Creative Employment Programme

The open day will be for selection onto a Sector Based Work Academy (pre-employment training) which will start on Monday 2nd December for 2 weeks full time. The training will be held at the Employer Suite. After successfully completing their training candidates will then undergo interviews for the jobs they wish to apply for. The list of Jobs available are listed below and are a mixture of 6 month jobs and 12 month apprenticeships.

Candidates must be aged between 16-24 years old and are either NEET or in receipt of a working age benefit i.e. JSA. can we say Manchester residents?

Creative Employment Programme – These roles haves been created as part of the Manchester Creative Employment Programme, a partnership between . Manchester City Council and 17 creative sector employers. The Creative Employment Programme is an Arts Council England fund to support the creation of traineeships, formal apprenticeship and paid internship opportunities in England for unemployed young people wishing to pursue a career in the arts and cultural sector. You can find out more at:

http://creative-employment.co.uk/the-creative-employment-programme

I think the word ‘intern’ is not helpful and am happy to call them jobs!

Employer Art with a Heart
Place of Work Arts Centre, Altrincham Town Centre
Job Title: Exhibition Assistant (Internship) 2 positions
Hours per week: 35 hour week, from Tuesday through to Saturday
Salary: National Minimum Wage
Contract Duration: 6 months

Employer Future Everything
Place of Work 39 Edge Street, Manchester M4 1HW
Job Title: Assistant Producer (Apprenticeship)
Hours per week: 40 hour week
Salary: TBC up to £9 per hour for the right candidate
Contract Duration: 12 months

Employer Madlab
Place of Work 39 Edge Street, Manchester M4 1HW
Job Title: Digital Engagement Assistant (Internship)
Hours per week: Monday – Friday 35 hours per week Hours will vary but will typically be 10am – 6pm. frequent weekend and evening work
Salary: National Minimum Wage
Contract Duration: 6 months

Employer Square Circle Theatre C.I.C
Place of Work C/o 3MT Venue Afflecks Arcade, 35 39 Oldham Street M/cr
Job Title: Theatre Costume Design (Apprenticeship)
Hours per week: 30 hours per week
Salary: National Minimum Wage
Contract Duration: 12 months

Employer Square Circle Theatre C.I.C
Place of Work C/o 3MT Venue Afflecks Arcade, 35 39 Oldham Street M/cr
Job Title: Theatre Technician (Apprenticeship)
Hours per week: 30 hours per week
Salary: National Minimum Wage
Contract Duration: 12 months

Employer Zion Arts Centre Ltd T/A Z-arts
Place of Work 335 Stretford Road Hulme Manchester
Job Title: Children’s café assistant (Internship)
Hours per week: 35 hours per week
Salary: £6.00 per hourNMW rates apply
Contract Duration: 6 months
Open day 26th November 2014
Manchester Employer Suite
24 Mount Street, Manchester M2 3NN
0161 833 0144