Creative Start – paid internship programme

Insight Sessions: Wednesday 25 May 12:00 and Tuesday 31 May 17:00

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Join us at one of our upcoming insight sessions for Creative Start, where you can find out more about our paid creative internship programme, ask questions and get support with your application. Choose from the sessions below:

Wednesday 25 May 12:00 – sign up here

Tuesday 31 May 17:00 – sign up here

Creative Start is a new programme from LIFT and Better Space that matches people looking to gain experience in the creative sector with local businesses, alongside a program of specially designed learning from City, University of London.The programme has been developed to support people who want to start a new career in creating digital content. We’re offering ten paid placements, with a focus on Graphic Design or Video Content Production, each paying London Living Wage (£11.05 per hour). Through Creative Start, successful candidates will have access to a 12-week work and study programme. Businesses involved include It’s Nice That, 89up, Design Council and CLOD Ensemble, The Clerkenwell Brothers, and Output.We will provide mentoring and coaching throughout the internship journey and offer ongoing support at the end of the placement to help plan your next steps in the creative sector. Apply by 6 June at 17:00 here.

Contact with any questions or support with your application.

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Contact the LIFT team on if you would like to find out more about any opportunity and to get one-to-one support whether you are looking for your first job, career growth, to get back into work or advice on getting into a new sector of work.

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