Jobs & opps

From full time roles to part time volunteer work, our jobs and opps pages highlight some of the industry’s most sought after positions- across multiple sectors, levels of experience and business structures. Look through them today and take the first step to a new start.

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Opp: 2019 Shenzhen Global Design Award

Until 20 March 2019, the second Shenzhen Global Design Award (SDA) is calling for entries and through 5 design categories: Industrial & Product, Communication, Architecture, Interior, Fashion. The Shenzhen Global Design Award is organized to recognize and reward renowned designers with creativity, vision, foresight, and influence. It also aims to enhance the exchanges and cooperation among all designers from different countries and inspire the production of designs as well as support the promotion of design thinking.

Posted one month ago
By Unesco Creative Cities Network

Opp: National Festival of Youth Theatre 2019 [ open for applicanations ]

National Festival of Youth Theatre 5-8 July 2019 Ayr (The Gaiety Theatre & Rozelle Park Campsite) Scotland’s National Festival of Youth Theatre (NFYT) creates an explosion of young creative talent. It is the largest gathering of youth theatres in the UK and enables young people to come together, discover and celebrate a shared passion, offering them the opportunity to develop as artists, audience members and creative thinkers. With an emphasis on inclusion, education and collaboration, NFYT aims to remove barriers, teach valuable life skills and provide extraordinary new experiences. Your youth theatre group doesn’t have to perform in order to take part. NFYT always welcomes non-performing groups and public audiences who choose to enjoy what festival has to offer without the pressure of staging a show. Applications for performance slots close on 27 January 2019. Non-performing group bookings are open until 31 March 2019 or until the event is sold out. To book visit:

Posted 3 months ago
By Youth Theatre Arts Scotland

Opp: Hotel Generation [ Open Call ]

The programme is specifically aimed at young artists up to the age of 26 from outside of London, working within the realm of emerging, digital and new media arts. From the open call we will select four artists who will receive a stipend and be part of the development stage including studio visits, professional guidance, critical feedback and assistance to realise an initial proposal based on this years theme of 'home'. They will also receive help with all aspects of exhibiting including proposal writing, making and progressing work and ideas, as well as budgeting, fundraising and running a marketing campaign. One artist will then be selected to have a solo exhibition in our gallery space in November. All parts of the programme are funded.

Posted yesterday
By arebyte Gallery

Opp: Artist Residency India

Kalanirvana invites established and emerging artists,photographers, architects, writers, curators, cultural managers, performing artists etc for perusing their artistic exploration and experience Indian Culture, Art and its vibrant heritage to get inspired or to do research. To support the artists from all disciplines KIAR partly sponsor the Selected Residents Artists for city tour , air port pick up and drop and Local transport, cultural tour, workshop and art interaction with local artists. This Residency Program is part of the US-INDIA Cultural Exchange Program and CCC : Commonwealth Culture Cult ( countries of commonwealth nations ). To know more about US-INDIA Cultural Exchange, Benefits. The artists will participate to understand, experience and learn about Indian culture and art and it will be a exchange of culture in true sense during their stay at KIAR Artists Residency. The artists will be able to explore the world famous temple architecture dates back to 6th century till date and various crafts and textiles and hand made fabrics as well a true spiritual Indian culture. There are a lot of important places to explore in terms of art, architecture, craft, culture, heritage, textile, wild life , religious monuments of Hinduism,Jainism,Buddhism and a lot of delicious food and beaches to relax.

Posted 8 months ago
By Kalanirvana

Opp: EiE 2019 [ Open for Entries ]

EIE is the premier technology investor showcase. Our annual EIE conference features Scotland´s most promising innovative, data-driven high growth companies, seeking funding from seed to series A.

Posted 4 months ago
By Informatic Ventures

Opp: In The Lab [ Seeking podcast guests ]

New creative dyslexic podcast - In The Lab is looking for amazing creative & nuerodiverse guests to feature on it's weekly podcasts. Whether you're a Maker, Videographer, Illustrator, Jewler or YouTuber if you're are super powered by Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and more! We'd love to have you on the show. For more info email Smart Hopewell at today!

Posted 6 days ago
By In The Lab

Opp: EIFF Works in Progress [ Call For Entries ]

EIFF Works in Progress (EWiP) is a showcase event for UK films, supporting them in their ambitions to reach completion, festival selection or theatrical release. EIFF is committed to developing and enhancing the existing film industry along with supporting and promoting exciting new films and talent. EIFF Works in Progress is a one-day event where invited international sales agents, distributors, producers and festival programmers can get an ahead-of-the-game look at upcoming British feature films. EWiP will offer a selection of quality narrative feature projects which are in production or post-production and are seeking an international sales agent. EWiP 2019 will be held on Sunday 23 June. EWiP will select 10 projects all of which will be eligible for the EWiP cash award of £2,500. This award will be given to the project that EIFF considers to show the most promise, originality and clarity of vision. Each project will present a short pitch including a trailer or clips from the film to invited industry professionals with the aim of providing opportunities for projects to reach completion and be taken to international markets. During the event there will be time for short one-on-one meetings with project producers who can provide more information on their films. Projects must meet the following requirements to enter: the film must be in production or post-production with any potential premiere taking place after EIFF 2019 the film must not have an international sales agent the presentation must include a clip from the film or a trailer (maximum of three minutes) the film must demonstrate a connection to the UK The EIFF selection committee will announce its decision by mid May. If your film is selected the project producer will receive EIFF accreditation, two nights accommodation in Edinburgh and UK return travel. Deadline for applications: Wednesday 01 May If you have any questions please contact For further information, please contact (, or call 0131 228 4051, or visit The deadline is Wednesday 01 May 2019 at 23:55.

Posted one month ago
By Edinburgh International Film Festival

Opp: The Lumen Prize for Art and Technology 2019 [ Open Call ]

Calling all artists engaging with technology The Lumen Prize for Art and Technology celebrates and promotes artists working with technology globally through its annual juried competition and exhibitions. Now in its 8th year, The Lumen Prize has already awarded over $70,000 in prize money. Through our parent, Lumen Art Projects, we have staged over 45 exhibitions in 15 cities worldwide, including London, New York, Shanghai, St Petersburg, Beijing, Cardiff and Athens. Our Prize Fund in 2019 is $11,000. The 2019 Prizes are: Gold Award ($4000) Moving Image ($1000) Still Image ($1000) XR ($1000) 3D/Interactive Award ($1000) The BCS Artificial Intelligence Award ($1000) The Rapoport Award for Women in Art and Technology ($1000) Photomonitor Student Prize ($500) People’s Choice Award ($500) All longlisted artists, finalists and award winners are eligible for Lumen exhibitions, commissions and events. There is an administration fee of US$48 to enter which covers two entries. Any additional artwork is US$24. As a not-for-profit based in the UK, all entry fees go directly towards the prizes and events programme. Questions about the prize? Visit our FAQ page on our website or email

Posted one month ago
By Lumen Art Projects

Opp: Digital Promotion For Business Course [ Fully Funded ]

Working with a number of colleges we are offering a fully funded digital skills course to ANY individual in Scotland (16+) We are keen to spread the word further and let Scottish residents and businesses know about this initiative. The online course is free and there are no catches. Hopefully this is something you would like to support and push out through your networks. We are seeing many people register and complete the course, whether they be a Business Manager who wishes to gain the knowledge in modern marketing techniques to better equip their business in this digital age, or a 16 year old who is wanting to gain another certificate to add to their CV prior to entering the workforce. The nationally accredited NCFE Level 2 Digital Promotion for Business course is fully funded – which means you pay nothing – it is completed through Distance Online Learning of approximately 8 weeks and is available to any Adult in Scotland aged 16 and over. The course consists of the following units: Digital Promotion for Business Understanding Search Engine Optimisation for Business Coordinating the use of Digital Media for Business Coordinating Offline and Digital Media for Business Producing Digital Promotional Content for Business Understanding Social Media Measuring the Effectiveness of Digital Promotional Activity for Business The online course is easy to use and simple to follow and learning can take place at a learner’s own leisure. So all you need to decide now is whether you are interested in furthering your career, enhancing your job prospects or wish to aid your company in being more profitable There are only 2 key requirements in order to be eligible for the full funding of the course: Learner must be over 16 years of age & Must be a resident of Scotland & have resided within any EU country over the last 3 years To register for the course, it is a simple process. All we require is each learners go ahead and the following details: Full Name Of Each Learner: Contact Email Address of Each learner: Contact Number Of Each Learner: Places and funding are limited and for more information about this offer please visit or telephone 0800 254 50 51 or email

Posted 6 months ago
By Digital Skills Scotland

Opp: Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2019 Now Open-Awards & International Showcases

Featuring the best short films of 2019 at international film festivals We're screening 8 nights of short film at cinemas across Edinburgh in 2019 Presenting awards and trophies for the best films selected by our jury for Best Film, & Best Animation & Best Scottish Short! This year, we're also excited to be programming films and film partnerships for our 2019 partners: DC Independent Film Festival (Washington) The Adriatic Film Festival The Sardinia Film Festival Fastnet Film Festival Firenze FilmCorti (Florence) Puppet Animation Scotland Edinburgh Printmakers Max Length 25 minutes, international films welcomed, all genres eligible. Open for entries online

Posted 2 months ago
By Edinburgh Short Film Festival

Opp: The Kelpies Illustration Prize [ Open for Entries ]

Designers and illustrators based in Scotland are asked to submit five illustrations for a children's book on the theme of fables for a chance to win a prize package including a publishing deal. Are you an artist or illustrator based in Scotland? Do youlove children’s books? Then the Kelpies Illustration Prize is for you! We’re looking for imaginative and talented illustrators based in Scotland with a passion for children’s books. Sound like you? Keep reading! We’ve put together a brilliant prize package, designed to support your development as a children’s book illustrator, which includes the following: - A £1,000 cash prize - One year of mentoring by an experienced design team - A publishing contract with Floris Books for an illustrated project - A ticket to the Picture Hooks 2019 conference, plus £100 towards expenses You’ll find full details of what’s on offer in our Terms & Conditions (available on our website). This year, the Kelpies Illustration Prize is all new! Please make sure you read our Guidelines and Terms & Conditions (available on our website) carefully to get to grips with the new submission criteria. This year, we’re asking you to submit five illustrations for a children’s book on the theme of fables. The judges will be looking for imaginative interpretations, dynamic compositions and fully realised characters – both human and animal. You might find inspiration from existing fables from around the world, or new fables that you’ve created. For further information, please contact or visit the link below >>>

Posted 4 months ago
By Floris Books

Opp: Passion 2020

We are producing a large scale community project for 2020 and looking for artists from all genres who would be interested in being part of it. We are beginning to talk to people and are receiving expressions of interest

Posted 5 months ago
By Cutting Edge Theatre