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Want real experience working behind-the-scenes on TV and film productions?
Ready to gain a Level 3 qualification in Creative and Digital Media AND to earn whilst you learn?

Here’s your chance to join CRIW – the industry’s brand new Apprenticeship scheme.

Sgil Cymru is thrilled to announce the launch of CRIW (Welsh for ‘Crew’), a game-changing Apprenticeship programme for 2021, open to those who are keen to work behind-the-scenes on exciting and major film and TV productions. Successful applicants will gain hands-on experience of roles on-set, right here in Wales.

This Apprenticeship programme has been created to reflect the dynamic, flexible nature of freelance work that is the heartbeat of the industry. Get ready to spend a year immersed in a variety of productions, meeting new people and working hard to complete new challenges, with a paid salary to support you as you learn. CRIW is your unique opportunity to develop the skills and gain the experience for a career in this industry.

A successful pilot scheme for CRIW ran in 2020 and saw Apprentices work on the set of hit Fox drama War of the Worlds, starring Daisy Edgar-Jones and Gabriel Byrne. Read more on how Tom, Josh and Jake got on here: Life as an Apprentice.

Wales is already established as one of the world’s leading locations for TV and film production and 2021 is set to be the biggest year yet. Current and former Sgil Cymru apprentices have and are currently working on productions such as His Dark Materials, Peaky Blinders and Casualty to Doctor Who, Pobol Y Cwm and Fleabag.

Are you ready to join the CRIW? | Job Description HERE

There are ten vacancies available.
Closing date for applications: Monday 25 January 2021 @ Midday
Interviews: Week commencing Monday 8 February 2021
Role commences: Monday 22 February 2021 (for 12 months)

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