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Creative Opportunities



Local Opportunities



Careers Fairs & Open Days




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

Creative Opportunities

Art of Resistance - A six week podcast course with Trinity and Ujima Radio

In May 2022, Art of Resistance is launching an inter-generational podcast course to aid in gathering oral histories across generations to create an inspiring podcast to share on our platforms across Bristol.

We are inviting and selecting participants that have a flair and interest in activism. 

This fully subsidised project worth £500 would enable participants to access high quality resources and teaching led by experts whilst developing skills in research, interviewing, and editing audio. In other words you get 1st class training, equipment and everything you need provided to make a short podcast that's worth at least £500 in total. The 6 week course will culminate in participants having made their own mini podcast that will be broadcast on Ujima Radio and distributed on multiple podcast hosting sites.




BORN2BE Records Open For Applications

We are delighted to bring you exciting opportunities to join BORN2BE Records. They are looking to hire Young People interested in starting a career as a music agent, artists looking for a label, and young people looking to start a career in record label A&R.

Simply send an expression of interest to [email protected] before February 13th

Bristol's very own record label led by young people for young people.


These roles are aimed at, but not limited to, young people aged 16-24 years of age.

Express your interest




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 


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.

Wise Children are currently recruiting for a Finance Assistant. 



We the Curious are currently recruiting for a People Administrator. 



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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Careers Fairs & Open Days

Step to Future – Special Post Exam Results Event

Have you just received your exam results and not sure what to do next? Maybe you didn’t get the results you expected and would like to find out about suitable opportunities for September – either in education, training or employment.

We’ll help you explore all the options available to you, so you can move forward with confidence!

You’ll have the opportunity to meet directly with providers, apply for a job or apprenticeship, find further education for September and receive some one-to-one support from our youth workers.


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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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