Our online resources link to professional bodies, careers and vacancy websites. They include job descriptions, case studies, entry requirements and vacancies.
|Arts and Humanities Research Council|
Information on funding, research and events.
|Arts Council England: jobs and careers|
Information about careers in the arts and culture sector, including a vacancy search function.
|Arts Culture Media Jobs|
Job listings in the arts, culture and media sectors
Creative industries website with searchable UK vacancy database
Arts jobs site, with additional general advice for working and progressing in the sector
Arts management magazine
|British Council: arts|
Information about arts initiatives and opportunities across the world.
|British Display Society|
Training provider for careers in visual merchandising, display, point of sign design and exhibition design
Offers resources and ideas for careers in the creative and cultural sector.
Recruitment website for the creative industry with searchable database and optional email alerts
|Guardian careers: media|
Regular features on careers in the media, including blogs, videos and podcasts.
Online creative and media community, with searchable vacancy, courses and placements database
|Media and publishing (Target Jobs)|
In-depth advice on graduate careers in the media and publishing sectors, including specific application and interview tips, training and development information, and personal insights from graduate recruits, plus where to search for jobs and work experience
Offers advice, resources and support to people who are interested in media production, and hosts an active media jobs board of graduate jobs and internships.
Recruitment agency with temporary, contract and permanent vacancies and work experience opportunities in all aspects of media, marketing and communications
|Writers & artists: the insider guide to the media|
Industry advice for writers and artists. Includes expert advice articles, inspirational author interviews, and a lively online community.
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Arts and Crafts
|Art and design (Target Jobs)|
In-depth advice on graduate careers in art and design, including specific application and interview tips, training and development information, and personal insights from graduate recruits, plus employers and jobs to search
|Art and Design Careers (AllAboutCareers) |
Explore the different branches of careers in art and design, find out about the key skills artists and designers have, and discover the graduate opportunities that are out there in this field.
|Association of Illustrators|
Trade association for the promotion of illustration
|British Antique Dealers' Association (BADA)|
Trade association for art and antique dealers in Britain. Includes dealer search and careers section
Art and auction business, provider of art-related courses including graduate conversion course
|Creative and Cultural Skills |
Gain industry insights, view job profiles, and discover the range of creative careers that are out there.
All types of fashion jobs, also internships and international opportunities
|Institute of Medical Illustrators|
Organisation bringing together bring together the several disciplines of medical illustration. Careers brochure available for download.
|The Art Career Project |
Explore a range of different roles within the Arts and Crafts sector, apply for these roles, and upload your CV so employers can find you.
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Broadcasting and Journalism
TV and radio industry, news, vacancies, blogs, data and analysis
|Harriot wants to get into journalism|
You will need your username and password to access this DVD
|Job Description - Broadcast Journalist (Creative Pool) |
Explore the role of a broadcast journalist in-depth. Gain an understanding of the work type, the hours, and the responsibilities. Also you can search and apply for jobs.
|Job Profile of a Broadcast Journalist (Prospects)|
Discover the big employers within journalism, the skills needed to become a journalist, what to expect, and the responsibilities the role will expect from you.
|Journalism Jobs (The Guardian) |
Search, find and discover a range of jobs within journalism.
Site for journalism jobs with other journalism news and jobhunting advice
|National Council for the Training of Journalists|
Accreditor of journalism courses nationwide and provider of distance learning
Provider of journalism courses
Charity for UK broadcasting and audio production. Website has downloadable mp3 files on getting into radio, and work placements digest for commercial radio.
Body representing commercial radio. Website contains 'Getting into Radio' section, with advice and information on how to get into radio, relevant courses and getting a work placement.
|Routes into Broadcast Journalism (The Guardian) |
Interesting article written about how to make it in broadcasting and journalism. Full of hints and tips, this article will give you an idea of the challenges you will face, and inspire you to stand out from the crowd.
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Media and Multimedia
|Guide to the digital industry|
In-depth and helpful guide providing advice for anyone considering a career in the digital industry.
|ASIFA (Association International du Film d'Animation)|
- international animated film association
|Association of Photographers|
Downloadable careers info pack, jobs board
|British Interactive Multimedia Association|
Trade association for the UK interactive media sector. Website contains relevant course information and job adverts.
An online jobs board dedicated to advertising the latest online marketing, graphic design, social media, web development and digital jobs across the UK and Europe.
|Career Moves Group|
Specialist media recruitment agency with searchable vacancy database
Jobs in digital / new media, eg online marketing, design, technical, business, content, usability, producer, account manager, e-commerce and search engine marketing
|Creative Media Jobs (Independent Jobs)|
Discover a range of jobs from across the country, within both media, and multimedia.
Searchable database of vacancies in the creative IT sector, eg video gaming, web design, marketing etc from around the world
|Design and media|
Employment and training information produced by Graduates Yorkshire. It includes information about the sector and lists local vacancies
|Digital Career Portal|
Produced by Bubble Jobs, the Digital Career Portal provides an overview of the different jobs and careers available in the digital industry.
|Digital Design Career Zone|
Produced by Bubble Jobs, the Digital Design Career Zone provides lots of useful career resources to help you with your search for a digital design job.
|Digital Media Jobs|
Searchable database of UK- and internationally-based digital media vacancies with optional email alert
|Frame 25 Media Jobs Guide|
Job descriptions, interviews and sector information. Includes information on roles in production, post-production, operations/technical (including IT, engineering and development)
Includes news, features, jobs and resources
Search for jobs in the advertising, design, digital, PR and marketing industries
|Multimedia Jobs (LinkedIn)|
Search for a variety of jobs, with a range of top employers, within the multimedia industry.
|Multimedia Specialists Job Description (Target Jobs) |
Gain information about the key skills needed in the multimedia industry, typical employers, and search for jobs within the industry.
Specialist agency recruiting for the computer and online games industry. Registration is free.
|Performing Arts Career Videos |
Hear the first hand experiences from those within the performing arts world through these short videos, and gain an insight into the different routes into performing arts, and the different roles within the industry.
|Start in TV|
Independent site formed by two TV professionals, with a wealth of advice for getting into TV, and including profiles of roles - both production and technical -, as well as 'day in the life'accounts, and interview and CV tips
|UK Web Design Association|
Information, news and jobs
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|Association of Professional Recording Services (APRS)|
Website of professional association for the audio industry, with careers and courses pages
Provides courses in dance notation
|British Phonographic Industry|
Body representing the recorded music industry. Website has a useful careers section including case studies and tips on getting into the industry.
|Conference of Drama Schools|
Comprises Britainís 22 leading drama schools. Website includes course search facility and downloadable careers / courses guides.
|Council for Dance Education and Training (CDET)|
National standards body of the professional dance industry. Downloadable guide to vocational dance courses.
Information on training as an actor
Provider of training for make-up artists
|Music Industry Yorkshire|
Regional advice and support on getting into the music industry. Website includes a programme of past and forthcoming events.
|Performing Arts Career Info and Resources|
A great resource to explore the options within the performing arts industry. Find out where auditions and casting calls are being held, and how to keep up to date with this ever-changing industry.
Information on getting into the music and recording industry
|Society of British Theatre Designers|
Webpages on stage design, education and training
Advice and guides on careers on the stage
|Stage Mangement Association|
National organisation for stage managers. Publications section of website includes a free careers guide for stage management.
Online community for the entertainment industry with database of opportunities
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Writing, Publishing and Printing
|Association of British Science Writers (ABSW)|
Organisation for science and technology writers. Website contains useful career downloads.
|Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)|
International trade association for not-for-profit publishers. Download on Careers in Journals Publishing.
Source of industry information on publishing and bookselling in the UK, and job listings for the publishing and book trades
A website to help you learn about careers in MedComms and help you get your first job.
|From academic to medical writer - a guide to getting started in medical communications |
Guide to careers in medical communications produced by Dr Annick Moon.
|Jobs in Printing (Simply Hired) |
Search and discover a wide range of roles within printing, in a variety of locations.
|Jobs in Publishing (The Guardian) |
Discover jobs within publishing and media, from a range of employers, in a variety of locations.
|Music Publishers Association|
Professional body representing music publishers in the UK. Website has a useful careers section which includes information about current vacancies and training opportunities.
|Periodicals Training Council|
Body for best practice in training and development for the magazine industry, provider of training courses
Leading trade organisation serving book, journal and electronic publishers in the UK. Includes section on careers in publishing.
|Publishing Job Vacancies (Atwoodtate) |
Explore and apply for a range of roles within publishing.
|Starting out in Medical Communications (NetworkPharma)|
Resources offering advice on careers in UK medical communications. Includes PDF careers guide, videos, webcasts and audio books.
|Writer Jobs in Europe |
Explore, discover and apply for a variety of writing jobs, from a diverse range of employers across Europe.
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