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Do you want to gain experience of working in an arts organisation?

Tue 26 November 2019

Would you like to gain experience of working in an arts organisation?

In 2020, Midlands Arts Centre (MAC) is hosting a FREE training programme for young people aged 16-25 who are passionate about the arts but have maybe found it hard to get that all-important experience.

There will be 4 sessions:

  1. Welcome and tour of MAC including our cinema, theatres, exhibitions, art workshops, cafe and studios
  2. Training on what it’s like to work in an arts venue including customer service and front-of-house training
  3. How to present yourself to employers on paper and in person - session by Creative Alliance
  4. Putting the skills and training into practice with a work experience session shadowing MAC’s Customer Service Assistants in your area of interest e.g. cinema, theatre, exhibitions.

When?

  • Session 1 – Tuesday 21 January 2020 | 6-8pm
  • Session 2 – Tuesday 28 January 2020 | 6-8pm
  • Session 3 – Tuesday 4 February 2020 | 6-8pm
  • Session 4 – Work experience sessions during half term 16-24 February 2020

Where?

Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
Cannon Hill Park
Birmingham B12 9QH

See more information about visiting MAC here.

How do I apply?

Please complete the Application Form via the link here.

For more information email yvonne.gregory@macbirmingham.co.uk