Salary: GBP £7.50 per hour
Application Deadline: November 30, 2018 5:00 pm
Company: Creative Youth Network
Work as an artist. Develop your networks. Build your creative future.
We are looking for 5 young people to take part in a paid 6 month opportunity to set yourself up as a freelancer, make and show your own work and get mentoring.
Ages: 16 – 25
Deadline for applications: 5pm, Friday 30th November 2018
Interview day: 11am – 3pm, Tuesday 11th December 2018
Project start: Monday 7th January 2019
End of Project: Friday 28th June 2019
Where: The Station, Silver Street, Bristol, BS1 2AG
Contact: 0117 947 7948
Work placements / professional experience
Money to make new work
Showcase opportunities of new work
Professional business support
Help in setting yourself up as a freelance practitioner
8 hours a week of paid work as a freelancer at Creative Youth Network to plan and run workshops for other young people
What we are looking for
We are looking for five young artists, musicians, dancers, choreographers, performers, writers, designers… basically anyone with a creative vision, idea and passion. You should be committed and motivated at the start of your creative profession and career. With a drive and passion for making new work and developing yourself but you may not have had the opportunity to do so before.
Want to find out more before applying?
Come into The Station any Friday morning and meet someone from the team who can tell you more about it.
Ready to apply?
All you need to do to apply is answer these questions:
1) Introduce yourself – tell us your name, where you live and what age you are.
2) Tell us about your creativity – what art form do you work in?
3) Why would you like to be part of the project?
4) What could you bring to the freelance role of working with young people?
5) If you were given £200 to spend on making a new piece of work what would you make?
6) Contact details
7) Please also include an example of your work
You can do this by:
a) Filling in an application form online at https://drive.google.com/open?id=1KK5lMetHE-kTdEAwofIC0pqP0DF5j4mLAxrvDeWmLug
b) Email us at
c) Send us a voice recording or video to