Creative Opportunity Programme

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The role

Two weeks of training to help you achieve your first jobs in the creative and cultural industry.

Want to start a career in the creative and cultural sector or interested in working in museums, galleries and theatres? Looking for an entry level role?

Join us for two weeks of workshops led by some of London’s leading creative and cultural organisations, as well as the chance to get 1-2-1 support and guidance from industry leaders.

You will also get first-hand information about applying for positions and find out how to create a strong professional profile.

At Creative and Cultural Opportunity week you'll:

  • Learn about the sector and the opportunities available in East London and beyond
  • Meet local cultural institutions in East London and hear about the opportunities they have on offer
  • Get first-hand advice from employers about their live opportunities
  • Get support applying for opportunities
  • Get support creating a professional profile

Organisations involved: Royal Opera House, Sadler’s Wells, The Yard Theatre and more TBC

To find out more: http://creativeopportunityprogramme.co.uk/

How to apply

If you’d like to sign up for the programme you need to come along to one of our information sessions in early August. If you can’t attend please contact us and we’ll arrange an alternative meeting.

Any questions or queries email Createjobs@anewdirection.org.uk or call 020 7608 2132.


Want to find out more? Attend one of our information sessions at A New Direction’s Offices in Old Street

2nd August sign up here

10th August Sign up here



If you attend the Creative opportunity Programme you will be a in with a chance to secure a yearlong paid internship as part of STEP. See here for more details