
  • How to use software like Premiere Pro, Logic and MAYA

This course if completely free with food and travel expenses covered.

You’ll also work on group projects, collaborating as a collective of young creatives to create your own short film which will be screened at the end of the course to industry experts.

The Create Jobs team will help you improve your CV, build employability skills and get prepared for interviews to help you find paid roles.

Past participants have gone on to get roles at:

  • Untold Studios
  • The Face
  • The BBC
  • Cactus TV
  • Grey London
  • The Mill

And have their films screened at the BFI as well as freelance film and photography roles with fashion brands, Somerset House & Nando’s to name a few.

2019 partners include:

  • BFI
  • Ridley Scott Creative Group
  • Untold Studios
  • Splice
  • Tim & Barry

Applicants must be:

  • 18-24 year old Londoners who are interested in building a career in the creative industries
  • Curious creatives, passionate about learning and able to build skills independently
  • Unemployed and not in full-time education

We encourage applications from those who are underrepresented in the industry including disabled, D/deaf and neurodiverse people, LGBTQ+ people, people from black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds. We also welcome applicants from a range of educational backgrounds.

How to apply

Complete the application form below with a few written questions, and upload a CV.

APPLICATION FORM

Application deadline: Monday 30 September, 10am.

If selected, you’ll need to be available for a group selection day on either the 10 or 11 October, where you will take part in a collaborative group task and meet the team.

It is really important to us that these opportunities are accessible so, if there is additional support we could offer you to enable you to participate, please include this in your application.

If you require an alternative format application form, or would like to discuss access with one of the team, please contact Shingi Sibanda, Engagement Officer at shingirai.sibanda@anewdirection.org.uk, or on 020 7608 2132.

Please note: if you’ve previously taken part in a Creativity Works programme, you are not eligible for this programme.

Need help with your application? Please contact the team at createjobs@anewdirection.org.uk or 020 7608 2132

Creativity Works is a Mayor’s Fund for London programme, supported by Berkeley Foundation and Citi Foundation, and delivered by A New Direction.