This week’s Enterprise Studio events, opportunities and advice
CAREERS & ENTERPRISE EVENTS
Thursday 3rd May 2018 6.15pm- 8pm Reid Lecture Theatre
BBC Studio: Getting into Media, Production and TV
Julia Bird Talent Manager BBC Scotland will present an overview of careers at the BBC with top tips and advice on working in media and production.
The BBC make a range of programmes from Glasgow, and the majority of Arts content for the BBC including Imagine (BBC1), Front Row (BBC2), and various arts documentaries exploring the lives and works of prolific artists including Roald Dahl, Billy Connolly, Muriel Spark and Angela Carter. Julia looks after Arts, Religion and History. Prior to working for the BBC, Julia was a freelance producer predominantly for Channel 4, working As a with Kirsty Allsopp for a number of years and produced programmes such as Kirstie’s Homemade Home and Fill Your House for Free. She has also worked on Big Brother, Wife Swap and Location, Location, Location.
This is a not to be missed session for anyone interested in a career in media, production and TV
Eventbrite ticketing ( half have already gone) : https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bbc-studio-getting-in-to-media-and-tv-production-tickets-45286309571
Friday 4th May 2018 12.15pm Reid Lecture Theatre Reid Building
Enterprise Studio Summer School Briefing Session
Enterprise Studio: Summer School (incorporating MODUAL:) is a free, three-week long programme open to students or recent graduates from The Glasgow School of Art (GSA), the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS) and University of the Arts London (UAL). The programme is designed to equip you with the digital, entrepreneurial, collaborative and practical skills that will support you in making the transition from student to professional, creative practitioner.
Find Out More
Join us at the Reid Auditorium at GSA on 4 May at 12.15pm for a short Briefing Session. Led by Fred Deakin (UAL) and Libby Anson (GSA) you will find out more about the programme, how it can help you and how to apply.
Please Register on this page using your GSA or RCS address (if you are a current student): https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/briefing-session-enterprise-studio-summer-school-including-modual-tickets-45338022245
If you are a final year student and looking for graduate employment opportunities, don’t forget that Graduate Schemes, Training and Opportunities launch in September and will be advertised throughout your final year. Make sure you keep up-to-date with the latest opportunities and apply within the deadlines.
- Taylor Wimpey General Graduate Scheme ( Salary: competitive Locations various Deadline 1/5/18): https://targetjobs.co.uk/employer-hubs/taylor-wimpey/476885-general-graduate-scheme-2018
- Merkle-Periscopix Junior Programmatic Display graduate scheme (Salary: £20,000 Location: London Deadline: 14/5/18): https://targetjobs.co.uk/employer-hubs/merkle-periscopix/668507-junior-programmatic-display-marketing-summer-starts
- Graduate Graphic Designer Graduate talent Solutions ( salary: £20,000 Location: Derby Deadline 1/8/18): https://targetjobs.co.uk/employer-hubs/graduate-talent-solutions/668363-graduate-graphic-designer
- PART II Post Graduate opportunity with AECOM (salary: Competitive Location: Edinburgh/Bristol Deadline: ongoing ) https://targetjobs.co.uk/employer-hubs/aecom/473640-post-graduate-architectural-assistant-part-2-industry-architecture-practice
In your 3rd year of study and interested in a graduate scheme? Did you know that many graduate employers run summer internship programmes… check out the current internship vacancies here: https://targetjobs.co.uk/internships
PAID INTERNSHIPS & VOLUNTEERING
MACE Design management internship Heathrow (Salary: competitive Location: Heathrow Deadline: 13/5/18 ): https://targetjobs.co.uk/employer-hubs/mace/476523-design-management-heathrow
Paid 6 month internship with Kurt Geiger (London Paid): https://kurtgeiger.workable.com/jobs/712067
UX design summer internship Medidata (London 9 WEEKS): https://jobs.jobvite.com/medidata-solutions/job/oIUj7fwM
R&D summer internships 2018 with Proctor and Gamble ( product design/ animation): https://www.pgcareers.com/job/reading/r-and-d-internships-2018-in-design-animation-engineering-and-creative-technologies-m-f/936/5038517
CREATIVE SECTOR NEWS + PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE + EVENTS
Read about Fred Deakin’s 6 Stages of the Creative Process: https://www.creativebloq.com/career/6-stages-creative-roller-coaster-and-how-tackle-them-11618756
Creativeboom have the top 20 job sites to find your first creative job: https://www.creativeboom.com/tips/20-essential-job-sites-for-creative-careers/
Creativebloq tell us 20 tips for interview success: https://www.creativebloq.com/career/design-interview-success-812255
GSA GRADUATES & BUSINESS
Closing very soon, Unlocking Ambition a brilliant opportunity for an emergent graduate to fund their business start-up (up to £45,000 funding, Deadline May 2nd 2018) http://www.cando.scot/unlocking-ambition/
You can make a careers appointment with the GSA Careers Service at any point of studies or as a graduate. Email email@example.com to book now.