Archives for Creative

The Prince’s Trust – Up and Coming Courses

The Prince’s Trust are offering a variety of online courses.We are running weekly Virtual Welcome Sessions online with the aim of presenting our up and coming courses with The Prince’s Trust. The Session includes information on: Explore programme Get Started Courses Get into Courses Mentoring Programme Development Award Explore Enterprise Course Your Hired Jobs Board. These Sessions can be access by ringing our Free Customer Service 0800 842 842. Explore programme: Contact:solentotreach@princes-trust.org.uk A Personal Development Course supporting young people to problem solve and be the best that they can be. Working on employability skills and receiving  one to one support and mentoring throughout course (Please see attached poster for more details). Virtual Get Started With Spoken Word: Contact: carmen.benavides@princes-trust.org.uk   Taster Day: 16th September Interested in Spoken Word and learning new tools to support your Mental Health through verse. Learn Rhyming
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Support session for young digital creatives

Are you an emerging filmmaker or self-employed professional working in the film and television sector in the South West? Have you been affected by the current Covid-19 situation? It might be useful for some of your digital creatives in terms of support? Please look at the link and then contact Kate directly for the details.https://www.somersetfilm.com/calendar/?action=evrplusegister&event_id=456
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Starting Your Own Business course

The Finance and Management Business School is running Free course “Starting Your Own Business”. This course will start for the first time on Monday 13th July and will run as a part-time online course (with video support from tutors via Microsoft Teams) for 4 weeks. There will be an opportunity to join a new course every Monday, as with all our courses. Learners will receive a certificate in Creating and Starting Your Own Business, and will also study aspects of accounting, payroll and bookkeeping. More detailed information to follow, but learners can complete the attached enrolment form as ever and email it back to Sarah Freeman , or ring if they would like me to complete it over the phone with them, which takes around 10 minutes. All our courses are free for unemployed or low-waged learners. Information on our
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Job vacancy for Creative Enterprise Project Manager

The team at KWMC the Factory are looking to recruit a Creative Enterprise Project Manager to support people to grow their enterprise ideas & digital making businesses as part of the South Bristol Enterprise Support programme.The successful candidate will support individuals, pre-start and early stage SMEs (small and medium-size enterprises) as they develop their own digital fabrication businesses. If you’re an organised project manager who is passionate about creative business, can manage budgets, and values inclusion and diversity, KWMC: The Factory would love to hear from you. 30 hours per week; three-year fixed term contract Deadline 13 July 2020, find out more details and how to apply at tiny.cc/aubbrz
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Free Family Learning Creativity Course

Community Learning is running Creativity course and it gives parents the opportunity to create a creative online scrapbook with their kids and a chance to look at their own learning. The course is running online and starts on 30/6/20 to 27/7/20 4 sessions Time: 10am -12pm. Contact Shani Smith for more details or to apply.
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Vacancies at Creative Youth Network

Creative Youth Network are looking for a dedicated Senior Estates Officer to join their Estates team at The Station. Reporting to the Estates Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring that our buildings and grounds of our Station site are safe and maintained in accordance with the required standards an optimum efficiency. You will be expected to observe safe working practices in carrying our your duties which include building and maintenance repairs and improvements. You will also be required to liaise with and co-ordinate contractors, technical consultants and manufacturing suppliers ensuring that Creative Youth Network building systems and equipment are maintained to the required standard. You’ll be an organised person who is able to manage their own time effectively whilst providing direction and guidance to the estates officers in your team. The post requires frequent evening and weekend work, so
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Ways2Work update – home schooling and virtual tours

For those of you wanting some tips for online resources for home schooling, this update is for you! Creative Youth Network has been distributing tablets, see more about what their online options are here: https://www.creativeyouthnetwork.org.uk/ The Education Secretary has announced a plan for disadvantaged year 10 pupils to borrow laptops and have access to free 4G connections: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-52341596 Oak National Academy will provide lesson resources: https://www.thenational.academy/ BBC Bitesize Daily Lessons are here! Just click in, choose your school year/Key stage and go! https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize The Department for Education has also provided a list of resources for home learning: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-online-education-resources/coronavirus-covid-19-list-of-online-education-resources-for-home-education If you need a break from lessons (and/or work), iNews has a list of 50 worldwide attractions with virtual tours including, if you want to start close to home, the SS Great Britain: https://inews.co.uk/inews-lifestyle/virtual-days-out-best-coronavirus-lockdown-uk-online-art-galleries-modern-wonders-world-2528733
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Babbasa’s Skill Swap – The Online Festival

There are so many celebrities and social media influencers showing their new skills, creative projects, and fitness journeys that it’s hard to know what to do or where to even begin. So if you want to try out a bunch of new things, interact with young people online, and see what works for you, Babbasa’s Skill Swap Festival is perfect for you! When: Monday, April 27 and Tuesday, April 28 Where: @babbasahub – Instagram, Facebook, Twitter The whole event is being organised by Babbasa’s amazing Youth Ambassadors who will be creating a virtual space made especially for you. Please click the link below to see more details or to apply. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/babbasas-skill-swap-the-online-festival-for-you-tickets-102945797652
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Employment Support Offer

Weston College are ready to launch their Employment Support offer. They are offering this to anyone who requires support, we will conduct an initial assessment over the phone to ensure they are able to access the learning platform. Weston College are also running free online courses that provide a range of benefits for individuals and employers. Please check out the Weston College website for further information. This offer is designed for those who require support with: Creating/updating a CV Application forms Job seeking Guidance with interviews A tutor will be available online to support learners. To find out more or to begin the enrolment process, learners can ring 01934 411147 https://www.weston.ac.uk/what-can-i-study/distance-learning?
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Learning Festival at Southmead Development Trust

Southmead Development Trust have a selection of exciting workshops for the Bristol Learning Festival 2020, taking place at the Greenway Centre, Southmead, BS10 5PY.And Starts on Monday 30th March 10am-12.30pm. Learn how to write CVs that are engaging and informative, and get you noticed by employers.If you are looking to refresh your existing CV, or have never even written one before, this course will help you understand what’s important, and what you really need to know.CVs are your first contact with an employer, so make sure you make a great first impression with our fun and engaging workshop. Confidence Building 101 Boost your self esteem with this interactive workshop – What is confidence? Why do we want it? How can you get more of it? Join us for a fun and engaging look at how you can increase your confidence by
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