BIG CREATIVE EDUCATION

What is a Traineeship?

Traineeships are designed to help young people get the skills and experience they need to get an apprenticeship or job. You’ll work for a cool, creative company for 14 weeks. These companies are in the music, media, marketing or events industries.  The company will pay your travel expenses and you’ll get valuable experience. Check out our Vacancies page to see the kind of companies that want to hire you.

If you need to improve your English and maths grades, you’ll get a chance to study and resit exams. You’ll also get employability training, support throughout your work placement and help to move you on to an apprenticeship or job.

To be eligible you must be:

  • 16 to 18 years old
  • Motivated to work, learn and progress
  • Qualified no higher than GCSE level
  • 14-week work placement with a creative company
  • 4-5 days a week working with the employer
  • No wages, but travel expenses paid
  • Access to financial bursary (if eligible)
  • Opportunity to improve English and maths qualifications
  • Progress onto an Apprenticeship, job or course
  1. Click Apply For An Apprenticeship and fill out the online form
  2. Our team will then invite you in for a meeting
  3. If we think you’re right for one our vacancies we’ll send your CV off
  4. If the employer wants to meet you we’ll call you and arrange it
  5. Once you’re hired, your Traineeship starts
  • 16-18 years old
  • GCSE educated
  • London based
  • Interests: music, video, media, YouTube, social media, events, creativity, work experience, creative jobs