The Enterprise Creative Internship Scheme (ECIS) is an industry-centred and employer-endorsed, standardized internship programme to prepare young people for work in the media and entertainment sector.
The Enterprise Creative Internship Scheme is a competitive, paid internship designed with the needs of the employers as well as the interns in mind.
Objectives of Creative Internship Program:
- Provide quality, paid experience in technical and specialist skills in areas where employers have identified current and future need.
- Introduce interns to the breadth of the creative industries and the numbers of potential occupations.
E.g. within Music category alone, jobs can include performers; programmers; music director; assistant stage manager; production assistants; studio engineer; wardrobe/stylist; licensing/contracts; artist management; artists & repertoire; booking agents; publicity & promotions; publishing; marketing and communications; sound engineering, among other career pathways.The ECIS will kick off in July, 2013.
For more information about becoming a registered ECIS Employer – send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about applying to the Enterprise Creative Internship Scheme – register HERE.