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 Check out our What's On page for all of the latest opportunities from Creative Youth Network. 

Creative Opportunities

Programme Developer

Are you interested in finding new access points to ideas? Do you want to help different groups of people to engage with creative, playful, innovative and inspiring content? 

We The Curious is currently looking for a Programme Developer to join our Programming team. In this role, you will play a key part in the development and delivery of our wide-ranging public events programme. 




Kit Co-ordinator/Base Operations Assistant Talent Pool, BBC Studios NHU

BBC studios are looking for a Kit Co-ordinator to ensure that the right equipment is available and ready for purpose when required, taking on responsibility for the maintenance of equipment and facility. They're looking for people who are passionate and inquisitive when it comes to all things technical regarding wildlife filming.




Soundcastle are recruiting Junior Associates

The position will be in Waltham Forest and Bristol to support our Musical Beacons family music-making programme and the Soundcastle Community – our digital space for community music practitioners. The 6 month placements are remote with some travel to project locations within either Waltham Forest or Bristol.

This placement will provide on-site learning opportunities, one to one mentoring and coaching, monthly group supervision, space for training and reflective practice, employability support and signposting to other future roles and opportunities.




The Young Advisory Group | Global Goals Centre

The Young Advisory Group is for young people aged 17 - 25 who know that society can be different and want to be part of the change. 

You might not consider yourself a ‘leader’, but this is still for you. The project is an opportunity for unrecognised young leaders to learn together and share their expertise with the Global Goals Centre.

The Global Goals Centre is an educational charity in Bristol that raises awareness of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals that 193 countries have agreed to reach by 2030. We do this by creating immersive experiences that inspire action on social and climate justice.




Rife Resident Editors Young people operating a camera

This Autumn we are inviting four Resident Editors aged between 16-30-years-old to join Rife.

As a Resident Editor you will share your specialist knowledge with a multi-disciplinary team of young creatives to help make their ideas happen. Young creatives will develop ideas in response to the themes of climate and/or community. 

The specialisms Resident Editors could share are not fixed, but should complement Rife’s output so far. Specialisms could range from poetry to local news investigation, to writing personal essays, to filmmaking, to photography. 

How to apply:

If you are interested in applying, please send either 1-2 sides of A4 OR a video or audio file (max 10mins in length to [email protected]

  • A short description of your practice 
  • Why you would like to undertake this role at Rife and what experience you bring 
  • Any relevant links (optional) 
  • Your name 
  • Your postcode 
  • Your email 
  • Your phone number 

 email RiFE 


Werkhouse is a weekend studio experience for young creatives.

It’s designed as a deep dive into the creative and interpersonal skills you need to succeed in a design studio. With 20 design professionals involved, we show participants how to rapidly develop ideas and then communicate concepts to clients. We do this with a project scenario, five teams and some real pressure - to be better prepared for what design businesses are really like.

Werkhouse 2021 will be on 20th-21st November. Applications are open!

Find out more and apply 


Looking to develop your film knowledge with guidance from industry professionals?

If you’re 16-19 years old and live in the UK, BFI Film Academy have 50 short courses available to get your career in film started!

Based all around the UK, the BFI Film Academy short courses give you the tools you need to take those first steps into the film & tv industry. We encourage people of all abilities and backgrounds to apply.

Find out more and apply



Bright Green Futures, Six-month environmental training course for 16-19 year olds

Are you a young person passionate about protecting our planet? Bright Green Future is a FREE, six-month environmental training course for 16-19 year olds across the UK that fits around your existing studies/work. We particularly welcome applications from Black, brown and other minority ethnic groups, as BGF is looking to tackle underrepresentation of these groups in the environmental sector




Local Opportunities

Our youth workers publish here vacancies they've seen around Bristol. These are great opportunities to apply to if you are looking for local jobs.

Greggs are offering training courses for those looking to get into retail or hospitality.

16-30? This is a great opportunity to get the training you need for retail. You'll get a trial shift, training, understanding of Greggs values, and opportunities to employment which will only be offered to those on the programme.

 Register your interest by calling 0800 842 842 


Find out more & apply






MShed are seeking to join their team for Cafe, Bar and Conference & Events Department. 

-Kitchen Porter, 

-Catering Assistant


-Team Leader







Parsons Bakery are Hiring in Brislington.

Part Time Sales assistant - Sunday 9am - 1pm (4 hours) 










On Site Apprenticeships Open Evening

The Open Evening will be held on Tuesday 30th November between 5.00pm -7.30pm at The Create Centre, Smeaton Road, Bristol, BS1 6XN 

This is a great opportunity if you are considering a construction apprenticeship in 2022.

More info And book your place








Vacancies in social care with Proud to Care

These vacancies include apprenticeship, volunteering, full time and part time opportunities within the social care industry. This page also lists job fairs and other potential opportunities. 

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Action for Conservation is Hiring

Kickstart - Programme Assistant - South West England

This is an exciting role for a self-motivated individual who shares our passion for youth-led solutions to the climate and environmental crisis. You will be responsible for supporting our core programmes in South West England, where you will support, inspire and empower young people to connect with nature in new and exciting ways, design and deliver environmental action projects that benefit wildlife and people and have a voice on environmental issues that are relevant and exciting to them.

Programme Assistant 



Kickstart - Finance and Administration Coordinator

This is an exciting role for a self-motivated individual who shares our passion for youth-led solutions to the climate and environmental crisis to support the Finance and Fundraising Manager in diversifying our income streams and growing our fundraising capacity so that we can deliver greater impact.

Finance and Administration Coordinator



Tobacco Factory Theatres is looking for a new Box Office Assistant, Duty Front of House Manager & Front of House Assistants to join their busy theatre.

We are looking for friendly, proactive, reliable members of staff to offer exceptional customer service. We are open throughout the Christmas period and our staff will be required to work over the busy Christmas schedule.

Find out more and apply



This page is in development and we are updating it with opportunities as they come along. If you have a great opportunity for 11-25 year olds to get skilled up, and you'd like it featured on this page, get in touch

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