Arts / Media

Study Programme Music and IT Systems Level 1 and Level 2 Bursary if eligible
Job Type: Full-timeLocation: Sheffield 1
Post Date: 27th September 2014Closing Date: 27th May 2015
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Study Programme Music and IT Systems Level 1 and Level 2 Bursary if eligible
Reference: 14534Job Type: Full-timeLocation: Sheffield 1Contact Email: recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk
Starting Date: 27th September 2014Post Date: 27th September 2014Closing Date: 27th May 2015
Job Description

Build your own full time programme around Music and ICT. With a music certificate at the core and Maths and English provided (if you need it), you can pick either a music technology or music performance based programme. The choice is yours! Music technology units include sequencing and sampling, audio recording, dance music production and DJ skills. Performing arts includes preparing, developing and taking part in a performance. You could also choose film making too!

There are options for full time study for one year or up to three years in our industry standard facilities. We will guide you through regular tutorials and sessions so that you can progress with skills, confidence and experience to level 3 Diplomas or stand out from the crowd and get that first step on the employment ladder. Work experience and ICT enrichment activities are also provided as part of the programme.

Music Technology

Develop skills used by top record producers, DJs and artists and have the opportunity to

complete industry standard music qualifications –

NCFE Entry Level Award in Performance Skills

NCFE Level 1 Introductory Award in Music Technology including Sequencing and Recording

NCFE Level 1 Award in Music Technology including DJ Skills

NCFE Level 1 Performance Skills in Music

NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Music Technology including Dance Music Production

NCFE Level 2 Extended Certificate in Music Technology including Sound Effects for Film

NCFE Level 2 Performance Skills in Music

IT

Enjoy a series of ICT enrichment activities centred around app development, design, and exciting blue screen video production.

Training:  Will work towards achieving one main qualification, plus Functional Skills in Maths and English (if you don't have a GCSE grade C or above in Maths or English), ICT optional.  Will have the opportunity to gain work experience and develop practical skills for the work place.

Hours:  Usually around 3 days per week.  The duration of the programme is approximately 600 guided learning hours which is 1 academic year.

Incentives:  Some learners may be able to access bursary funding, if eligible.

Job Requirements

16 - 18 years of age.

How To Apply

If you are interested in any of the vacancies please contact us on Sheffield: 0800 652 9900 between 9.00 and 5.00pm Monday to Thursday and between 10.00 and 4.30pm on Fridays or email recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk including your name, address, date of birth, and the vacancy reference number.

A Mind Apart - Moving Forward Unpaid, will consider refunding bus fares on a case by case basis
Job Type: Full-timeLocation: Sheffield 6
Post Date: 24th September 2014Closing Date: 24th June 2015
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A Mind Apart - Moving Forward Unpaid, will consider refunding bus fares on a case by case basis
Reference: 13743Job Type: Full-timeLocation: Sheffield 6Contact Email: recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk
Starting Date: 24th September 2014Post Date: 24th September 2014Closing Date: 24th June 2015
Job Description

Are you 16 - 18 and want to gain new skills in arts/or associated trades or Social Enterprise leadership?  The Moving Forward: programme could be for you.  You'll learn about CV writing, letter writing and how to apply for a job or get into education. You will have the chance to try out lots of different types of art forms such as street dance, break dancing, acting, media, singing, rapping, film making, set design and much more!  You will work with other people, develop your confidence, work out what you want to do, develop your leadership skills and gain a qualification and even explore a business idea that will benefit the community around you. If you are not interested directly in an art form, you can use an art form such as film making to find out more about a possible career path, or focus more on the Social Enterprise Business qualification. More than anything, this course is aimed to develop you in your creativity, and in turn increase your confidence and self esteem, ready to move forward in employment or education.


Training:  Practical programme which will have a focus on working with and in the local community.  You will develop a CV and a personal development plan which will be an important tool to help you to progress into education or employment.  You will achieve an Award in the Arts (Arts Award) Qualification or a Social Enterprise Qualification (or both if you want). Functional Skills in maths and English.

Hours:   3 days/week (Tues, Wed, Thurs) min of around 10 weeks up to a year.

Incentives:  Unpaid.  Will look at refunding bus fares on a case by case basis.     

Job Requirements

Must be 16 - 18, be interested in gaining new skills or simply just need a safe environment to get back on track with their life. Must not be currently in education, employment or training. Aimed at young people city wide.   

How To Apply

If you are interested in any of the vacancies please contact us on Sheffield: 0800 652 9900 between 9.00 and 5.00pm Monday to Thursday and between 10.00 and 4.30pm on Fridays or email recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk including your name, address, date of birth, and the vacancy reference number.

Study Programme (including Traineeships) - Multimedia, Photography, Film Making, Animation, Art & Design, Graphic & Web Design, Games Design English, Concessionary bus pass for all learners. Eligible learners can apply to the Bursary fund
Job Type: Full-timeLocation: Sheffield 1
Post Date: 27th September 2014Closing Date: 27th June 2015
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Study Programme (including Traineeships) - Multimedia, Photography, Film Making, Animation, Art & Design, Graphic & Web Design, Games Design English, Concessionary bus pass for all learners. Eligible learners can apply to the Bursary fund
Reference: 14166Job Type: Full-timeLocation: Sheffield 1Employer: SHIFTContact Email: recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk
Starting Date: 27th September 2014Post Date: 27th September 2014Closing Date: 27th June 2015
Job Description

The Study Programme with SHIFT offers quality vocational digital media training in Media Production including Web Design, Photography and Graphic Design up to Level 3.  SHIFT now also offer Games Design to Level 2.  You can have the chance to try some taster tasks before deciding what you would like to focus on.  You can work on your Functional English, Maths and ICT, gain preparation for work skills, have planned individual learning supported by group and tutorials and gain ongoing information, advice and guidance.  

Traineeships (option within the Study Programme)

Work preparation for students assessed at pre-apprenticeship level and based on your individual career progression aims. Traineeships can help you to gain the experience required to move into employment, apprenticeships or vocational further education.  Work experience can last between 6 weeks to 5 months.

Training:  Study programme - Range of qualifications are available including Level 1 & 2 in Interactive Media. Level 2 in Animation. Level 1 & 2 in Photography. Level 1 & 2 Graphic Design. Level 2 Moving Image Production. Level 2 in Art and Design.  Games Design Level 2, Level 1 & 2 Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT, Level 1& 2. Employability Skills Level 1 & 2.  GSCEs available in Maths and English from October 2014.

Traineeships – Students can improve their GCSE English and Maths and Interactive Media qualifications up to level 3. 

Hours:  16 – 19 hours/week rising up to 30 hours/week if on a work placement or Traineeships.  Duration of Study Programme – around 1 academic year (540 - 600 guided learning hours).  Traineeships – maximum of 5 months in duration.

Incentives:  Concessionary bus pass provided & travel expenses to and from SHIFT.   Some learners may be entitled to 16 – 19 Bursary.

Job Requirements

Must be 16 – 18. 

How To Apply

If you are interested in any of the vacancies please contact us on Sheffield: 0800 652 9900 between 9.00 and 5.00pm Monday to Thursday and between 10.00 and 4.30pm on Fridays or email recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk including your name, address, date of birth, and the vacancy reference number.

Study Programme Work experience at Bigfoot Music Studio Concessionary bus pass for all learners. Eligible learners can apply to the Bursary fund
Job Type: Full-time
Post Date: 27th September 2014Closing Date: 27th June 2015
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Study Programme Work experience at Bigfoot Music Studio Concessionary bus pass for all learners. Eligible learners can apply to the Bursary fund
Reference: 14186Job Type: Full-timeEmployer: SYTGContact Email: recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk
Starting Date: 27th September 2014Post Date: 27th September 2014Closing Date: 27th June 2015
Job Description

At the music studio learners can take part in sessions on DJ skills, record their own cd and have a taste of sound engineering.

Training:  After an initial assessment, you can also complete Functional Skills qualifications in English and Maths (Entry level to Level 1), Functional Skills English Entry 1 to level 1,

Functional Skills Maths Entry 1 to Level 1, Award / Certificate / Diploma in Employability and Personal Development.

Hours:  Minimum 13 hours per week.  Duration is equivalent to 1 academic year.

Incentives:  Eligible learners can apply to the Bursary fund.  Rates vary depending on individual circumstances. All 16-18 year old learners can apply for a concessionary 70p per trip bus pass.

Job Requirements

Must be 16-18

How To Apply

If you are interested in any of the vacancies please contact us on Sheffield: 0800 652 9900 between 9.00 and 5.00pm Monday to Thursday and between 10.00 and 4.30pm on Fridays or email recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk including your name, address, date of birth, and the vacancy reference number.

Study Programme Music Industry & Motor Vehicle, Traineeships, Interns & Apprenticeships in Music/Creative Industry Bursary if eligible / 2.73/hour if on an Apprenticeship
Job Type: Full-timeLocation: Sheffield 9
Post Date: 27th September 2014Closing Date: 27th June 2015
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Study Programme Music Industry & Motor Vehicle, Traineeships, Interns & Apprenticeships in Music/Creative Industry Bursary if eligible / 2.73/hour if on an Apprenticeship
Reference: 14126Job Type: Full-timeLocation: Sheffield 9Contact Email: recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk
Starting Date: 27th September 2014Post Date: 27th September 2014Closing Date: 27th June 2015
Job Description

DECAT offer Music Industry and Motor Vehicle training, personal and social development skills with chance to achieve a range of qualifications.   .  Opportunities are available in the following areas:

Music Industry

Study Programme

- Music Technology Award Level 1 - 2           NCFE

- Music Technology Certificate Level 1 - 2     NCFE

- Pod Casting Level Level 1 – 2                      NCFE

- Sound Engineering Entry Level  to level 2   NCFE

- Music Performance Entry Level to Level 2  NCFE

- DJ Performance Entry Level to Level 1      NCFE

- Music Technology BTEC National Diploma Level 2 and 3 in association with Rotherham Art & Technology College.

 You will have the opportunity to choose which units you study and can gain hands on experience within the DECAT studios.  You can develop learn and develop your skills in one or several of the following areas:-

DJ skills – gain an introduction to your sound mixing skills in one of 3 DJing suites. Sound Engineering – gain an introduction to using multi-track recording using a portastudio and using a 32 track mixing desk and hard disk recorder.

Music performance - covering practical instrumentation and performance techniques, playing as a group or as a solo artist.

Music Technology – develop new skills in computer based music production including sequencing, using Reason 2.5, Cubase SL/SX digital audio recording and editing, midi and sound synthesis.

Decat also offer…

Traineeships & Internships – gain work experience within the music and creative industry.

Apprenticeships Music Industry Apprenticeships – Diploma Level 3 in Music Industry.

 

Motor Vehicle

Study Programme

- Basic Motor Vehicle Maintenance Award and Certificate - this will offer a good introduction to motor vehicle including motor vehicle maintenance, welding fabrication, body work, vehicle diagnostics and vehicle electricals.  You will be able to gain hands on experience of rebuilding old cars.

- IMI L2 Motor Vehicle Maintenance

- IMI Certificate

As part of all Study Programme you will also work towards

- Employability Skills Level 1 to Level 2 (NCFE)

- ICT Entry Level 1 & 2 (NCFE)

- English and Maths Level 1 & 2 (NCFE)

Hours:  Study Programmes - min of 16 hours per week (Mon, Tues, Wed, and Thurs).  Programmes are for 500 guided learning hours, which is the equivalent to an academic year. 

Apprenticeships minimum of 30 hours/week.  Traineeships and Internships – hours to be confirmed.

Incentives: Bursary available for eligible learners.   In addition DECAT offer weekly travel pass, plus bonus scheme, the learner may achieve up to £150.00 bonus, for attendance and qualifications completed.   Other incentives may be available.

If you are employed as an Apprentice you will receive a minimum of £2.73/hour.

Job Requirements

16 – 18 and no qualifications or previous experience are required for Study Programme. Traineeships and Apprenticeships requirements may vary – check with DECAT.

19 – 24 for Internships.

How To Apply

If you are interested in any of the vacancies please contact us on Sheffield: 0800 652 9900 between 9.00 and 5.00pm Monday to Thursday and between 10.00 and 4.30pm on Fridays or email recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk including your name, address, date of birth, and the vacancy reference number.

Social Media Assistant Apprenticeship 2.73/hour
Job Type: Full-timeLocation: Sheffield 1
Post Date: 25th September 2014Closing Date: 22nd October 2015
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Social Media Assistant Apprenticeship 2.73/hour
Reference: 14678Job Type: Full-timeLocation: Sheffield 1Contact Email: recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk
Starting Date: 25th September 2014Post Date: 25th September 2014Closing Date: 22nd October 2015
Job Description

An enthusiastic person who is passionate about travel and has the desire to join a growing entrepreneurial company based in Sheffield 1 is required. This is an exciting and varied role covering all aspects of Digital Marketing through Social Media. The applicant must have an excellent standard of literacy, numeracy, good communication skills and a keen eye for detail. Applicants who have used software and various Social Media platforms would also do well in this role.   The chief aim is to help the right person to develop their business administration skills and expertise to further their career within other areas of the company i.e. business management, marketing or sales. In return, they ask for commitment to your personal development and to use this role within the company to gain the necessary experience and skills.

You will be responsible for:

- Assisting with copy-writing and contributing ideas for creative content and marketing activities across various online and off-line channels.

- Content and data capture review and amendments.

- General administration, sales and marketing support activities.

- Supporting the sales director and other team members with various tasks.

This is a great chance to develop and grow a role and make a real impact in the long-term


Requirements:  Ideally a minimum 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths and English (or equivalents).  Excellent numeracy and literacy skills.   Proficient in any additional languages alongside English.  Basic knowledge of office software products such Microsoft Office, Apple iWorks, Google Document Apps, GMail and Outlook will be preferred.   Applicants who have used blogging software and various Social Media platforms would also do well in this role. Good interpersonal and communication skills required.  Should have initiative and desire to improve the customer experience.   Should be able to assess and suggest improvements.  Able to work on your own and as part of a strong team.  Attention to detail, ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.


Training:  Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Social Media and Digital Marketing.  The learning provider is 3aaa.  Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Social Media Academy based in Sheffield. Successful candidates will be required to attend the Academy for block release in the first week of training and day release every month for 5 months, the remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace. The Apprentice will work towards an Apprenticeship for Social Media and Digital Marketing. The qualifications consist of Level 3 Diploma in Social Media for Business, Level 2 Functional Skills English, Maths, ICT (if applicable).

Hours:  Monday – Friday 9am-5.30pm 37.5 hours/week.

Pay:  £2.73/hour

Job Requirements

Ideally a minimum 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths and English (or equivalents).  Excellent numeracy and literacy skills.   Proficient in any additional languages alongside English.  Basic knowledge of office software products such Microsoft Office, Apple iWorks, Google Document Apps, GMail and Outlook will be preferred.   Applicants who have used blogging software and various Social Media platforms would also do well in this role. Good interpersonal and communication skills required.  Should have initiative and desire to improve the customer experience.   Should be able to assess and suggest improvements.  Able to work on your own and as part of a strong team.  Attention to detail, ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.

How To Apply

If you are interested in any of the vacancies please contact us on Sheffield: 0800 652 9900 between 9.00 and 5.00pm Monday to Thursday and between 10.00 and 4.30pm on Fridays or email recruitment.service@sheffieldfutures.org.uk including your name, address, date of birth, and the vacancy reference number.

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